The beverage industry is thriving in the Pacific Northwest. Cosgrave’s beverage law group brings energy, creativity, and passion to providing individual solutions to our clients. From craft breweries, distilleries, cideries, winemakers, and other businesses that serve the industry, Cosgrave’s beverage law attorneys are able to help businesses with an array of legal needs.
Russ Rotondi is Chair of the beverage law group. Russ helped develop this niche practice to serve an industry that he is passionate about. He regularly attends industry events and networks with other business leaders in the Pacific Northwest who serve the craft beer, wine and spirits industries. In 2012, Cosgrave launched a beer blog that was developed to keep our clients and enthusiasts informed about what’s brewing in the law. In 2015, Russ co-founded the Craft Beverage Industry Group (C-BIG), a group of advisers and advocates dedicated to the education, growth and sustainability of Oregon’s craft beverage entrepreneurs.