Tom Carlton was born in Carthage, MO. in 1974, where his family still resides. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Southwest Missouri State University in December, 1996. He attained his Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas, School of Law in 2000. Since passing the bar exam in July 2000, he has practiced in Joplin and Springfield, MO. He is a member of the American Trial Lawyer Association, the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, The American Bar Association, The Missouri Bar, and the Jasper County Bar. He practices primarily in the areas of workers’ compensation.
Tom and has four children, Meaghan, Patrick, Brady, and Carrigan. Tom is a member of the Board of Directors of the Carthage Fair Acre, Family YMCA and the Carthage Youth Football board. He enjoys working out, reading and entertainment. Tom volunteers his time coaching youth football and baseball.
At Morrison, Webster & Carlton, Attorneys at Law, we provide reliable workers’ compensation assistance with an accessible small-town feel. With more than 75 years of combined legal experience, our knowledgeable, no-nonsense Missouri workers’ compensation law firm is prepared to help you find relief from your financial burdens after a workplace accident. Every client is important to us. Our professional staff—including our three lawyers, paralegals and support staff—is committed to working tirelessly on your behalf to get you the compensation you are owed.