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About me

I am a very compent and competitive in every thing I set out to do. I love to talk in front of people. I love to have fun and hate to lose in anything. This makes me a very good trial attorney.


Practice areas


  1. Family: 20%
    20 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
    20 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    20 years
  4. Criminal Defense: 20%
    20 years
  5. General Practice: 20%
    20 years



Hourly ($150-225/hour), contingent (33%), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

David B. Carter, Jr.

P.O. Box 54
Charlotte, MI, 48813-0054


MIActive And In Good Standing199605/14/2016

Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Automatic Interim Suspension
    issued in MI, 2011


    Interim suspension means an attorney lost his or her license to practice during a disciplinary investigation. The suspension typically expires when the investigation is resolved.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2014 Top ContributorAVVO2015
2015 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2015
2014 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2014
2013 Top ContributorAVVO2013
2013 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2013
2012 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2012
2011 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2011
2010 Highly Rated by PeersMartindale-Hubbell2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Owner Trial AttorneyDavid B. Carter, Jr. Attorney at Law1996 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of MichiganMember1996 - Present
Eaton County Bar AssociationPast President1996 - Present
American Inns of Court FoundationMember2000 - 2001
Michigan Representative Assembly CommitteeMember1999 - 2001
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Abuse and Neglect Case.Jury ruled infavor of Client and refused to take jurisdiction
Home InvasionNot Guilty
Child CustodyJoint physical custody for father
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Detroit College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
University of Michigan Law SchoolPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1990