David L. Russell

Born in Sapulpa, Oklahoma, David L. Russell is the grandson of a pioneer of one of Oklahoma’s land runs. Russell has been a United States District Judge for more than 20 years, was United States Attorney on two occasions, and served as legal counsel to United States Senator Dewey F. Bartlett. He resides in Oklahoma City with his wife, Dana.

Hall of Fame Inductee

David L. Russell
was inducted into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame in

Recent Publications

Law & Laughter: Lee West

Lee West was a beloved public servant and teacher who taught that life should be fun. He was a product of poverty who achieved great success and was known for his wit and ability to make friends. His major contribution to Oklahoma and the nation was teaching people how to be a good friend.