Frank Russo

Associate General Counsel

The CPAC Foundation is thrilled to announce that we have hired Frank Russo as Associate General Counsel and Director of the ACUF Prosecutors and Law Enforcement Advisory Council.

Mr. Russo’s background will bring a valuable skillset to the team and allow us to continue our effective work in driving conservative justice policies throughout the country.

Before joining us at CPAC, Mr. Russo was the Director of Government and Legislative Affairs at the National District Attorneys Association – recognized as the leading source of national expertise on the prosecution function. There, he helped provide the prosecutor perspective on issues including human trafficking, drug policy, forensic science, domestic violence, electronic evidence, asset forfeiture, child abuse, juvenile justice, and more.

Mr. Russo also brings experience from Capitol Hill. He worked with the House Judiciary Committee under Representative Bob Goodlatte, as well as worked for the Senate Judiciary Committee under Senator Ted Cruz.

He is a graduate of the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law and received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia. He holds a license to practice law in the State of Georgia.