Commonwealth v. W. - Felony strangulation and domestic assault DISMISSED
Client was charged with felony strangulation and domestic assault from a one-sided report of an incident. The charges carried significant career implications. After conducting a defense investigation, and with hard work on the part of the client, Ms. Carmichael secured a dismissal of both charges.
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.