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I have lived in Memphis my entire life.  I love my community and I have devoted my practice to helping the people of Memphis.  My office offers a personal experience for the client.  Phone calls and emails will be returned in 24 hours.  Your case and options will be explained to you.  I will walk you through the legal process, and help you understand your rights.  


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 85%
    14 years
  2. Violent Crime: 5%
    14 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 5%
    14 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 5%
    14 years



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Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jason Michael Matthews

    Vicki is a great lawyer! She will work hard to ensure you receive effective legal representation.


    Jason Matthews Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Curtis Alan Runger

    I have known Vicki since law school and have always been impressed with her legal acumen and knowledge. I have personally witnessed Vicki handle many complex criminal defense matters over the last 10 years, and she is always thoroughly prepared and zealously advocates for her clients. Vicki is well respected in the Memphis legal community, and I unequivocally endorse her and would recommend her to anyone in need of a top notch criminal defense attorney.


    Curtis Runger Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Vicki M. Carriker, Attorney at Law

200 Jefferson Avenue
Suite 1500
Memphis, TN, 38103-2634


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Oral AdvocateUniversity of Memphis Law School2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerThe Carriker Law Office2009 - Present
Associate AttorneyMcAfee & McAfee, PLLC2005 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2014 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Tennessee v. Gerald McEwenAppeal was affirmed, but due to insufficiency of representation of client during trial a post conviction was granted.
State of Tennessee v. Matthew McGaugheyDUI was dismissed
State of Tennessee v. Michael BonskyVerdict of lesser included charge
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Publication nameTitleDate
defendingmemphis.blogspotDouble Jeopardy2014
defendingmemphis.blogspotOh, You Crazy Soveriegn Citizens!2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Tennessee, Knoxville (main)Sociology with concentration Criminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal Law 101Criminal Appeals2015