Mr. Carter earned his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2018. He graduated from The University of Texas at Tyler in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in English.
ADMISSIONSMr. Carter was admitted to the Illinois Bar in November 2018. Mr. Carter was also admitted to the Northern District of Illinois in 2019.
Mr. Carter is a litigation associate at Lipe Lyons who focuses his practice on the defense of commercial, construction, premises liability, and transportation claims. He represents clients in both state and federal forums. Mr. Carter has extensive courtroom experience, having appeared in front of judges on many occasions to provide litigation updates and argue motions. He has arbitrated over a dozen cases and prepared three others for trial. Mr. Carter also has experience in appellate matters, having brought two cases on appeal in Illinois state court.
Before joining Lipe Lyons, Mr. Carter represented plaintiffs at a Chicago-based law firm, where he managed a caseload of over 70 matters and successfully secured over $275,000 in settlements for his clients.