Attorney J. Denise Carter

About Me

Carter & Putnam is an experienced, professional boutique law firm specializing in criminal and civil litigation. We have over 35 years of combined experience in criminal defense and personal injury work. This bespoke law firm represents the merger of two successful independent law offices run by the founders, J. Denise Carter and Tamara Putnam. By combining forces we bring to the table a wealth of experience gained while representing clients across multiple counties, states, countries and continents. This background has given us a unique perspective and creative problem solving skills that we put to work for our clients. Both of us have dedicated our entire careers to criminal defense and personal injury work.We believe that hard work and preparation achieves the best results. We live by this principle with each client and each case. We devote our personal time and attention to each case. We enjoy working together with our clients to give them a distinctive personalized service which
I am Licensed to Practice in:
Missouri Bar Associationsince 1992
Kansas Bar Associationsince 2012
My Education
University of Missouri-Kansas CityJuris Doctorate - 1992
My Memberships
Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
Eastern Jackson County Bar Association
Cass County Bar Association
Law Society of England & Wales

Lead Counsel Rating Details

This Attorney is Rated in the Following Practice Areas:
Personal Injury Law - Plaintiff since 2014
Drunk Driving Defense since 2014
Criminal Law - State Level Crimes since 2014
Criminal Law - Federal since 2014
  • Verified Experience
  • Peer Recommended
  • Spotless Record

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