Russell F. Wenk

Russell F. Wenk

Goodyear, Arizona

Russell F. Wenk is an "AV Preeminent" Peer Review Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability. He graduated from Peoria High School in 1991 and enlisted in the US Navy. He received his honorable discharge in 1996 and began his studies at Arizona State University. After graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2001 and was accepted to the John Marshall School of Law at the University of Akron. Mr. Wenk graduated cum laude from law school in 2005 and began working for a large law firm in downtown Phoenix. In 2007 he started his own firm that continues today as Lincoln & Wenk.

When not in the office Mr. Wenk enjoys camping with his family and working on his old Jeep. Being originally from Cleveland, Mr. Wenk is a Browns, Indians and Cavs fan. Of course he still cheers for the Cardinals, Diamondbacks and Suns. Mr. Wenk remains active in various veterans' support groups and organizations.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy
  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • Arizona, 2005
  • U.S. District Court District of Arizona, 2005


  • University of Akron School of Law, Akron, Ohio
    • J.D. cum laude - 2005
  • Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona
    • B.S. magna cum laude - 2001
    • Honors: Dean's List (1999 - 2001)
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Honors and Awards

  • "AV Preeminent" Peer Review Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice, 2007 - Present
  • Arizona Trial Lawyers Association, 2007 - Present
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
  • Arizona Association of Family Law Attorneys

Past Employment Positions

  • US Navy, 1991 - 1996

Pro Bono Activities

  • Family Lawyers Assistance Program