J.D.-Jones School of Law, 2011
B.A.- University of Alabama in Huntsville, 2005
Admitted in: Alabama
Civil Trial Practice
Criminal Trial Practice
Domestic Relations & Family Law
Mr. Prickett joined the Cole Law Firm in 2012 after serving as the chief legal clerk for four Circuit Court Judges. His experience working so closely with these judges gave Mr. Prickett valuable insight that he uses in his daily law practice for the benefit of his clients.
Mr. Prickett heads up the firm's appellate practice and takes the primary role in drafting substantive motions at the trial court level. Quickly gaining a reputation for creative and intelligent legal writings, Mr. Prickett has been at the center of a number of high profile cases. He has argued successfully to the Alabama Supreme Court, resulting in a lower court opinion being overturned and has had recent and well publicized success in federal court as well.
Respected among his peers, Mr. Prickett serves as the President of the Morgan County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division.
Russ is a Decatur native and very active in the community as a member of Rotary and Ducks Unlimited.