An Opinion Article 2019 was another year of self-discovery and internal exploration. With conscious effort, I hoped to make strides in pursuit of the life purpose my heart settled on after agonizing over the misalignment between personal and professional goals. My vision board was designed to merge dreamy concepts and inspiring words with unrealized opportunities … More Urgency for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion is Not a Cry for You to Show Me Your Black People: This and Other Lessons from 2019
Written By: Devika L. Carr, Esq. When we take ownership of our decisions, neither good, bad or indifferent, we consciously elect to take ownership of who we chose to be in each moment. We can then decide to remain the same and be the person who makes choices in similarity to the last, or we … More No Different from You: Ownership of Our Decisions
It started with an introduction, the teacher telling me how musical my son is. Then came the “…but.” When you’re an active parent raising 4 children, it’s not unusual to get phone calls and written messages from teachers asking to speak with you about your child. But, when at least one child experiences daily challenges in … More Just a Hug
I am still watching, learning, and becoming. I’ve often wondered what it would mean to stand among a history maker…to be hugged by a crowd of engaged and hopeful listeners as he or she used their voice to project the perfectly articulated words expressing passion for people and solutions for problems. What would it feel … More Stand Among the History Makers
Today I made a conscious decision to disrupt my daily routine and try a new coffee shop. It led me to a place that felt incredibly warm, as if nature existed inside the space. And while I was the only patron for some time, the energy was explosive and I felt as if surrounded by … More Disrupt Your Thinking
America added a significant event to her lifetime story on March 24, 2018 when hundreds of thousands of people gathered to “March for Our Lives.” While many shared feelings of desperation, anxiety, or eagerness stemming from tragedies experienced in their communities, most shared feelings of hope and excitement for the inspirational paths the emerging leaders … More Create Opportunities Where None Exist
Yes, D. CARR LAW defends against varying degrees of criminal charges, we just have specialized experience in domestic violence.
Because people’s futures are most negatively affected by the unjust and unfair consequences of these types of charges.
Think of it like this: most doctors are trained in general practice areas, and they become good at doing a little bit of everything general. But you wouldn’t go to a general practice doctor to receive the best care for a unique medical problem requiring surgery with severe consequences if done improperly or not completed … More WHY DOES D. CARR LAW SPECIALIZE IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DEFENSE?
Pursuant to the Florida Statutes for 2016, domestic violence is defined as follows: 741.28 Domestic violence; definitions.—As used in ss. 741.28–741.31: (1) “Department” means the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. (2) “Domestic violence” means any assault, aggravated assault, battery, aggravated battery, sexual assault, sexual battery, stalking, aggravated stalking, kidnapping, false imprisonment, or any criminal offense resulting in physical … More HOW IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DEFINED IN FLORIDA?