Amy L. Rickers



500 N. Akard Street
Suite 3800
Dallas, TX 75201-6659

O: 214.855.7500
D: 214.880.7692

Amy's practice focuses on prosecution and defense of environmental litigation involving the Clean Water Act (CWA), Clean Air Act (CAA) as well as other local, state and federal environmental regulations.


  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science from Texas Christian University
  • Juris Doctor from University of Nebraska College of Law


Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2008, 2012, 2014


  • Supreme Court of South Dakota
  • Texas
  • United States District Courts for the Eastern, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas

  • Advising and counseling clients on compliance with or litigating claims under the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), Clean Water Act (CWA), Endangered Species Act (ESA), Clean Air Act (CAA), Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and equivalent laws of various states.
  • Representation of the City of Dallas, as in-house counsel, in the prosecution and defense of environmental claims.
  • Creation and supervision of the Dallas Environmental Enforcement Program.
  • Advising clients concerning compliance with and enforcement of environmental regulations.
  • Representation of clients in cases before the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

  • Attorneys Serving the Community
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
  • Dallas Bar Association, Environmental Law Section
  • State Bar of Texas, Environmental and Natural Resources Section
  • The Dallas Electric Club
  • United Way
  • Women in the Environment