Capell & Howard P.C. Attorneys At Law Montgomery & Auburn/Opelika, AL

John E. Carter


(334) 241-8014


John “Jed” Carter received his J.D. from Thomas Goode Jones School of Law at Faulkner University in 2022, after being awarded a full-tuition Merit-Based Scholarship. Prior to attending law school he earned an undergraduate degree in Business Management from Auburn University at Montgomery.

Jed concentrates his practice on Elder Law, which includes estate planning, long-term care planning, estate administration, guardianships and conservatorships, as well as probate litigation. When crisis planning situations arise, Jed assists individuals and their families in navigating the Medicaid application process while preserving assets.

In 2016, Jed was selected by the Chicago Cubs in the 15th round of the 2016 Major League Baseball Draft. He played professionally for two seasons and was a member of the organization for its 2016 World Series Championship.


J.D., Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, Faulker University, 2022

B.S., Auburn University at Montgomery, 2019

Bar Admissions

Alabama, 2022

Admitted To Practice

Supreme Court of Alabama

Honors and Awards

Thomas Goode Jones Elder Law Clinic, Intern

Merit-Based Academic Scholarship, Juris Doctorate

Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, Dean’s List 2020-2021

Best Papers, Criminal Procedure and Religion in the Constitution

Memberships, Affiliations, and Activities

Elder Law Section, Alabama State Bar Association

Montgomery County Bar Association

Licensed Alabama Athlete Agent

Bradford’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Staff-Parish Relations Committee

Bradford’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Member

Other Professional Experience

Red Oak Legal, P.C., Associate (2022-2023)

Jemison and Mendelsohn, P.C., Law Clerk (2020-2022)

Contact Information

150 South Perry Street
Montgomery, Alabama 36104

1490 Northbank Parkway, Suite 226
Tuscaloosa, AL 35406

p: (334) 241-8014

f: (334) 323-8888

Legal Assistant

Mary Overton

p: (334) 241-8029

f: (334) 323-8888


Ruth Skinner

p: (334) 241-8028

f: (334) 323-8888