A partner at C&K, Carter is a litigator with extensive experience in product liability litigation, aircraft litigation, construction defect claims, and appellate practice. Carter represents both corporate and individual clients in a wide range of matters pending in federal and state court throughout Louisiana, including complex mass tort cases in federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) and coordinated state court proceedings such as In re Chinese-Manufactured Drywall Products Liability Litigation, MDL No. 2047 and In re Oil Spill by the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig, MDL No. 2179. Carter's litigation experience includes all phases of discovery and trial. He has taken and defended fact and expert witness depositions, briefed and litigated matters involving commercial torts, business disputes, first-party insurance, bad faith claims, and toxic tort claims involving chemicals and exposure to contaminants.

A native of New Orleans, Carter joined Christovich & Kearney in 2002, after receiving his Juris Doctor and Bachelor of Civil Law degrees from Louisiana State University. He attended Hampden-Sydney College, where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 1997.

Bar Admission:
Louisiana, 2002

Court Admissions:
All Louisiana State courts
U.S. District Court for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Hampden-Sydney College (B.A., 1997)
Louisiana State University (J.D., B.C.L., 2002)

New Orleans Bar Association
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Association of Defense Counsel
The Defense Research Institute
Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
Aviation Insurance Association
Bar Association of the 5th Federal Circuit