Real Estate




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 36 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.

For over 20 years Mr. Norment has been  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, 2015, and 2018-2019 for Real Estate in Fort Worth, Texas Magazine.


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


Elder, First Presbyterian Church of Fort Worth

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, and 2018-2019)


State Bar of Texas

Tarrant County Bar Association

Sustaining Life Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation

Sustaining Life Fellow, Tarrant County Bar Foundation