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Stephanie L. Carman


Stephanie L. Carman

Over the past 16 years, Stephanie Carman has learned her clients' businesses to help them achieve success with their legal needs. Taking a multifaceted approach to assisting clients, she defends them in complex litigation, counsels them through internal or government investigations, and advises on regulatory issues.

Whether it is False Claims Act or qui tam matters, regulatory compliance, billing, or licensure matters, Stephanie brings insight and experience to advise clients on a plan of action.

Stephanie has represented many companies but is best known for her work with healthcare industry clients including academic medical centers, hospitals, home health agencies, hospices, laboratories, and device companies.

Stephanie serves her community as President-Elect of the Dade County Bar Association, membership chair and a member of the Executive Committee of Legal Services of Greater Miami's board of directors, and board member of the South Florida Community American Diabetes Association. She also serves on the alumni boards of her alma matters, Tufts University and The University of Miami School of Law.

Stephanie has been recognized by Chambers, the Daily Business Review, South Florida Legal Guide, Attorney at Law Magazine, SuperLawyers, and Florida Trend. She was also awarded The Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division's Lynn Futch Most Productive Lawyer, the Cystic Fibrosis 40 Under 40 Outstanding Lawyers of Miami-Dade County, and The University of Miami School of Law Alumni Leadership Award.

Before practicing law, Stephanie interned for U.S. Senator Connie Mack, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the New York Stock Exchange, and Judges Graham and Ungaro of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.

Stephanie also serves as chair of the recruitment committee in our Miami office, and previously spearheaded our summer associate program.

Very smart, proactive in handling a lot of the issues that arise and just a great litigator.


Representative experience

Represented healthcare clients, including hospices, orthopedic device manufacturers, and home health agencies in investigations and False Claims Act litigation.

Represented hospitals, home health agencies, universities, and laboratories in licensing, billing, and regulatory matters throughout the country.

Represented a community college in a First Amendment retaliation claim.

Education and admissions


  • J.D., cum laude, University of Miami School of Law, 2001
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Tufts University, 1998


  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Florida Delegate, mid-year meetings 2005, 2007, 2011 and 2012, annual meetings 2010 and 2011
  • American Health Lawyer Association, Member
  • American Diabetes Association, South Florida Community Board, Member 2010-present
  • American Diabetes Association, Step Out Walk – Miami, Chair 2014, Committee Member
  • Cuban American Bar Association, Member
  • Dade County Bar Association, President Elect 2017-present; Vice President 2016-2017; Secretary 2015-2016; Treasurer 2014-2015; Director 2008-2011, 2012-present
  • Dade County Bar Association Young Lawyers Section, President 2010-2011; President Elect 2009-2010; Treasurer 2007-2009
  • Florida Association of Women Lawyers, Member
  • Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc., Board of Directors, Membership Committee Chair 2015-present; Executive Committee Member 2015-present; Director 2010-present
  • Inns of Court, Spellman-Hoeveler Inn, Member 2011-present
  • Miami Pro Bono Round Table, Member 2010-2014
  • Tufts University Alumni Council, Member 2011-present (elected); Associate Member 2009-2010 (appointed); Beyond Boundaries Campaign Committee 2010-2011
  • Tufts University Miami Alumni Chapter, Chair 2003-present
  • Tufts University Alumni Admissions Program, Interviewer 1998-2015
  • University of Miami School of Law Alumni Board, Director 2003, 2016-present
  • Women's Fund of Miami Dade County, Raise the Bar Reception, Host Committee Member 2011

Bar admissions and qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • Florida
  • New York

Court admissions

  • Supreme Court of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 1st Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Supreme Court


Top Lawyer

South Florida Legal Guide


Healthcare (Florida), Up and Coming

Chambers USA


Healthcare (Florida), Associate to Watch

Chambers USA


Top Up and Comers, Healthcare Litigation - Defense

South Florida Legal Guide

Latest thinking and events

Published Works

Love It and Ace It: Your Guide to a Great Summer

American Bar Association Section of Litigation, Young Advocates Vol. 8 No. 2
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