Emily Ann Carr, Attorney at Law

Emily Carr is an experienced family and criminal law attorney practicing in and around Clarkesville, Gainesville, and Cleveland, Georgia. After graduating from law school in 2003, Emily was licensed by the State Bar of Texas. For two years, she served as Assistant District Attorney for the Smith County District Attorney’s Office in Tyler, Texas, where she prosecuted misdemeanor crimes such as assault, driving while intoxicated, and drug charges.

In 2005, Emily went into private practice, defending clients in both felony and misdemeanor cases. In 2007 and 2008, Emily prosecuted for the City of Tyler, Texas, in Municipal Court. In 2009, Emily joined the Carr Law Group in Georgia, where she relies on her extensive courtroom experience to defend clients in a wide range of family and criminal law cases. She is a mother of three and will fight for your custody rights.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody & Child Support
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Contempt
  • Criminal Defense: Traffic Citations, Minor Possession Charges, DUIs, Assault/Battery (No Major Violent Crimes)
  • Temporary Protective Orders (TPOs)
  • Department of Family Services (DFCS), Juvenile Court

Learn More About Emily

2003: JD, Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law
1999: BFA in Art, The University of Texas at Austin, cum laude
Bar Admissions

Emily is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the governing body of the legal profession in Georgia, and has bar admissions—permission to practice law—in the following jurisdictions:

  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Court of Appeals of the State of Georgia
  • United States District Court
  • Northern District of Georgia
  • All Georgia state courts

What does this mean for you? Emily Carr can practice law throughout the state of Georgia. Though most of her cases are processed in the Northern District of Georgia, you can have peace of mind knowing Carr Law Group attorneys have the licensure and knowledge necessary to practice anywhere in the state.


Avvo Rating “Clients’ Choice 2017” Family Law
Avvo Rating “Very Good” Featured Family Attorney
Avvo Rating “Very Good 7.7” Featured Family Attorney

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Schedule a Consultation

To work with Emily Ann Carr or any other Carr Law Group attorney, call us at 706.391.6544. Or email Emily directly at emily@carrlawgroup.com.