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C. Ray Carlson

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C. Ray Carlson is a skilled trial attorney with over 40 years of legal experience. He focuses his practice on civil litigation with an emphasis on personal injuries matters here in Southern California. He is the founding partner at the Law Offices of C. Ray Carlson, where he frequently represents plaintiffs in complex personal injury and wrongful death cases.

C. Ray Carlson began his distinguished career in West Los Angeles and quickly became a partner with the firm Shaffer, Doble, Carlson, Hicks & Pocrass. After eight successful years with the firm, he established the Law Offices of C. Ray Carlson in Santa Clarita, serving clients in the Greater Los Angeles Area.

Currently, C. Ray Carlson holds leadership positions in his church and is actively involved with the Boy Scouts of America and within his local community. These activities have helped him to be understanding and empathetic in resolving problems on behalf of his clients. C. Ray Carlson sits on the board of The Boys & Girls Club, Santa Clarita. An avid traveler, he is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and has worked and lived in Mexico and Central America. In addition, he has traveled extensively throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia.

C. Ray Carlson and his wife of 34 years reside in Santa Clarita, California. They are the parents of three children and four grandchildren.

Areas of Practice

  • Animal bites
  • Aviation & mass transit accidents
  • Elder law
  • Medical malpractice
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Nursing home
  • Personal injury
  • Sexual harassment
  • Toxic torts
  • Wrongful death

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1980


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
    • J.D. – 1980
  • Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
    • B.A. – 1977
    • Major: Spanish

Pro Bono Activities

  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Board of The Boys & Girls Club, Santa Clarita


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

Our Testimonials

    I'm glad he found Mr. C Ray Carlson

    “I'm not sure how he came across this place, but I'm glad he found Mr. C Ray Carlson. He made sure I didn't have any additional injuries that the ER staff didn't notice by having me do ultrasounds, neurology stuff, physical therapy, orthopedic stuff, etc.”

    - Janette L.
    Honestly they're amazing people! I recommend anyone here!

    “We have been here a few times and they are always so polite and helpful. We lost faith in an insurance company that owed us money and robin was able to   Manage to help restore our faith. Everyone here is so polite and they go out of their way to help. Hon”

    - Harrison A.
    The law offices of C Ray Carlson are honestly as good as it gets!!!

    “The law offices of C Ray Carlson are honestly as good as it gets!!! I can not recommend this firm highly enough to anyone going through an injury case.  You will be in expert hands with a tremendous amount of integrity and care for your overall need.”

    - Francesca Q.
    Very friendly and helpful staff!

    Very friendly and helpful staff! They were amazing at explaining everything every step of the way, and keeping me informed during my case.

    - William C.
    The team at C. Ray Carlson is just fantastic!

    “They were there to help me through every step of what can be a very uncomfortable process. While I hope I never need to go through anything like that again, I can tell you if I do, they will be my very first call.”

    - Damon K.

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