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About me

  • Texas Super Lawyer 2004, 2005, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

 College of the State Bar since 2007


 Top 100 Trial Attorneys- National Trial Attorneys (Criminal Defense) 2012, 2013, 2014


  •  Board Cerified Texas Board of Legal Specialization (Criminal Law) Since 1985 Adjunct

  • Clinical Professor SMU Dedman School of Law Criminal Defense Clinic 2008-Present

  • Graduated from University of Texas School of Law 1979

  • Private Practice- Criminal Defense 1982-Present 

  • Previous Employment- Travis County, Texas- Assistant District Attorney 1979-1981        Chief of 147th Judicial District Court

  • Licensed Texas 1979 

  • Licensed Eastern and Northern District of Texas (Federal)


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    37 years



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

15 total 

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  • Sminu Peter

    I have worked with Brook on multiple criminal cases and I can say that, without a doubt, she knows everything there is to know about defending serious criminal charges. She is the guru as far as I am concerned. What's more, Brook was always willing to answer whatever questions I had as a younger attorney and her willingness to help her peers in that way shows just how much character she has as a person and as an attorney. I am privileged to know her and highly recommend her as one of the most experienced and knowledgeable attorneys in the entire DFW metroplex.


    Sminu Peter Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Suzanne Stevens

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Suzanne Stevens Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

3500 Maple Ave.
Suite 400
Dallas, TX, 75219


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197901/09/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
100Top Trial Attorneys- TexasNationl Trial Attorneys2014
Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2012
College of The State BarState Bar of Texas2012
College of the State BarState Bar of Texas2007
Super LawyerTexas Super Lawyers2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct Clinical Professor Criminal ClinicSMU Dedman School of Law2007 - Present
Managing PartnerLaw Office of Brook A . Busbee1981 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
DCDLAMember2007 - Present
Texas Board of Legal SpecializationCriminal Law1985 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember1983 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State Vs. Claudell M********Jury Verdict of Not Guilty
State of Texas vs. Katherine W**********Jury Verdict of Not Guilty
State of Texas vs. G. L.Jury Verdict of Not Guilty
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Publication nameTitleDate
Private Textbook- Bi-AnnualSMU-Dedman School of Law Criminal Justice Clinic Administrative Procedures2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
Southern Methodist UniversityCriminal Justice With HonorsOther - Bachelors1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Adjunct Clinical ProfessorCriminal Defense Clinic2015