Russell Hunt, Sr.

The law office of Russ Hunt, Sr.
425 Austin Ave., Suite 1202
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