“Amy’s intelligence, array of experience in both civil and criminal practice, and her demeanor will make her a great addition to the county court bench. I strongly endorse Amy Carter for Orange County Judge.”

-William Ponall, Ponall Law, Board Certification and Past President of Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

“I’ve known Amy her whole life, she would be an asset to Orange County.”

– Linda Ellison

“Amy is a beautiful person inside and out. She is very caring and a hard worker. She would be an asset to Orange County. Elect Amy Carter for Judge. I endorse her.”

– Karen Foster, Grand Ledge Public Schools, Teacher Aid

“Amy Carter is very intelligent, thoughtful and has the integrity and demeanor that is needed to be a great judge.”

-Gary S. Salzman,  Garganese, Weiss, D’Agresta & Salzman, P.A.

“Amy is an exceptional attorney who brings with her experience in both criminal and civil litigation.  I first met Amy 7 years ago, when we were trial partners at the public defender’s office.  Now, we are trial partners handling civil litigation matters.  Amy is forthright, quick-witted, poised, passionate, and dedicated – with her integrity and demeanor, she is a wonderful candidate for Orange County Judge.”

– Christina J. Shephard, Esq., Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A.

“I enthusiastically endorse Amy Carter for County Court Judge. She has both the temperament and knowledge of the law that is necessary in a County Court Judge. The citizens of the Ninth Judicial Circuit would be well served by electing her to the bench.”

– James S. Fisher Esq., Ninth Circuit Public Defender office

“It is my great pleasure to endorse Amy Carter for Judge.”

-Brad Foster, Townsquare Media, Advertising Sales

“Amy is the epitome of professionalism.  Orange County would be very well served to have her as a judge.  I heartily endorse her candidacy.”

-Michael E. Martinko, Esq., Law Office of Michael E. Martinko

“Amy will be a great asset to the community.”

-Nancy J Mateer, First National Bank of America, Supervisor of Appraisal Department

“One of the strongest attorneys I’ve ever met.”

– Joseph C. Flynn III (Trey) Esq. – NeJame Law

“Amy’s experience with both criminal and civil law, as well as her patience and compassion make her well suited to sit as a County Court Judge. I am proud to support her campaign.”

– Danielle Barbato Esq. Office of the Public Defender

“Amy is intelligent, responsible and very well liked by all who know her personally.”

-Kathryn Orr, Retired

“I fully support Amy Carter for Orange County Judge.  Having worked alongside Amy for several years, as well as serving on local boards together, I have first-hand knowledge of the qualities she possesses that would enable her to serve as an excellent Judge.  Amy’s intellect, work ethic, and temperament would be a great addition to the bench and our local communities.”

-Benjamin Wurtzel Esq., Wurtzel Law PLLC

“Amy Carter represents exactly what is needed in our court system today…intelligence, experience, and all the energy to affect real change.”

-Gwen Kelemen, Express Scripts/Senior Manager, Information Technology

“I have served with Amy on the OCBA Professionalism Committee for almost five years now, and we are presently Co-Chairs of the Committee. Amy has been a dedicated and tireless leader of the Committee. She is 100% devoted to advancing the cause professionalism in our local legal community. She is a model of professionalism and ethics. Amy has all of the skills and personal qualities necessary to be an excellent judge.”

-John Benford, Esq., Wilson Elser P.A.

“I fully support Amy Carter for Orange County Judge. Having worked alongside Amy for several years, as well as serving on local boards together, I have first-hand knowledge of the qualities she possesses that would enable her to serve as an excellent Judge. Amy’s intellect, work ethic, and temperament would be a great addition to the bench and our local communities.”

-Benjamin Wurtzel, Esq., Wurtzel Law PLLC

“Amy is intelligent, responsible and very well liked by all who know her personally.”

-Kathryn Orr, Retired

“Amy’s experience with both criminal and civil law, as well as her patience and compassion make her well suited to sit as a County Court Judge. I am proud to support her campaign.”

-Danielle Barbato Esq., Office of the Public Defender

“Amy is a wonderful person. She will do a great job.”

-Miranda Middleton, Horizon Eldercare/Professional Guardian

“I am proud to endorse Amy Carter to Judge.”

-David Greeley, General Motors/Retired

“Amy’s values and commitment to helping others speak volumes for the integrity she would bring to the bench.”

-Patricia Christmas, MI Legislative Service Bureau/Paralegal Assistance

“A brilliant and talented attorney, I am confident will make an amazing judge.”

-Matthew Erickson, Melts On Main Street/Owner

“Amy will be a superb addition to the Ninth Circuit!”

-Erin F. Duncan Esq., The Orlando Law Group

“Without a doubt, Amy has the background, experience, temperament, knowledge and ability to be an outstanding judge for the citizens of Orange County.”

-Mark Cederberg Esq., Bradford Cederberg, P.A.

“I’ve had the privilege of meeting Amy Carter and believe that she is a person of great character who will be just and fair on the bench. “

-Wilma Gutierrez, Bradford Cederberg, P.A.

“Amy is very impressive. She embodies exactly what our judiciary needs: people with a long record of public service, who see a judgeship as a labor of love and commitment to a community and not as an elevated platform designed for personal power or prestige. While control of one’s courtroom is a must, so is delivering justice with compassion and kindness, intellectual honesty and fairly to all. Everything about Amy suggests she not only possesses these characteristics but has used them and will continue to use them for the benefit of all citizens in the community she serves. “

-Rutledge Bradford Esq., Bradford Cederberg, P.A.

“Amy is a terrific person and will make a fine Judge! “

-Maria D. Hale, Esq., Hale, Hale & Jacobson, P.A.

“I have had both the privilege and pleasure of working with Amy. I am always impressed with her ability to quickly assess and distill the facts to the main issues. Her ability to clarify the issues and her vision for the ‘big picture’ enables her to be a valuable asset to the judicial system.”

-Vicki Danser RN BSN CNORE CLNC., Quinteros, Prieto, Wood and Boyer

Amy Carter is running for Orange County Judge because of her desire to continue her service to the Central Florida community. Based upon her nearly ten years as both a civil and criminal trial attorney, Amy has witnessed the tremendous impact that judges can have on the lives of the people who come before them. She is committed to leveraging her professional experiences, with her passion for helping others, to ensure that all those who may appear in her courtroom are treated equally and with compassion and that the values of professionalism, integrity, and fairness are always present.

Born and raised in Lansing, Michigan, Amy Carter obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree, with honors and a focus on Law and Society, from Michigan State University in 2003. After graduation, and marrying her high school sweetheart Jeremy, Amy relocated to Orlando where she began her career and commitment to public service.