Gerald Morris Carr

Gerald Morris Carr

Managing Partner
Location:
Macon, Georgia
Phone:
478-787-6415
877-500-3631
Fax:
478-743-4772
Email:

Qualifications Summary

Juris Doctor with over eight years experience in litigation work focused on domestic relations and general civil cases. Demonstrated record of success acquiring a book of clients and achieving favorable results. Well-versed at managing multiple and complex cases simultaneously. Adept leader, experienced at managing a team and facilitating effective business operations.

CORE SKILL AREAS:

  • Entrepreneurial Spirit & Client Development
  • Collaboration, Leadership & Teamwork
  • Diverse Legal Expertise
  • Legal Writing, Document Drafting & Analysis
  • Presentation & Communication Skills
  • Case Management

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Divorce, Child Custody & Support
  • 10% Criminal Defense
  • 5% Probate
  • 5% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 2002
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 2003

Education

  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D. - 1998
    • Honors: Recipient, Villa Van Valkenburg Scholarship
    • Honors: Member, Phi Kappa Phi
  • Mercer University, Macon, Georgia
    • B.A. - 1995
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Georgia State Bar, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Macon Bar Association, Member
  • Macon Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2002 - Present
  • Middle Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member, 2009 - 2010
  • Middle Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Treasurer, 2011 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Shaffer, Raymond & Dalton, Partner, 2005 - 2009
  • Shaffer, Raymond & Dalton, Associate, 2003 - 2004
  • Law Offices of G. Morris Carr, Macon, GA, Sole Practitioner, 2009 - 2010
  • Shaffer, Raymond & Dalton, Macon, GA, Partner, 2005 - 2009
  • Shaffer, Raymond & Dalton, Associate, 2003 - 2005
  • Law Offices of G. Morris Carr, Macon, GA, Sole Practitioner, 2002 - 2003