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Michelle Carson

Michelle Carson

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Litigation

About Me


Michelle Carson is an aggressive attorney that fights to protect the rights of her clients and brings a diversified approach to the practice of law incorporating client service, negotiation and investigative skills and courtroom advocacy to achieve the best outcome for her clients. 


Prior to becoming a successful attorney, Michelle was a successful businesswoman who understands that her clients are her business and without her client's there is no business. 


Their outcome is her outcome and all cases are personal and given Michelle's personal attention. 


Michelle is admitted to the State Bar of Arizona and Federal Court.


She has handled thousands of felony and misdemeanor criminal cases ranging from DUI, assault, theft, drugs and homicide.  


Michelle is a skilled trial litigator and negotiator and is in court almost daily.  

She has practiced in almost every city and state court in Arizona.   


Michelle represents people from all walks of life and understands that facing criminal charges is the most daunting experience a person will ever encounter. 

If you or a loved one is facing any type of criminal charge, they need the protection of an aggressive, experienced attorney. 


Michelle Carson is a member of the Arizona State Bar, Maricopa County Bar Association, and the Arizona Small Business Association.

Contact Michelle today for a free consultation.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    10 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Litigation: 25%
    10 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%
    10 years



Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

20 total 

  • Robert W Precht

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Robert Precht Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Melody Harmon

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Melody Harmon Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Carson Law Firm PLLC

420 W. Roosevelt Street
Suite 203
Phoenix, AZ, 85003


AZActive 200503/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pedrick ScholarArizona State UniversityN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyCarson Law Firm, PLLC2010 - Present
Sr. Associate AttorneyMaricopa County Public Defender2005 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Better Business BureauMichelle Carson2013 - Present
Maricopa County Bar FoundationMichelle Carson2012 - Present
Arizona Small Business AssociationMichelle Carson2012 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaMichelle Carson2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. BWAcquittal of all charges except Leaving the Scene
State v. ACDismissal with prejudice
State v. JRDismissal

See all Legal Cases 

Publication NameTitleDate
New TimesProsecuted For A Crime He Did Not Commit2009
New TimesWilkerson sentenced to probation2009
New TimesMaricopa County Suffers Stunning Defeat2009

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
Keller Graduate School of ManagementHuman Resources/Organizational Dev.MA - Masters2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Phoenix School of LawHow to succeed in private practice2013
Arizona Public Defender AssociationWinning a Losing Case2013
Trial CollegeAnalyze a Case2010