Salvatore J. Russo, ESQ. '74

Advancement Committee, Chair of Governance
Salvatore J. Russo, Esq., is a partner in the Corporate-Health Department of the national law firm of Fox Rothschild, LLP resident in its New York City Office. There, Mr. Russo practices in the area of health law. Mr. Russo was previously the Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary to the Board of Directors, and a Corporate Officer at NYC Health + Hospitals. Mr. Russo has over thirty (30) years of experience as a lawyer  - serving twenty-seven (27) of those years in various attorney titles at NYC Health + Hospitals. In addition to his legal experience at NYC Health + Hospitals, he previously worked as the In-house Counsel for Maimonides Medical Center of Brooklyn, Director of Legal Affairs for the Greater New York Hospital Association, and Counsel to the Metropolitan Health Administrators’ Association. A proud member of the class of 1974, Salvatore and his wife have three children: Stephen ’10, Matthew ’13 and Christopher ’14.


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