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Carly Mills White


East Memphis
6060 Primacy Parkway, Suite 100
Memphis, TN 38119

  • Bio
  • Education
  • Admissions
  • Accolades

Carly started her career in Virginia working as a Magistrate in State Court. There she made probable cause determinations, conducted bail hearings, and issued temporary detention orders as a judicial officer.

After four years on judicial status, Carly joined the Office of the Public Defender in Hampton, Virginia, wishing to become an advocate. As a public defender, she developed an ease in the courtroom, defending innumerable misdemeanors and felonies at the trial court level.

In 2018, Carly returned home to Tipton County, Tennessee. There she began practice in civil litigation, working for a renowned Plaintiff’s firm in West Tennessee. Since joining Harris Shelton, Carly has continued practicing in the civil realm, navigating Plaintiffs and Defendants through litigation.

  • Mississippi State University, B.A. (Political Science), 2010
  • University of Tennessee, J.D., 2013

Admitted to Practice

  • State Courts Virginia, 2016
  • State Courts Tennessee, 2018
  • United States Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 2018
  • United States Court for the Western District of Tennessee, 2018

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2016
  • Tennessee, 2018

Civic and Community Involvement

  • Mentor, TN Achieves
  • Member, Memphis ADR Inns of Court