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Key Practice Fields

  • Arbitration
  • Commercial Property Disputes
  • Construction and Design Disputes
  • Corporate Insolvency and Restructures
  • Corporate and Business Disputes
  • Corporations Law
  • Directors and Officers; Fraud, Misconduct and Insurance
  • Partnership and Shareholder Disputes
  • Professional Negligence

Millie Russell has over 10 years of broad experience in a wide range of complex commercial disputes.

She has particular experience in building and construction law, corporations law and corporate insolvency.

Millie also has experience in large scale, complex design and construction disputes.  She has acted for international top tier engineering firms, international specialist constructors and Australian construction companies of all sizes in private arbitrations, ICC arbitrations and disputes in superior Courts in Australia.


  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Queensland, 2007

Professional Admissions

  • Admitted as solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland, 2009
  • Admitted as solicitor of the High Court of Australia, 2009

Professional Recognition

  • Recommended Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Lawyer, Queensland, Doyles Guide 2023

Professional Publications and Committees

  • Member, Queensland Law Society
  • Member, Queensland Law Society Ethics Committee

Professional Experience

  • Partner, Russells, 2020 to present
  • Senior Associate, Russells, 2019-20
  • Special Counsel – Litigation, Ellem Warren, 2019
  • Senior Lawyer, Schweikert Harris, 2017-18
  • Senior Associate, McBride Legal, 2014-16
  • Solicitor, Jason Nott Solicitors, 2012-14
  • Solicitor, Russells (formerly Russell and Company), 2009-12
  • Graduate Lawyer, Russell and Company, 2008-09