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Harold D. Carr

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Harold D. Carr was admitted to the Washington State Bar in 1981. He is an Eagle member of the Washington State Association for Justice, and also an elected representative on the Board of Governors.  He is a member of the Washington State Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, the American Bar Association, Thurston County Bar Association, Pierce County Bar Association, and is admitted to the Federal District Court for Western Washington.


Prior to establishing the Law Offices of Harold D. Carr, P.S. in 1989, Mr. Carr actively practiced in law firms in King County, Pierce County, and Thurston County.  He obtained a Juris Doctor degree from University of Kansas School of Law in 1981 and his undergraduate B.S and graduate Masters degree from Kansas State University in 1977 and 1978, respectively.  


He devotes his law practice to obtaining just and fair compensation from insurance companies for those individuals injured as a result of negligence in cases primarily involving motor vehicle accidents. He has served as a mediator on the Alternative Dispute Resolution Panel and as an arbitrator on numerous UIM panels.


Mr. Carr is actively involved in the community and has served as President of the Lacey Lamplighter Lions for three terms and as chairperson for several Lion's committees.


He is married to Dorrie Carr, retired former personal assistant for the past 16 years to the Commander of Madigan Army Medical Center, Ft. Lewis. They have three daughters and one son.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    33 years, 11 thousand cases
  2. Car Accidents: 50%
    33 years, 11 thousand cases



Contingent (33-40%), Free consultation (60 minutes)

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Contact info

Law Offices of Harold D. Carr

4239 Martin Way E
Olympia, WA, 98516

Law Offices of Harold D. Carr

10136 Bridgeport Way
Lakewood, WA, 98498

Law Offices of Harold D. Carr

4002 Tacoma Mall Blvd Suite 203
in the Bank of America Bldg, 2nd Floor
Tacoma, WA, 98409-7702

Law Offices of Harold D. Carr

3025 Limited Lane NW
Olympia, WA, 98502-2613



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nations Top One PercentNational Assoc. of Distinguished Council2015
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Professionalism AwardWashington State Association for Justice2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Harold D. Carr1981 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Thurston County LeadershipBoard Member2011 - 2014
Washington State Association for Justice: Auto Injury SeminarCo-chair2008 - 2008
Washington State Association for JusticeEagle Member2003 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Thurston County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Tacoma Pierce County Bar AssociationMember1986 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Rahman v. StateWin (for the plaintiff)
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kansas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Kansas State UniversityPolitical ScienceMA - Masters1978
Kansas State UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WSAJ: Thurston County RoundtablePitfalls in Auto Accident Cases2010
Grays Harbor Chiropractic AssociationCurrent state of Personal Injury Litigation2010
WSTLA Auto Cases SeminarAuto Cases2008
Auto Injury SeminarAuto Cases2005