Carlotta Lepingwell

Prior to joining the Office in April 2017, Carlotta Lepingwell worked as a trial attorney and supervising attorney at The Bronx Defenders, a public defender office in Bronx, NY. Prior to that, Carlotta worked as a trial attorney in Massachusetts at the Committee for Public Counsel Services and in New Orleans, LA at the Orleans Public Defenders. As a trial attorney, Carlotta has tried numerous felony cases to verdict and has conducted hundreds of hearings. As a supervising attorney, Carlotta supervised both new and experienced trial attorneys handling misdemeanors and felonies from arraignment through trial. Carlotta was also the sex crimes specialist at The Bronx Defenders, and in that role, she was responsible for consulting with and training staff attorneys and investigators handling sex crimes. Carlotta graduated from the University of Ottawa School of Law in Ontario, Canada in 2008. Before moving to the United States to pursue her dream of being a public defender, she worked for a year in private criminal defense practice in Toronto, Ontario. Carlotta is the Office Litigation and Hearings Specialist.

Contact Information

Phone: (512) 463-8566


Updated Wednesday, June 6, 2018