About Us

NRW LAW Office 
Necol Russell-Washington, Esq.


Professional Experience:

Counsel clients on, review, negotiate and draft contracts and other legal documents that may be needed for the multitude of transactions arising in the life cycle of a business or non-profit organization including initial choice of business entity, effective governance and management structures, federal, state and local tax planning, tax-exempt compliance and governance issues. 

In addition, represent clients in Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy and domestic relations.

Past corporate trust officer for a national financial institution; served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army; former staff attorney in the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas, Division of Domestic Relations and Juvenile Branch.


  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    LL.M., Business & Taxation, 2005
  • The Ohio State University (Moritz) College of Law, 
    Columbus, Ohio, Juris Doctorate, 2000
  • Franklin University, Columbus, Ohio
    B.S., cum laude, Business Management, 1996

Bar Adm:

Ohio, 2001; U.S. District Court of Southern District of Ohio, 2002, 
U.S. Tax Court, 2008

Professional Recognitions:

Ohio Rising Stars, Ohio Super Lawyers, 
Business/Corporate & Tax.

Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • Columbus Bar Association, Business Taxation Committee,
    Co-Chair, 2008 to 2010
  • Member, American and Ohio State and Columbus Bar Associations
  • Adjunct Professor, Wilberforce University, 2001 to 2017
  • Franklin County Children Services, 2004 to present
    Board Chair, 2008 to 2017
    Budget and Finance Committee, Chair, 2007
  • Huckleberry House, 2007 to 2015
    Nominations Committee, Chair, 2008