Russell Brown Jr. primarily focuses his practice on criminal defense and post-conviction relief. He has helped many clients take advantage of the new expungement laws, providing them a clean slate. Mr. Brown also has experience navigating through the complex laws and administrative regulations of the Bureau of Motor Vehicles, assisting clients with obtaining a valid driver’s license.
Mr. Brown’s experience also includes criminal appeals. He has successfully written briefs and participated in oral arguments, obtaining relief for clients. In addition to criminal defense, Mr. Brown also has experience in education and personal injury. When not at the office, Mr. Brown enjoys coaching his son in sports and officiating varsity basketball games in the area.
- United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
- State Bar of Indiana
- State of Illinois as Bar Admission
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers as Association
Mr. Brown received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Indiana University Bloomington in 2007 where he majored in Sports Marketing and Management with a Business Minor. He received his Juris Doctor Degree from Valparaiso University School of Law in 2010, graduating magna cum laude.
While in law school, Mr. Brown served as an extern for the Honorable William E. Alexa of the Porter County Superior Court. He was a law clerk for Woodward, Buls, Blaskovich & King and served as a Teaching Assistant to the Legal Writing Department.
- Indiana State Bar Association
- Lake County Bar Association
- American Bar Association
- National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys
Mr. Brown is a member in good standing with the Indiana State Bar Association and the Lake County Bar Association.