Carrick Brooke-Davidson
Carrick Brooke-Davidson
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512.476.6300 (Direct)
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Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C.
816 Congress Avenue, Suite 1500
Austin, Texas 78701

Mr. Brooke-Davidson is a shareholder in the firm’s Austin, Texas office. He has practiced environmental law since 1985, when he received his law degree from The University of Texas School of Law. His practice has included all facets of environmental law: he has experience with all the significant federal environmental laws and their Texas counterparts; his practice has involved litigation, arbitration, enforcement, permitting, transactions, and counseling; he has worked with various industries including chemicals, energy, agriculture, manufacturing, and real estate; and he has practiced in government as well as in private firms.


Mr. Brooke-Davidson received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where his graduate work focused on environmental technology and policy issues. Prior to attending law school, he worked as an environmental consultant, focusing on air quality matters.

He graduated from The University of Texas School of Law with honors; he was also a member of the Order of the Coif and served as Editor-in-Chief of The Review of Litigation.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas

Court Admissions

  • United States District Courts for the Western, Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • United States Courts of Appeal for the Fifth, Seventh, and Tenth Circuits
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office


  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America in the fields of environmental law and environmental litigation
  • Who's Who Legal: Environment 2014
  • Selected into the Honors Attorney Program of the United States Department of Justice, where he served in the Environmental Enforcement Section for twelve years, first as trial attorney and then as a supervising attorney, receiving three Special Achievement Awards and a Special Commendation


  • Vice Chair of the Environmental Enforcement and Crimes Committee of the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources and is a member of the Litigation Section and the Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice Section of the American Bar Association
  • Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of Industry Council on the Environment
  • Member of the Environmental Law Institute
  • The Air and Waste Management Association
  • The State Bar of Texas Environmental Section
  • The Austin Bar Association Environmental Section
  • The Houston Bar Association Environmental Section
  • The Planning Committee for the Annual Texas Environmental Law Superconference

Authoring and Presenting

  • Mr. Brooke-Davidson has given numerous presentations on a variety of environmental law topics and has authored several articles.