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Drive. You can’t see it. But you can feel it, pulling us into everything we do.

At Carson, we hire attorneys, summer associates and staff members with exceptional drive—highly-motivated individuals who are creative and collaborative. People who get the job done and do it well because that’s just who they are.

Do you have what it takes?

  • Attorney Recruiting
    • We’re committed innovation, so we’re always expanding our roster of talented attorneys. Our office is a supportive, welcoming place for new hires where doors are open and hierarchies are disrespected on purpose. Come by any day, and you’ll see senior partners collaborating with junior associates. Here, everyone’s ideas are valuable, and we work together to reach the best results. We primarily hire through our summer associate program with interviews on the region’s top campuses each fall.
  • Summer Associate Program
    • We offer a rigorous 12-week summer associate program to give you a taste of life at Carson with social events and hands-on experiences in several practice areas. If you qualify for the program, we’ll pair you with one of our associates who will act as your mentor, answering questions about what it’s like to work with us and monitoring your progress. If it goes well, we’ll hire you with the intention of retaining you for post-law school employment and, ultimately, partnership.
  • Benefits and Compensation
    • We reward hard work with competitive compensation and benefits. We offer one of the highest compensation rates for first-year associates and discretionary bonuses on a yearly basis. Other benefits include:
      • Individual and family health insurance plans (100% of employee monthly premium paid for by the firm)
      • Life insurance
      • Long-term disability
      • Voluntary dental
      • Financial
      • $4,000 stipend for moving expenses, bar application, examination fees and one bar study course
      • Immediately eligible to contribute to 401k
      • Annual bonuses based on review
      • Annual bar dues
      • Laptop with docking station
      • iPhone
  • Staff Recruiting
    • Our skilled staff partners with our attorneys to provide outstanding service to our clients and communities. Our staff includes:
    • Marketing & Recruiting
    • Communications Director
    • Finance & Accounting
    • Accounting Manager
    • Payroll & HR Benefits Coordinator
    • Accounts Receivable & Billing Coordinator
    • Legal Support
    • Paralegal
    • Legal Assistant
    • Operations
    • Concierge
    • Information and Office Services
  • Share Your Resume
    • Ready to join our team? The first step is submitting your resume by filling out this online form.
  • Our Community
    • At Carson, we work hard and play hard. Our cutting-edge office in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne reflects everything we’re about—collaborative spaces, advanced technology and incredible experiences. To top it all off, we’re sitting on the hottest attraction in Northeast Indiana.Parkview Field, home of the TinCaps, is the cultural centerpiece of weekly activity in Fort Wayne every season, and in the off-season, it’s home to concerts, events, farmers markets and more that make our city a great place to be.Step away from the office, and you’ll find cafes, coffee shops and entertainment for people of all ages and interests—from nightlife to one of the nation’s top zoos. We even have a growing arts campus downtown to keep us busy with shows, galleries and festivals year-round.Most weeks, we find ourselves with too many things to do here, and we love where we live. Fort Wayne offers everything from sophisticated, urban condos to family-friendly suburbs. To learn more about the quality of life in Northeast Indiana, visit

Want to know more about recruiting? Contact Crystal Huddlestone at or at 260 423-9411.