Russell D. Hunt Sr.

Russell D. Hunt Sr.

Attorney
Location:
Waco, Texas
Phone:
254-304-6354
Fax:
254-753-8118
Email:

Year Joined Firm

  • 1985

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal Defense
  • Assault; Assault Family Violence; Aggravated Assault
  • Conspiracy
  • Domestic violence
  • Drug offenses
  • DWI/DUI
  • Gun violations
  • Homicide; Murder; Capital Murder
  • Sex offenses
  • Child Pornography
  • Theft
  • White collar crimes

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1990
  • Criminal Law, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1992

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D. - 1977
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    • M.S.Ed. - 1969
    • Major: Secondary Education
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • B.A. - 1964
    • Major: The Humanities

Classes/Seminars

  • Seminar Presenter, Federal Bar Association
  • Guest Lecturer, Baylor Law School

Honors and Awards

  • Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory "AV" rated
  • Honored Endowment Fund Scholar, College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Board Certified in Criminal Law by both Texas Board of Legal Specialization and National Board of Trial Advocacy
  • Sustaining Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Texas Access to Justice Commission, Gold Member
  • Fellow of the American College of Board Certified Attorneys

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Federal Bar Association, Former Treasurer, National Delegate, Waco Chapter, 1995 - Present
  • Waco McLennan County Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member and Former Board Member
  • Texas Association of Board Certified Specialists in Criminal Law, Member
  • Academy of Certified Trial Lawyers of Minnesota, Member
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Member
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Life Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Fulbright, Winniford, Bice & Marable, Waco, Texas, Associate, 1981 - 1985
  • McLennan County District Attorney's Office, Waco, Texas, Assistant District Attorney, 1977 - 1981