Carrick Brooke-Davidson
Carrick Brooke-Davidson
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512.476.6300 (Direct)
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Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C.
106 E. 6th Street, Suite 900
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 2015
  • 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


  • Air and Waste Management Association
  • American Bar Association: Section Memberships - Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice; Dispute Resolution; Environment, Energy, and Resources, Vice Chair, Environmental Enforcement and Crimes Committee; Litigation; and Tort Trial and Insurance Practice
  • Austin Bar Association: Section Memberships - Administrative; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Civil Litigation; and Environmental Law
  • Austin Association of Mediators
  • Association of Attorney Mediators
  • Central Texas Association of Environmental Professionals
  • Environmental Law Institute
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Industry Council on the Environment - Chairman
  • State Bar of Texas: Section Memberships - Administrative and Public Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Environmental & Natural Resources; and Litigation; 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.
  • EPA’s Mitigation Policy in Civil Enforcement: A Sleeping Giant.  AFPM Spring 2015 Environmental Meeting.