Carlson, Meissner Hart & Hayslett, P.A.

About Us


Lawyers Serving Tampa, Clearwater, New Port Richey & Spring Hill
(877) 831-2297

Ordinary people can find themselves in extraordinary circumstances. A serious injury, arrest, or the prospect of criminal charges can threaten an individual's and a family's entire way of life. When you need strong legal representation, we encourage you to contact and consider Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett.

Co-founded in 1971 by attorneys Ed Carlson and Paul Meissner, the law firm of Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett P.A. has built its success on four pillars:

  • Community commitment
  • Accessibility and timely response to clients
  • Responsible, reasonable, reliable service
  • Experience and the team approach of our attorneys

Community Commitment

At Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, P.A., we believe our active participation in the communities where we live and work helps us provide the high-quality, personalized legal services that protect our clients’ rights and our community. We maintain offices in Clearwater, New Port Richey, Bradenton, and Spring Hill, Florida. We are an established presence in the communities we serve, which makes our services convenient for our clients and their families.

Accessibility and Timely Response to Clients

At Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, P.A., our client-centered practice is grounded in establishing and maintaining close relationships with our clients. From the initial, free, consultation and throughout the progress of your case, we make certain that you know what is happening, understand your options and can make informed decisions. Our attorneys provide intelligent analysis of the legal matters involved and advise you on your options with the ultimate goal of obtaining the best possible results in a cost-effective manner.

Responsible, Reasonable, Reliable Service

The attorneys at Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, P.A. work tirelessly to establish a reputation for integrity, honesty, and committed client service. Clients know they can rely on us to put their interests first. Our extensive experience and depth of knowledge means we can:

  • Quickly and efficiently evaluate your case
  • Determine the best possible outcome
  • Move decisively for a full, fair resolution of your claim

Experience and Our Team of Attorneys

Carlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett, P.A. has assembled an exceptionally experienced personal injury and criminal defense team. Our attorneys have the skill, resources, and willingness to take every possible step to help you prevail. Our attorneys are skilled at sharing and drawing on the strengths of other attorneys in the firm. You are hiring a “team.” With our mock courtroom and our sophisticated computer technology, we can prepare compelling arguments and crystal-clear exhibits as evidence, so judges and juries can understand what really happened. Our attorneys are dedicated to preserving your rights and maintaining the highest professional standards, while effectively demonstrating facts that help your case. We have a sincere interest in our clients’ welfare and future. If retained to represent you, your case will receive the full support of our dedicated and experienced support staff. If you believe experience matters, call us now: (877) 831-2297