Dorsey R. Carson, Jr. is the owner of Carson Law Group, PLLC, listed as one of U.S. News - Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” for its work in Construction Law. Dorsey’s practice focuses on construction law, commercial litigation, and economic development. He has 21 years of experience representing numerous general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, lenders, developers, owners, sureties, architects and engineers within the construction industry.
Dorsey is a Mid-South SuperLawyer, and is included in The Best Lawyers in America in Construction Law. Chambers USA has recognized Dorsey as a “Leader in their Field” in the area of Construction Litigation. Dorsey has also served as a spokesperson and legal commentator in regional and national media outlets, including Court TV and CNN. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern districts of Mississippi, the Northern and Middle districts of Georgia, the Southern District of Illinois, and the Eastern District of Wisconsin. He is currently a member of the state bars of Arkansas, Georgia, and Mississippi, and the American Bar Association Forum on the Construction Industry, where he has served on steering and speaking committees, and presented at their annual conference. The Carson Law Group is a member of the Association of General Contractors, Associated Builders & Contractors, American Subcontractors Association, Construction Specifications Institute. Mr. Carson earned his B.A., magna cum laude, from Mississippi State University in 1993. Mr. Carson attended the University of London School of Law, and earned his J.D. from the University of Georgia in 1996, where he served as vice-president of the Student Bar Association, and articles editor for the Georgia Journal of International and Comparative Law.