Chip is a seasoned AV rated trial lawyer with 26 years' experience in civil litigation and trial practice in State and Federal Court. Chip graduated with his Bachelor of Science Degree in Architectural Engineering from Southern Polytechnic State University in 1988 and worked in architecture and commercial construction before attending law school. Chip graduated from the Georgia State University College of Law in 1993 and started his law practice as an associate at Nall & Miller, LLP in Atlanta, being made partner at that firm in 2001. In 2009, Chip formed Carson Law with defense clients from his ongoing practice and has been in practice as Carson Law for the past ten years.
Chip has litigated and tried large loss cases in the areas negligent construction, products liability, automotive personal injury and medical malpractice. Chip has over 100 trials in state and federal court and has extensive experience in mediation. Chip has extensive experience drafting and interpreting construction contracts and knows building materials and methods. Through his experience litigating and trying medical malpractice and personal injury cases, Chip has extensive experience litigating medical issues.
Carson Law is a client centered, results driven practice. That means the focus is on what the individual client needs and the most effective and efficient way to achieve that result. Carson Law pushes its cases to trial and resolution as quickly as possible. Carson Law relies on its client's right to jury trial, both as a means to a fair and consistent result and as a leverage to settlement.
Chip is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, Atlanta Bar Association and the Atlanta Lawyer’s Club. Chip plays tennis at Smoke Rise Country Club and enjoys boating on Lake Lanier. Chip has two sons. His oldest is a senior at Georgia Southern University, and his youngest is a junior at Georgia College and State University.