J.D. (magna cum laude), Texas A&M University School of Law, 2016 B.S, (cum laude), Psychology, Texas A&M University, 2012

  • Senior Editor, Texas A&M Law Review
  • President’s Scholarship
  • Buck J. Wynne Memorial Scholarship
  • Southerland Aggie Leadership Scholarship

Shelby Russell Douglas


Shelby Russell Douglas is an associate attorney practicing in Scheef & Stone, L.L.P.’s Litigation section. Mrs. Russell represents businesses in a variety of commercial litigation matters including employment litigation, collections, and real estate litigation.

Before joining Scheef & Stone, L.L.P., Mrs. Douglas attended Texas A&M University School of Law and graduated in the top 4% of her class. While in law School, Mrs. Douglas was a law clerk for the Texas Attorney General Consumer Protection Division. She also interned for Ursus Holdings, LLC, where she conducted legal research involving Real Property issues and drafted Quiet Title Actions involving lien positions, legal description, acknowledgement, and vesting issues. Also at Ursus Holdings, LLC, Mrs. Douglas worked in the post-filing stage of the litigation process where she drafted motions for alternate service, default judgments, and motions for summary judgment which were filed in multiple states throughout the United States.


  • Member, Dallas Bar Association
  • Member, Collin County Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Aggie Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Texas Aggie Law Society, Past President
  • Texas A&M Association of Former Students, Member
  • Women Law Association, Member
  • Legal Aid of Northwest Texas, Legal Volunteer

Speeches and Publications

  • Shelby Russell, The Economic Loss Rule and the Design Professional’s Liability in Texas, 3 Texas. A&M L. R. 691 (2015).
  • Student Editor of ADR Handbook, ADR Section, State Bar of Texas, Fall 2016

Additional Awards and Honors

  • Dean’s List, Texas A&M University School of Law
  • President’s Scholarship recipient
  • Liberal Arts Dean’s List, Texas A&M University
  • Buck J. Wynne Memorial Scholarship Recipient
  • Southerland Aggie Leadership Scholarship




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