Staff Report

Carl Hinson is an attorney who has almost 30 years of legal experience in the Tampa area, and he is making a run as 13th Circuit Court Judge. Hinson was educated locally at Hillsborough Community College, University of South Florida and Nova University Law School.

His background and community involvement make him stand out as a unique choice for 13th Circuit Court Judge, Group 3.

He is a member of the Florida Bar, Hillsborough County Bar Association, Florida Justice Association, past president of the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association and a member of the Board of Directors of the Carrollwood Bar Association. Hinson has been certified as a mediator since 1994.

He is also active in the Greater Brandon, Plant City and Greater Riverview Chambers of Commerce, the Economic Club of Tampa and also serves on the board of directors of the Krewe of Sant’ Yago. He and his family are members of St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

His office is located at 2401 W. Platt St. in Tampa. For more information about Hinson, visit CarlHinsonForJudge.com. He can be reached in person at 690-9920 or hinsonlaw@yahoo.com.