Russell D. Hunt Sr.

  • Attorney, 1977


Waco, TX





Areas Of Practice

  • Criminal Defense 100%
  • Assault; Assault Family Violence; Aggravated Assault
  • Conspiracy
  • Domestic violence
  • Drug offenses
  • 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


  • 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
  • Sustaining Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Texas Access to Justice Commission, Gold Member
  • American College of Board Certified Attorneys, Fellow

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Federal Bar Association, Former Treasurer, National Delegate, Waco Chapter, 1995 to 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
  • 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 to 1985
  • McLennan County District Attorney's Office, Waco, Texas, Assistant District Attorney, 1977 to 1981