Russell J. McEwan - Littler Mendelson P.C.

Russell J. McEwan

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 973-848-4742

Russell J. McEwan brings a mature business sense and legal acumen to labor and employment-related issues faced by clients in a variety of industries, including retail, construction, manufacturing, service, hospitality, and transportation. He has represented clients in federal and state court litigation, at the bargaining table, before arbitrators, and before workplace regulatory agencies, including the National Labor Relations Board.  His practice also includes pro-active counseling to avoid litigation, designing employment agreements and policies, and training supervisory employees on a variety of workplace issues. He has also achieved excellent results for construction industry employers in matters involving pre-hire agreements and project labor agreements, prevailing wages, and issues related to government contracting.

Prior to receiving his juris doctorate, Russell was employed by a commercial bank in New York City as a business banker and in the general counsel’s office of a major accounting firm.

New York Law SchoolJ.D. Rutgers, The State University of New JerseyBA
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMonmouth Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York


Office Location

One Newark Center, Eighth Floor
1085 Raymond Boulevard
Newark, NJ 07102
United States


Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management