RESPECTED LAWYER, ACTIVE COMMUNITY MEMBER AND DEVOTED FAMILY MAN WHO FIGHTS FOR THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN WRONGED
For over 38 years, attorney Daniel C. Carlton has devoted his professional life to defending those who have been injured or wronged in some way due to the negligence, recklessness or misconduct of others. He is known for his personalized approach, getting to know each and every client and case as well as possible so that no stone is left unturned throughout the process. He is easy-going with clients and makes the legal process as painless as possible for them, knowing they've already gone through the hardship that brought them to him in the first place. His practice areas are personal injury, including auto, truck, bicycle and pedestrian accidents, motorcycle accidents, uninsured motorist accidents, premises accidents, serious injuries, real estate, related litigation, and mediation and arbitration services.
He is A-V Rated by Martindale Hubbell and is among the highest rated attorneys in California. An AV certification mark is a significant rating accomplishment and evidence that Mr. Carlton's peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.
Mr. Carlton was born in 1950 in Los Angeles, California, was raised in Huntington Beach and currently resides in Newport Beach, CA. Mr. Carlton is a 1973 graduate of UCLA and, in 1976, earned his Juris Doctorate from Western State University. He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1977 (California and U.S. District Court, Central and Southern Districts of California) and has been practicing law since then. He has served as a temporary judge and arbitrator for the Orange County Superior Court and as an arbitrator for the Orange County Bar Association. In addition, Mr. Carlton has been a Real Estate Broker in California since 1977. He is a member of the California Association of Realtors (Legal Referral Panel), Orange County Bar Association, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association and the Orange County Association of Realtors. Mr. Carlton also has extensive training in legal mediation, including completion of the highly-touted "Mediating the Litigated Case" program offered by Pepperdine School of Law's Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. U.S. News and World Report has ranked the Institute the number-one program in the nation for 11 consecutive years for training mediators.
Mr. Carlton is happily married with four children and takes great pride in being actively involved in his community. In his spare time, Mr. Carlton has enjoyed coaching basketball, soccer and little league and has served as a judge for the Newport Beach Swim League. Mr. Carlton's personal hobbies include golf, bicycling and traveling.
If you've been hurt in any way-financially, professionally, physically or emotionally-call Daniel C. Carlton today at (949) 757-0707 or contact us online. We help personal injury victims throughout the entire Orange County area, including Santa Ana, Garden Grove, Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Laguna Niguel, Newport Beach and Tustin, as well as Los Angeles and Riverside.