Russell is a Barrister and partner at PHP Law and has extensive experience in advising schools on all matters in relation to GDPR. He was on the DfE working party which assisted in the introduction of GDPR in 2018. Russell advises schools on a regular basis on all aspects of GDPRs and assists with drafting policies as well as providing training. He also regularly advises schools on GDPR issues which arise in connection with parental complaints, disputes between parents as well as subject access requests, freedom of information requests and when issues arise, with the Information Commissioner. Russell is an education specialist and provides advice in relation to all aspects of education law including special educational needs, disability discrimination, exclusions, admissions and all employment related matters.