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Licenses, Awards and Memberships

Georgetown, TX Award Winning Criminal Defense Attorney

Since 1994, Georgetown, Tx based criminal defense lawyer Russ Hunt, Jr. has represented individuals accused of state and federal crimes in Williamson, McLennan and Travis counties and across Central Texas. He is Board Certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.  He served as President of both the Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and as President of the Williamson County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.  Russ has also been awarded the coveted "AV" rating by the prestigious Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory and named by Texas Monthly Magazine as one of Texas' Super Lawyers in the area of criminal defense.


Board Certified in Criminal Law,  Texas Board of Legal Specialization , 2000-present


Speaking Engagements

  • 2008–“Probation Revocations” for ACDLA “Nuts and Bolts Seminar”
  • 2008–“Challenging and Litigating Inventory Searches” for Austin CDLA Friday Lunch Seminar
  • 2009–“Challenging and Litigating Inventory Searches” for McLennan CDLA Friday Lunch Seminar
  • 2014–“Trying a Death Penalty Case” for Williamson CLDA Lunch Seminar
  • 2015–“Legislative Update” Williamson CLDA Lunch Seminar
  • 2016–“Developing a Theory of the Case” Austin Bar Association/CAPDS Capital Murder Defense Seminar
  • 2017-"Pretrial Motions Practice" Bell County Bar Association Spring CLE
  • 2017-"Death Penalty Law" Bell County Bar Association Fall CLE
  • 2017-"Capital Jury Selection" Austin Bar Association/Capital Area Private Defender Service Capital Murder Seminar
  • 2018-"General Voir Dire in Capital Cases" Center for International and American Law
  • 2018-"Developing a Theory of the Case" and "Using Mitigation"-TCDLA capital murder defense seminar South Padre Island
  • 2018-"Capital Jury Selection"-CAPDS Capital Murder Seminar
  • 2019-"Trying Homicide Cases" ACDLA brown bag seminar
  • 2019-"Capital Jury Selection"-CAPDS Capital Murder Seminar

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You Are Not Alone

Criminal charges bring some of the toughest stress you'll ever deal with. In difficult times--and especially against the tough state and federal prosecutors in Williamson and Travis counties--you'll need an aggressive and determined advocate by your side. An accessible and dedicated ally, Russ tirelessly fights for your best possible outcome.

Georgetown Office
310 South Austin Avenue
Georgetown, TX 78626
(512) 930-0860
Austin Satellite Office--Meetings Here are by Appointment Only
902 East 5th Street , Suite 108
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 474-5114
(512) 857-0746 (fax)