Russell Hunt, Sr.

Hunt & Tuegel, PLLC
425 Austin Ave., Suite 1208
P.O Box 726
Waco, TX 76703

Year Joined Firm


Areas of Practice

  Arson  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  


  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  


  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 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