Jonathan J. Russell
Achievement Award

Jonathan J. Russell (89) has been a legal advocate for his clients throughout all phases of the litigation process, obtaining successful verdicts and awards before judges, juries and arbitration panels, and handling matters before the state courts in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, as well as in Federal Court in the Eastern and Middle Districts of Pennsylvania. He is also admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court. In 2006, for his accomplishments in representing victims of negligence, Jonathan was recognized by Philadelphia Magazine, as a “Pennsylvania SuperLawyer Rising Star”. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of Justice, the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the “Million Dollar Advocates Forum”, a distinction reserved for less than 1% of the attorneys in the United States. Jonathan has conducted public seminars on estate planning and wealth preservation, has provided seminars and legal counsel to local non-profit organizations in the area risk management, and continues to serve on the boards of various charitable organizations. He has been a 11-year member of the ENC Board of Trustees, serving as Executive Committee Treasurer and Finance Committee Secretary, and is a member of the Lansdale (Immanuel), PA Church of the Nazarene, where he serves on the Church Board and on the finance and policy committee, and for 15+ years has led an adult Bible fellowship small group. Jonathan has been a member of the law firm of Drake, Hileman & Davis, P.C. since 1993 and a partner/shareholder since 1998, having received his law degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1992. He and his wife, Jan, have three children.