Senior Attorney

W. Chase Carpenter

Chase Carpenter is a seasoned attorney with over 10 years of experience handling contract negotiations and civil litigation. Prior to joining McRae & Metcalf, P.A., Mr. Carpenter served as counsel for various commercial business industries, with his primary practice consisting of business civil litigation.

Mr. Carpenter’s practice consists primarily of commercial litigation and transactions, real estate transactions, construction law and surety law.

Mr. Carpenter received his undergraduate degrees from West Virginia University in 2007, and his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law in 2010. Recently, he was also named Super Lawyers, 2020 Rising Stars for Business Litigation.

Chase currently lives in Tampa with his wife and enjoys jogging and spending time at the beach.



– Complex Commercial Litigation

– Business Litigation

– Commercial Transactions

– Public Contract Law

– Construction Law


University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law, J.D., cum Laude


West Virginia University, B.S., Business Admin,, Mngmt., summa cum Laude


West Virginia University, B.A., English, summa cum Laude


Bar Addmissions

  • Florida Bar, 2010
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Professional/Industry Involvement and Affiliations

  • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: Tampa Great Strides Event Chairman; 2014 - Present