Endorsed by North Carolina Advocates for Justice
NC Court of Appeals Judge Seat 07 (REP)
- University of North Carolina-Charlotte
- Campbell University (JD)
- Superior Court Judge
- Superior Court Judge (2016-2020)
- State Highway Patrol (1994-2000)
Judge Carpenter attended law school as a second career after years of service with the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. After law school, and prior to taking the bench in Anson, Richmond, Stanly, and Union Counties, Judge Carpenter was a trial lawyer. He tried a variety of civil and criminal cases.