Practices

Real Estate

Corporate

Banking

Education

J.D. The University of Texas School of Law, 1983, with honors

B.B.A. The University of Texas, 1980, with highest honors

Bar Admissions

State of Texas, 1984

Russell Norment has practiced in the areas of commercial real estate and banking for over 32 years. He represents lenders, borrowers, landlords, tenants, developers, contractors, buyers and sellers in a wide range of commercial transactions. He also has substantial experience in commercial  leasing, representing both landlords, developers and tenants. Mr. Norment represents businesses and individuals in the formation of business entities, asset sales and acquisitions, and general contract negotiation, preparation and enforcement.

Mr. Norment is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review, signifying the highest level of professional excellence and adherence to the highest ethical standards – a distinction achieved by fewer than 5% of attorneys nationwide. Mr. Norment was recognized by Thomson Reuters in Texas Monthly in 2005, 2007, and from 2009-2012 as a Super Lawyer in Real Estate – signifying a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement in his practice area. He was also chosen by his peers for inclusion in the List of Top Attorneys in 2011 and 2015 for Real Estate in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine.

Presentations

Legal and Practical Issues in Commercial Leases, Fourth Annual Blackstone Seminar

Community

Elder and Sunday School Teacher, First Presbyterian Church of Fort Worth

Board of Directors, Paschal High School Booster Club

Professional Recognition

Rated AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review

Super Lawyer in Real Estate by Thomson Reuters, Texas Monthly (2005, 2007, 2009-2012)

List of Top Attorneys for Real Estate in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine (2011, 2015)

Memberships

State Bar of Texas

Tarrant County Bar Association

Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Fellow, Tarrant County Bar Foundation