If you have not already seen the Court's Press Release, Judge John Russo was unanimously elected as the new Administrative Judge of the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court. He will start his term in January, where his responsibilities will include presiding over the docket and working on Court policies. The Court's Press Release provides a great snapshot of Judge Russo's background, education and extensive involvement in the legal community. When commenting on his upcoming roles, Judge Russo was quoted as saying:
“I am excited about leading the Court forward in a collaborative approach with those involved in
the Justice System. I want the opportunity to have a positive working relationship with all the
work force that makes up the General Division of the Court of Common Pleas."