C. Russell Canestraro


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Phone: 614-221-3318
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Russ is a partner with ACML working primarily out of Columbus.  He does travel to the Jackson office on a weekly basis. With 20 years of experience, Russ focuses his practice on workers compensation and litigation.  He is a frequent speaker on various topics related to workers’ compensation.

Russ is a native of Urbana, OH and graduated from Urbana High School in 1984. He received his undergraduate degree from the Ohio State University in 1988. Law school was completed in 1991 at Ohio Northern University.

Russ is married to his high school sweet heart. He and Monica have been blessed with five children, of which two are adopted.



  • Ohio Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District, Ohio

Membership Affiliates

  • Ohio Association of Justice
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association


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