Ashley A. Carter

Phone: 517-582-2427
acarter@michiganidc.gov
Regional Manager – South Central Michigan
Clinton, Eaton, Genesee, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Ingham, Jackson, Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, Shiawassee, Washtenaw

Ashley began her career as a public defender in New York City with The Legal Aid Society. For five years Ashley represented hundreds of clients with cases ranging from low-level violations to serious felonies. Ashley has been active in community engagement including  “know your rights” trainings for young people and adults, voter registration of inmates at Rikers Island Detention Facility in New York City, and mentorship development for the children of incarcerated parents in Brooklyn, New York. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, Ashley attended college at Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia, and William and Mary Law School in Williamsburg, Virginia.