5 Essex Court

Russell Fortt

Call 1999


Russell Fortt Awards
Russell Fortt Awards
Russell Fortt Awards
Russell Fortt Awards
Russell Fortt Awards

"He was very well prepared and displayed good attention to detail. He was also highly skilled in court, and very good in his interactions with the judge and the claimant on the other side." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2021
"Very collaborative – he treats it as a team effort." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2021
"A robust advocate with a firm grasp of the law." Legal 500 2021
"Very bright, has a good attention to detail and thinks outside box." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2020
"He handles a number of quite tricky cases and is a very safe pair of hands." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2020
"Robust, steadfast, thorough, and very reliable." (Police Law) Legal 500 2020
"He has a really outstanding intellect and is a properly impressive advocate." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"Level-headed, bright, approachable and willing to respond to queries." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
‘He responds quickly and adopts an outside-the-box approach to litigation.’ (Police Law - Defendant) Legal 500 2019
Ranked as a police law specialist in which he has in current and past editions been described as ‘tireless and dedicated’ and as having ‘excellent paperwork and breadth of experience’. Chambers UK
“He is a good communicator, responds quickly and has excellent written submissions.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“He has good experience and is regarded as a safe pair of hands.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
“He has superior cross-examination skills and is impressive in terms of his oral submissions.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2015
“He has an excellent grasp on the interpretation of very complex law and has the ability to cope under extreme pressure.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2014
“Gives sound and well thought-through, structured advice. He also turns things around very quickly.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2014