NASHAD OMAR CARRINGTON, ESQ.

 
MANAGING ATTORNEY

 

CONTACT

 

EMAIL
nashad@carringtonfirm.com
 
PHONE 
314.896.1050

 

 

 

 

 

Nashad Omar Carrington is the managing attorney for The Carrington Firm, LLC and concentrates the firm's practice in the areas of entertainment, media, technology, employment, business transactions, criminal defense and domestic relations. 

 

His representative work is mainly seen in the courts of St. Louis County (MO), St. Louis City (MO), the Appellate Courts of the Eastern District of Missouri, as well as the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. He has been responsible for representative matters dealing with major corporate entities, aggreived employees, sports franchises, commercial landlords, civil and personal rights violations, non-profit entities, and the everyday common man as well.

 

In addition to his private practice, between 2016 and 2017, Nashad was the Lead Prosecuting Attorney for the historic City of Kinloch, Missouri; representing the city and its residents in the pursuit of justice for crimes and other violations committed. Beginning in 2017, Nashad assumed the role of Municipal Judge in Kinloch, with a continued committment to upholding an enforcing compassionate justice.

 

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Nashad earned his law degree from the University of Arkansas, Bowen School of Law. While there, he served as President of the Sports & Entertainment Law Society, and an integral member of the Street Law Society mentoring program for local high school youth, culminating in a mock trial program. He was an active member of the Black Law Students Association, and an on-camputs representative for Kaplan Bar Review. Nashad participated in a summer visit to Samford University, Cumberland School of Law, where he undertook intesive study in the laws affecting E-Commerce and Internet Privacy.

 

Between 2004 and 2014, Nashad had the opportunity to work for small and large law firms in the Midwest region, a large Southeastern multinational telecommunication company, and a New England based internet startup securing over $100 million dollars in investment. With an experience covering commercial litigation, technology, privacy, entertainment, etc., Nashad leads the firm in a direction that capitalizes on business acumen and client satisfaction.

 

Following those experiences, Nashad decided to focus  With a diverse practice background, including The Buchanan Firm, P.A, the Overton Firm, P.A, the Pulaski County Public Defender's Office, the New York Yankees, and the YES! Television Network.

 

As a native of Orlando, Florida, Nashad graduated from West Orange High School in Winter Garden, Florida, magna cum laude, serving as class president and a member of the Warrior Baseball and Football teams. He then attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science on a Presidential Scholarship. At Morehouse, Nashad was captain of the varsity Maroon Tigers Baseball team, as a starting pitcher and outfielder. Further, he served as Secretary to the Senior Class Council, and is an active member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

 

Nashad has maintained an active involvment with community organizations. He has been an active member of the Metro Orlando YMCA Teen Achievers Program; a volunteer with the Boston area Boys & Girls Club; a volunteer with Pulaski County Court Appointed Special Advocates; a volunteer for Big Brother and Big Sister of Metropolitan St. Louis; an advisory board member for the Business-Not-As-Usual Youth Entreprenuership Program based in Boston; as well as developed a program for youth, Our Lives Through Our Eyes (O.L.T.O.E.)

EDUCATION

 

 
University of Arkansas
Little Rock, AR
Juris Doctor
2012
 
 
Morehouse College
Atlanta, GA
B.A., Political Science
CUM LAUDE
2008

BAR ADMISSION

 

 
Alabama
#4656-B11K
 
Missouri
#68550
 
New York
(pending)
 
Court of Appeals
[8th Circuit]
 

PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS

 
Boys Hope | Girls Hope (Associate Board Member)
St. Louis Sports Commission (Associate Board Member)
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
American Bar Association
National Bar Association
Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association
Mound City (St. Louis) Bar Association
Missouri Bar Association
Alabama Bar Association
Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Metro St. Louis
The Urban League of Metro St. Louis
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri
 

PAST LECTURES

 
"Workplace Behavioral Issues: Appropriately Handling Those Situations"
(CLE Seminar)
 
"Preventing Discrimination and Harassment in the Workplace"
(CLE Seminar)
 
"Know Your Rights: Impact of the 4th 5th and 6th Amendments"
(Course)
 
"African American Liberation and Revolutionary Theory"
(Course)