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Brent A. Turman

Brent A. Turman

Brent Turman is a Partner and Litigation Attorney with Bell Nunnally & Martin LLP. Brent’s commercial litigation practice covers a variety of matters including business disputes, real estate, intellectual property, arbitration and civil RICO actions. He advocates for clients ranging from startups to Fortune 50 companies. For the past six years, Brent has been recognized by his peers as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for business litigation.

Brent frequently gives trial skills presentations across the country, teaching other attorneys about the strategies and tools he has used in the courtroom.

Before Brent’s legal career, he was an Associate Operations Producer for ESPN / ABC College Football. In addition, Brent produced commercials, industrial videos, in-arena entertainment, and music videos for clients throughout North America. Brent has continued to use this experience to craft compelling narratives for juries and assist clients in the Entertainment, Media and Sports industry by preparing and reviewing relevant contracts and navigating clients through business disputes. Outside of the office Brent produces short films and worked as a Remote Producer for the XFL’s re-launch in 2020.


  • J.D., cum laude, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2012
  • B.B.A. & B.A., cum laude, Southern Methodist University, 2007


  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas

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