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Mo Brooks' Biography


Contact Information

102 South Court Street
Suite 310
Florence, AL 35630

2101 West Clinton Avenue
Suite 302
Huntsville, AL 35805

302 Lee Street
Room 86
Decatur, AL 35601

2185 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Full Name:

Morris 'Mo' J. Brooks




Wife: Martha; 4 Children: Rachel, Jay, Chelsie, Thomas

Birth Date:


Birth Place:

Charleston, SC

Home City:

Huntsville, AL


Non-Denominational Christian

JD, University of Alabama, 1978

BA, Economics/Political Science, Duke University, 1975

Representative, United States House of Representatives, Alabama, District 5, 2010-present

Candidate, United States Senate, Alabama, 2022

Commissioner, Madison County Commission, 1996-2010

Representative, Alabama State House of Representatives, 1983-1992

Member, Fourth Amendment Caucus, present

Member, 10th Amendment Task Force

Member, 112th Immigration Caucus

Founder, Army Aviation Caucus

Former Member, Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Bi-Partisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus

Member, Congressional Aerospace Caucus

Member, Congressional Army Caucus

Member, Congressional Arthritis Caucus

Member, Congressional Balanced Budget Amendment Caucus

Member, Congressional Constitution Caucus

Member, Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus

Member, Congressional Directed Energy Caucus

Member, Congressional Dyslexia Caucus

Member, Congressional Electronic Warfare Working Group

Member, Congressional High Technology Caucus

Member, Congressional Historically Black Colleges and Universities Caucus

Member, Congressional HIV/ AIDS Caucus

Member, Congressional Immigration Reform Caucus

Member, Congressional Job Creators' Caucus

Member, Congressional Missile Defense Caucus

Member, Congressional Modeling and Simulation Caucus

Member, Congressional Nanotechnology Caucus

Member, Congressional National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus

Member, Congressional Navy and Marine Corps Caucus

Member, Congressional Reclaim American Jobs Caucus

Member, Congressional Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Caucus

Member, Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus

Member, Congressional Steel Caucus

Member, Congressional Taiwan Caucus

Member, Congressional Travel & Tourism Caucus

Member, Congressional Victims' Rights Caucus

Member, Defense Communities Caucus

Former Member, Energy Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Environment Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Foreign Affairs Committee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Freshman Immigration Reform Caucus

Member, General Aviation Caucus

Member, House Air Force Caucus

Founding Member, House Freedom Caucus

Member, Robotics Caucus

Former Vice Chair, Space Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Special Operations Forces Caucus

Former Member, Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Subcommittee on Readiness, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, Tactical Air and Land Forces Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Former Member, The Western Hemisphere Subcommittee, United States House of Representatives

Member, Turkey Caucus

Candidate, Unmanned Systems Caucus

Chief Litigation Counsel, American Builders & Contractors Supply Corporation, Incorporated, 1993-2010

Partner/Owner, Leo & Brooks, Limited Liability Corporation, 1993-2010

Special Assistant Attorney General, State of Alabama, 1995-2002

District Attorney, Madison County, 1991-1992

Fill-in Radio Talk Show Host, WVNN, 1990

Law Clerk, Circuit Court Judge John David Snodgrass, State of Alabama, 1980-1982

Prosecutor, Office of the Tuscaloosa District Attorney, 1978-1980

Admitted Member, Alabama Supreme Court Bar Association

Youth Coach, Alabama Youth Soccer Organization

Admitted Member, Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals Bar Association

Admitted Member, Bar Association, 5th and 11th Circuits, United States Court of Appeals

Admitted Member, Bar Association, Middle and Northern Districts of Alabama, United States District Courts

Member, Board of Directors, Crimestoppers

Member, Board of Directors, Huntsville American League, City of Huntsville Parks and Recreation (COHPAR)

Member, Board of Directors, National Children Advocacy Center

Webelos Den Leader, Boy Scouts of America

Youth Coach, City of Huntsville Parks and Recreation (COHPAR)

Member, Executive Committee, Alabama Republican Party

Member, Executive Committee, Madison County Republican Party

Member, Huntsville Canoe Club

Co-Chair, Legislation Committee, Madison County Drunk Driving Task Force

Member, Madison County Juvenile Justice Coordinating Council

Member, Madison County Mental Retardation Board

Member, Madison County Republican Men's Club

Member, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)

Member, Sierra Club

Admitted Member, United States Claims Court

Admitted Member, United States Supreme Court Bar Association

Member, Victims of Crime and Leniency

Youth Coach, Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)

Chair, Alabama Leadership Team, Ted Cruz Presidential Campaign, 2016


All-City, Baseball, Grissom High School

Father's Name:


Father's Occupation:

Retired, Redstone Arsenal's Metrology Center

Mother's Name:


Mother's Occupation:

Retired Economics/Government Teacher, Lee High School

Number of Grandchildren:

8 Grandchildren

Spouse's Occupation:

Math Teacher, Whitesburg Middle School