Thomas D Carver
Attorney Thomas Carver is a Partner of Carver, Cantin & Mynarich, a law firm in Springfield, MO. As a lawyer in Springfield, Missouri, attorney Carver serves Greene County, as well as clients throughout Missouri.
Areas of Practice
- Appellate Practice
- Criminal Defense
- White Collar Crime
Admitted to Practice Law
- Missouri, 1973
- U.S. District Court Western District of Missouri, 1973
- U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1987
- U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1987
- U.S. Supreme Court, 1994
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- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association
Thomas Carver has practiced law for over 43 years and has represented nearly 300 clients in federal criminal cases. His portfolio includes representing defendants in a number of capital murder prosecutions to sophisticated white-collar criminal indictments to drug and sex offenses. The firm’s trial practice encompasses litigation in all of the counties of southern and southwest Missouri as well as in the federal district courts of Kansas, and Western and Eastern Missouri.
Thomas Carver has petitioned the United States Supreme Court for review of lower appellate court decisions on numerous occasions and has argued cases in the Missouri Supreme Court, the United States Eighth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeals on several occasions. Overall, he has represented clients in no fewer than 70 appeals in state and federal courts. Many lawyers spend their entire professional career without representing a client in an appeal. Participating in over 70 appeals speaks to his expertise and the trust that clients place in him. Thomas Carver is a recipient of the Robert Duncan Award for Appellate Excellence and for many years has been named to the annual listings of Best Lawyers in America and Kansas/Missouri Super Lawyers. On two occasions, 2013 and 2015, he was named lawyer of the year in southwest Missouri in the area of white collar criminal defense.
Tom Carver is on the board of directors of the Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association (SMBA). He is also a past president of the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and early in his career was twice elected to the Missouri House of Representatives.
Born: Neosho, Missouri
Carver, Cantin & Mynarich
901 E St Louis St Suite 1600
Springfield, Missouri 65806
Carver, Cantin & Mynarich was founded in 2014. Carver, Cantin & Mynarich is located in Greene County Missouri.
White Collar Crimes Sex Crimes Criminal Fraud Federal Criminal Law Financial Crimes Criminal Appeals Federal Appeals Death Penalty Internet Crimes Capital Offenses Federal litigation tax evasion Expungement in Missouri Record Expungement DUI/DWI IRS audit representation Tax Audit Defense Drug Crimes Solicitation of a Minor Homicide Felonies Tax Audit Representation Mail Fraud Wire Fraud record sealing Money Laundering Criminal Conspiracy Vehicular Homicide Manslaughter Search and Seizure Sexual Abuse property seizures Solicitation tax litigation post-conviction law securities litigation professional malpractice
Press Releases and Achievements
Sex Crime Lawyers Prepare for New Sentencing Guidelines
September 5, 2016 — A new amendment from the United States Sentencing Commission will go into effect November 1, 2016 and could have a major impact on child pornography possession and distribution cases.