V. Russo, Esq. is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of The Phia Group
LLC; an experienced provider of health care cost containment techniques
offering comprehensive claims recovery, plan document and consulting services
designed to control health care costs and protect plan assets. The Phia Group’s
overall mission is to reduce the cost of plans through its recovery strategies,
innovative technologies, and legal expertise.
Russo is also the founder and managing partner of The Law Offices of Russo
& Minchoff, a full-service law firm with offices in Boston and Braintree,
MA. Attorney Russo’s practice is devoted to representing employers, plan
fiduciaries, third-party administrators and carriers in employment and employee
benefits matters throughout the United States. He is a frequent speaker
and author on health care and employee benefits topics at webinars, conferences
and seminars across the country.
Russo obtained a Juris Doctorate degree from Suffolk University Law School and
a Masters Degree in Finance from the Frank Sawyer School of Management at
Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts. He also acquired an
undergraduate degree from Suffolk University, where he double majored in Political
Science and Public Relations. He was recognized by Suffolk University with the
2005 Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award.
Russo is the 2018 Chairman-Elect of the Board of Directors for the
Self-Insurance Institute of America, Inc. (SIIA) and serves on the Board of the
Massachusetts Association of Health Underwriters (MAHU). He also proudly serves
on the Board of Directors at the Boys & Girls Club of Brockton,
Massachusetts. Attorney Russo is admitted to the Massachusetts Bar, the
U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United
and his wife Kelly have four wonderful children - Soli, Maeve, Samuel and
Shae. In addition to spending his spare time with his family and friends,
Adam enjoys watching his beloved Cleveland Indians baseball team.