Elizabeth (Liz) Russell


Liz Russell works closely with our clients to understand and meeting their billing guidelines, create pricing and alternative fee arrangements specific to their needs, and to share insights and ideas.

Having been with Schwabe for over 30 years, Liz has substantial knowledge of the legal industry billing structure and best practices. Liz has implemented countless technological improvements and process efficiencies. An innate ability to spot problems before they happen, combined with her depth of knowledge concerning practice areas, attorneys, and clients, makes her an invaluable and trusted advisor.

Liz also serves on several firm committees, including the Attorney Lateral Integration Committee, Centralized Intake Committee, Credit and Collections Committee, and Innovation Lab. She is the Chair of the National Association of Credit Management Legal Services Group Portland.

Memberships & Awards


  • National Association of Credit Management, Legal Services Group Portland, Chair (2008-present)


Outside The Office