From a broad general background at the common law bar, Martin Russell has developed a practice specialising in public law and judicial review (including human rights), housing and property (including both public and private sector work). He has appeared in a number of the leading cases in these areas He also maintains an interest in other areas of common law, including general contract and tort, and has particular expertise in issues relating to wills, probate and executors.

Martin is also an accredited mediator with experience of conducting mediations in a wide range of disputes.

If you would like more information about Martin’s practice, please contact his clerks or call +44 (0)20 7405 6114.

Notable cases


  • LLB (Bristol)

Lectures & seminars

Martin contributes regularly to Chambers ongoing seminar programmes on public law and related topics.