Stephen H. Carpenter, Jr., manages Court & Carpenter, a civilian military defense firm which "exclusively defends" active duty members. This firm maintains offices in Seattle, Washington and Stuttgart, Germany. Mr. Carpenter speaks German which is a key component in defending cases involving German police ("Polizei") and local national witnesses. Stephen has been ranked from 2009-2015 by one...Show more
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Posted by: CYNTHIA about 1 month ago.
My prayers were answered when I found Stephen Carpenter. Without him I know my Airman wouldn't be coming home this month. After much research,...
Posted by: Chris 11 months ago.
When I came under investigation for sexual assault I knew that I was going to need above satisfactory representation in the event I was charged and...
Spokane, WAAlmost 2 years ago
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I had the opportunity to work as co-counsel with Stephen Carpenter on an Army Administrative Separation board. Mr. Carpenter compiled a powerful list...
Seattle, WAAlmost 6 years ago
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
Stephen is a brilliant trial attorney with experience in criminal defense in military and white collar contexts. He is as thoughtful as he is...
Court & Carpenter
1999 Commissioned in Military Law
US Army JAG School - Charlottesville, VA
2008 Certified Trial Advocacy Instructor
National Institiute for Trial Advocacy (NITA)
2014- present Member
Federal Bar Association (Seattle Chapter)
2012 Branding a Soldier With ‘Personality Disorder’
2011 Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: When Good Soldiers Do Bad Things
2011 Best Strategies for Defending Murder Cases
2010 Discrediting Complaining Witnesses in Sexual Assault Cases