Carter & Rader | Attorneys at Law

our mission


“Our pledge to you: you will not simply be a number, a statistic, or a file. My law firm treats you with the personal service, dedication, and aggressive support we would expect from anyone that we hired to represent us. Our business philosophy is built on the “golden rule”… do unto others, as you would have them do unto you. We will be accessible to our clients… they will have an open line of communication, and they will be advised through every step of their legal endeavor. While we cannot guarantee the results in any case, we can guarantee that we will work hard for you.”
-Aaron Carter

Carter & Rader Attorneys at Law is a full-service law firm located in Lubbock, Texas. We began serving our clients in May of 2009, and have not looked back since. Our primary goal is to provide aggressive exceptional and legal representation that is affordable. We strive to exceed your expectations! Our law firm treats our clients as we would want to be treated, providing personal attention to each and every client.

Our law firm handles cases in the areas of Criminal Defense Law, Family Law (including divorces, child custody issues, modifications, upholding custodial and noncustodial parental rights, CPS cases and child support), Personal Injury Law, and General Civil Law.

We provide legal services throughout West Texas and Eastern New Mexico. This includes Lubbock County, Bailey County (Muleshoe), Hale County, Lamb County (Littlefield), Lynn County (Tahoka), Dawson County, Gaines County, Parmer County (Farwell), Terry County, Crosby County (Crosbyton), Garza County (Post), Dickens County, Hockley County (Levelland), Floyd County (Floydada), Roosevelt County(NM), Curry County (NM), Lea County (NM), Quay County (NM), etc. We have also handled cases in the Permian Basin (Midland/Odessa) and the DFW/ Dallas-Ft. Worth Metroplex; Including Tarrant County, Dallas County, Denton County, and Collin County.


Areas of Practice

our primary focus


Criminal Defense

Felonies, Misdemeanors, ARP’s, Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Public Intoxication (PI), Minor in Consumption (MIC), Minor in Possession (MIP), Drug Cases (Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Marijuana (POM)), Juvenile Offenses, Expunctions, Assault, Domestic Violence, Burglary (vehicles and habitations), Robbery, driver’s license issues (and essential needs licenses), Speeding and Traffic Tickets, Theft …


Family Law

Adoptions, Divorces, Pre-Marital Agreements, Spousal Support and Alimony, Child Custody/Conservatorship, Support and Custody Modifications, Child Support Enforcements and Child Support Modifications, Custody Enforcements and Suits Affecting the Parent-Child Relationship (SAPCR), Child Support, Contested Divorces …


Children’s Protective Service (CPS)

Conservatorship, Termination of Parental Rights


Personal Injury

Animal Attacks, Back and Neck Injuries, Bicycle and Pedestrian, Boating, Burns, Car Accidents, Construction, Disfigurement, Dog Bites, Motorcycle, Defective Products, Cotton Wrecks, Train Wrecks/Train Accidents, Premises Liability, Oil Field, Product Liability, Train Accidents, Wrongful Death, Whiplash, Workplace