Russ Heldman, Esq.

Rule 31 Listed General Civil/Family Mediator

Fields of Practice:

Civil Mediation: Rule 31 Listed General Civil/Family Mediator

Civil Litigation: Personal Injury; Business

Family Law: Divorce; Marital Estates; Parenting Issues; Child Support

Appellate Law: Civil and Domestic Appeals


National Judicial College: General Jurisdiction, 2000
Judicial Academy of Tennessee, 1998
Vanderbilt University Masters of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 2000
Vanderbilt University School of Law J.D., 1982
Vanderbilt University B.A., 1979
Montgomery Bell Academy, 1975

Professional Achievement:

Circuit Court Judge, 21st Judicial District, 1998-2006
(Williamson, Hickman, Lewis and Perry counties)
Special Judge, Tennessee Court of Appeals, 2003
Tennessee Supreme Court Law Clerk, 1982-1983
Williamson County Bar Association
John Marshall American Inns of Court

You Should Know:

Russ has participated in more than 1,000 private civil mediations since 2006. Civil mediation is a private, less expensive way of settling law suits outside of the court room.