Russ Brown represents businesses and executives, with a focus on labor and employment law. He is an adept team builder and leader, quarterbacking customized Brown Fox legal teams designed to serve clients’ unique needs in a wide range of business-oriented practice areas.
Clients appreciate that Mr. Brown understands that business on the ground cannot be governed by detached legal theory. He applies strong legal counseling to clients’ real-world business challenges and opportunities to achieve the best possible results for his clients. He relishes the role of running point for clients’ needs, acting as legal advisor, problem-solver, and wise counsel.
Mr. Brown is active in the community, and currently serves on various non-profit boards and leads the Dallas Justice legal ministry. He has trained judges and lawyers on three continents, chaired fundraisers for local and international ministries, and written as a guest columnist for the Dallas Morning News on charitable endeavors.
Mr. Brown is regularly recognized for his legal acumen, with numerous honors as a Super Lawyer and Rising Star, and other business leadership awards from Dallas Business Journal and D Magazine. Mr. Brown co-founded Brown Fox and serves as Managing Partner.
‘Character matters’ isn’t just a hollow tagline – it’s the way Russ and the Brown Fox team live and work. That’s why I hire Brown Fox personally and refer my friends to them for all different sorts of legal matters.- Managing Partner of Private Equity Fund
When you hire counsel, you care about the results – and Russ Brown and Brown Fox work hard to achieve those. It also matters how they achieve those results. And honoring you or your company’s values, vision, reputation, and character matter too. The trust, integrity, and insight they exhibit will last well beyond a single matter and you will find Russ and his team an extension of yours.- Client, former colleague and community leader
Russ’s law firm is the best we’ve ever worked with. They’re reliable and trustworthy, and the counsel they give has been instrumental to the success of our business. We look forward to continuing to work with them for years to come.- Founder and CEO of digital media company
Baseball taught me about hard work, grit, success and failure. My playing days are far in the rearview mirror, but the joy that comes from coaching my boys in a game that was once such a big part of my life couldn’t be more alive.
Fly fishing requires focus, finesse, attention to detail, adaptability, and a lot of patience. The challenges are many, but the reward of landing a beautiful trout in a mountain river is hard to beat.
Learning that I could use my time, treasure, and talents as a lawyer to help tackle dark injustices in the world was truly a game changer for me. Working alongside IJM changed my heart, worldview, and career focus.
More About Russ Brown
A Lubbock native raised in Tucson, Arizona, Mr. Brown calls the Dallas area home and lives in Highland Park with his wife, Renée, three children, and family dog. He enjoys fly fishing, coaching his children’s various sports teams, and ministry work with Dallas Justice. He’s an avid fan of the Arizona Wildcats, Texas Rangers, and Dallas Cowboys. Mr. Brown and his wife are members of Watermark Community Church.