Aggressive Legal Representation When The Stakes Are High

Russell W. Brown Jr.

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Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense
  • Personal Injury
Rated By Super Lawyers | Rising Stars | Russell W. Brown, Jr. |


To offer top-notch legal services to all clients, Russell W. Brown, Jr. founded The Region Lawyers. With years of experience in both personal injury and criminal defense, Mr. Brown is qualified to make sure that clients are placed in the best potential position for success. He frequently goes to national conferences to stay up to date on legal developments.

For clients facing charges of homicide, rape, operating while intoxicated (OWI), battery, various drug and narcotics selling, fraud, theft, and other felonies, Mr. Brown has obtained not guilty verdicts. In numerous counties throughout the state of Indiana, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, he has defended the interests of hundreds of clients.

Additionally, Mr. Brown has a considerable amount of experience in criminal appeals. He has successfully prepared briefs and taken part in oral arguments, including those before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit.

Many of Mr. Brown's clients have benefited from the new expungement legislation, giving them a fresh start in life. Mr. Brown enjoys being outside with his family and friends, and coaching his sons' sports teams when he isn't at the office.


  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
    • Juris Doctor - 2010
    • Honors: magna cum laude
  • Indiana University-Bloomington
    • B.S., Bachelor of Science - 2007
    • Major: Sports Marketing
    • Minor: Management with a Business


  • English

Professional Associations

  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Lake County Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Porter County Bar Association

Current Employment Position

  • Founding Attorney

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 2011
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
  • Illinois