Carey Duncan Carmichael

Carey Duncan Carmichael

Board Certified by the Florida Bar as an Expert in Criminal Trial Law.
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Carey D. Carmichael, Jr. is recognized by the Florida Bar as a Board Certified Expert in Criminal Trial Law. Mr. Carmichael's office is in Lake City, Florida. Mr. Carmichael received his Bachelors degree from Mercer University; and obtained an MBA prior to law school. Graduating from law school in 2006, Mr. Carmichael began his career as an Assistant Public Defender. During the next few years, Mr. Carmichael handled over 2000 cases, ranging from misdemeanors to capital felonies.

Prior to opening his practice, Mr. Carmichael served as an Assistant State Attorney for the Third Judicial Circuit for 6 years. During his time as a prosecutor, Mr. Carmichael was directly responsible for reviewing, analyzing, and making filing decisions on over 3500 cases. Mr. Carmichael prosecuted capital and life felonies, fraud, DUI manslaughter, home invasion robbery, crimes against law enforcement officers, drug trafficking, crimes involving unlawful sexual activity, crimes against children, and many more. Mr. Carmichael obtained successful verdicts in 100% of the trials he tried before a jury as a prosecutor.

Mr. Carmichael was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to the Third Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission in 2015, where he currently serves as the Chair. Mr. Carmichael was recently reappointed by Governor Scott to serve for an additional four years. In addition to these duties and running his practice, Mr. Carmichael is a coach for the Florida Coastal School of Law Mock Trial Team, and a member of the Kiwanis Club of Lake City.

Florida Coastal School of Law
J.D. (2006)
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University System of Georgia - Valdosta State University
MBA (2002)
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Mercer University
B.B.A. (2000)
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Professional Experience
Carmichael Law, PLLC
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Assistant State Attorney
Office of the State Attorney
Office of the Attorney General
Office of the Public Defender
Board Certified - Criminal Trial Law
Florida Bar
Professional Associations
Florida State Bar  # 28863
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Federal Circuit
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Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
    DUI & DWI
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
    Medical Malpractice
    Birth Injury, Medical Misdiagnosis, Pharmacy Errors, Surgical Errors
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
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310 SE Hernando Avenue
Lake City, FL 32025
Telephone: (386) 269-0440