B. Russell Horton
- Commercial and Business Litigation
- Intellectual Property Litigation
- Professional Liability Litigation
- Serious Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
Russ Horton has broad and extensive experience in litigation. His practice includes the representation of companies, partnerships, and individuals in resolving complex commercial, patent, trade secret, antitrust, and securities disputes. Russ’s practice includes the representation of both plaintiffs and defendants.
Russ is board-certified in Civil Trial Law and Personal Injury Trial Law. Russ speaks frequently at seminars on trial strategy and advocacy. He has been a member of the District 9A Grievance Council, the American Inns of Court, and the Texas Pattern Jury Charge Committee.
Russ’s practice includes trial and appellate matters in state and federal courts throughout Texas. In addition, Mr. Horton is often asked to advise businesses and individuals in dealing with existing or potential disputes.
Russ has been recognized for his skill and integrity, receiving the highest rating from his peers. Russ’s colleagues have given him an AV® Preeminent (5.0) rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the highest rating for competence and ethics. (AV® and AV Preeminent® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.) He was named Lawyer of the Year for Securities Litigation in Austin, TX by The Best Lawyers in America© for 2017. Russ also was selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers® in 2003-2004 and 2014 – 2016 and in The Best Lawyers in America© in 2014-2017. He was honored by Texas Lawyer magazine for obtaining a Top Texas Verdict in 2011.