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Carson Guy

Appeals Attorney at Austin, TX

5.0   1 review

also known as Carson R. Guy

This attorney is currently not accepting new clients.
Reason: Government Attorney
This attorney is currently not accepting new clients.
Reason: Government Attorney
  • Licensed for 12 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2011
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Carson

Learn Carson’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Appeals
    I work at the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, the highest criminal court in the State of Texas. At the Court, we deal with review direct appeals in death penalty cases, petitions for discretionary review, and original extraordinary writ applications.

  2. Government

Carson Guy is a staff attorney at the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. Before becoming a staff attorney, Carson was in private practice and also served as a judicial law clerk (Briefing Attorney) for one year. Carson Guy graduated from St. Mary’s University School of Law in 2011 with a Doctor of Jurisprudence, was admitted to practice law in the State of Texas on November 4, 2011, and was later sworn into the Federal Western District of Texas in 2013. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2007 from Texas State University.


While attending law school in San Antonio, Texas, Carson met his beautiful wife. She and Carson were married after law school and moved to the Austin area. They have both been practicing law there since being admitted to the Texas Bar.


Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
201 West 14th Street.
Room 106
Austin, TX, 78701

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Posted by anonymous | May 15, 2015
Great attorney
Carson Guy was my attorney in williamson county. i was impressed with his knowledge and he responded quickly to my phone calls and texts abut my case. the best part was that he got the result that i needed.


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AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Staff Attorney
  • Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
  • 2013 - Present
  • Associate
  • The Law Office of Mark Morales & Associates
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Briefing Attorney
  • Texas Court Of Criminal Appeals
  • 2011 - 2012


  • St. Mary's University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Texas State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2007

Sample of Legal Cases

  •, LLC v. I Domain Group / IT Manager
  • Won


  • Texas Bar Journal Board of Editors
  • Editor
  • 2015 - Present
  • Robert W. Calvert American Inn of Court
  • Member
  • 2015 - Present
  • Texas Association of Appellate Court Attorneys
  • President-Elect
  • 2013 - Present
  • Western District of Texas
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association, Criminal Justice Committee
  • Chairman
  • 2011 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Pro Bono Service Certificate
  • St. Mary's University School of Law
  • 2011


  • State Bar of Texas
  • Getting it Right: Addressing Wrongful Convictions
  • 2015
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Brady: Practical Considerations
  • 2014
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Speaking Engagements

  • Notification in the Wake of an Irregularity in a Criminal Case
  • A proposed notification system
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (8)
Endorse Carson
Unknown Attorney | Jan 10
Relationship: Family member
"I endorse this lawyer."
Government Attorney | Aug 21
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer."
Appeals Attorney | Aug 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Appeals Attorney | Apr 06
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Austin Appeals Lawyer Carson Guy
Carson Guy
Appeals Attorney
Austin, TX
Licensed for 12 years