Commonwealth v. K.M. - Simple Assault DISMISSED
Client charged with simple assault with potentially devastating effects on client's career. Client immediately hired Ms. Carmichael who engaged in a detailed review of the evidence and began mounting a rigorous investigation. After collecting evidence through defense investigation techniques, the Commonwealth nolle prossed the charge the day of trial.
Ms. Carmichael was named a Top Lawyer by Washingtonian Magazine, one of the "Top 40 Under 40" by the National Trial Lawyers Association in 2015 and 2016, "Top 10 Under 40 by National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys in 2015, and a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers in 2016. Ms. Carmichael has been responsible for dismissals, acquittals, or reduced charges in many serious cases where her clients were unjustly charged.