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Russell O'Brien

Russell O'Brien

also known as Rusty O'Brien

Practice areas:

Immigration, Criminal Defense, Family

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1998

  1. Immigration: 90%
    18 years
  2. Family: 5%
    18 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 5%
    18 years

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Shawn D. Meade

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Shawn Meade Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

6010 Brownsboro Park Blvd
Suite H
Louisville, KY, 40207


KYAuthorized to practice law199808/27/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
Best Lawyers in LouisvilleBest Lawyers in Louisville2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerO'Brien Law Group2008 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Dennis M. Clare1997 - 2008
law clerkHummel & Coan1996 - 1997

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kentucky Bar AssociationN/A1998 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (MidSouth chapter)N/A1998 - Present
Louisville Bar AssociationN/A1998 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Hoy En Las Americasweekly column2008

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of LouisvilleLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Brigham Young UniversityInternational StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1994

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
USCIS Stakeholders MeetingUnauthorized Practice of Immigration Law2013
International Law SocietyPracticing Immigration Law2008
AILA National Conference, Vancouver, CanadaNuts & Bolts of Asylum, Withholding, and CAT2008
Federal Bar CLE, Memphis, TNSeeking Relief in Removal Proceedings Before the Immigration Court2007
WKU International Student ConferenceImmigrant and Non-immigrant visa procedures2006
AILA National Conference, San AntonioEthical Considerations in the Practice of Law2006