Carl graduated summa cum laude from South Texas College of Law.
After law school, Carl worked with AM100 firms as a labor and employment associate, where he represented Fortune 100 and 500 companies in overtime, discrimination, retaliation, and non-compete matters—counseling clients on federal, state, and international employment laws.
While in law school, Carl was an assistant editor for the South Texas Law Review, a Langdell School in property law, a member of Phi Delta Phi and received CALI Awards for Excellence in copyright law, agency and partnership, Texas wills and trusts law, and federal income taxation. He also was an intern for the Honorable Judge David Hittner, United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Texas Attorneys and Accountants for the Arts, and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Carl worked in arts administration and music production. After graduating from Moore’s School of Music at the University of Houston, Carl worked for the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, where he managed and produced over 300 concerts, tours, and music festivals performances, and the Houston Grand Opera where he was responsible for management and negotiations of the musicians collective bargaining agreement, rights licensing and record deals with Virgin, Deutsche Grammophon, and Naxos. Carl is a member of the Texas State Bar College as well.
Admitted to Bar:
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
- United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
Employment Law; Probate; Litigation
University of Houston (B.S.)
South Texas College of Law Houston (J.D.)