J. Carter Andersen - Bush Ross, P.A.

J. Carter Andersen

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010
Phone: 813-204-6405

Carter Andersen has extensive experience handling complex civil litigation matters in both state and federal courts and in alternative dispute resolution settings, including arbitration and mediation.  Mr. Andersen handles construction and real estate disputes, professional malpractice matters, trade secret disputes, commercial contract disputes and other general commercial litigation matters.  Before joining Bush Ross, Mr. Andersen practiced general commercial litigation with Jones Day in Washington, D.C.

University of Florida, J.D., with honors, 1998

  • University of Florida Law Review
  • Order of the Coif
  • Florida Blue Key

Mr. Andersen currently serves on the Hillsborough County Bar Association's Board of Directors.  Mr. Andersen is a graduate of the Leadership Tampa Class of 2006 and sat on the Board of Leadership Tampa Alumni from 2007 to 2010.  Mr. Andersen has been recognized as a 2007 Outstanding Young Alumnus by the University of Florida Levin College of Law, is the Past President of the UF Law Alumni Council, and currently sits on the Board of Trustees of the University of Florida Levin College of Law.    From 2005 to 2008, Mr. Andersen was a Pupil and then a Barrister in the Tampa Bay Inn Chapter of the American Inns of Court.  Mr. Andersen has been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America.  He also has been named to Florida's "Legal Elite" by Florida Trend Magazine every year since 2011 and as a "florida Super Lawyer" by Florida Super Lawyers Magazine since 2011.  Mr. Andersen has been awarded an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell.

University of FloridaJ.D. 1998University of FloridaBS 1991
University of Florida Law Alumni CouncilFlorida Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating CommissionUniversity of Florida College of Law Board of TrusteesHillsborough County Bar FoundationHillsborough County Bar Association

Office Location

1801 North Highland Avenue
P.O. Box 3913
Tampa, FL 33601-3913
United States


Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Other Information

Gender: Male