Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Carswell served as ERISA counsel at M&T Bank. In his prior role, he focused on managing ERISA litigation and regulatory matters across the country, as well as providing counsel on a variety of ERISA issues. His in-house experience has provided him with a unique view and insight on the day-to-day issues that impact his clients and how to position them best for success.
Prior to that, Mr. Carswell was a Litigation Associate in the Financial Services Department at a national law firm, where he represented national, regional, and local financial institutions in various areas of commercial litigation.
Mr. Carswell is a member of the New York State Bar Association and Illinois State Bar Association. He also served as a board member of the National Federation for Just Communities.
Mr. Carswell’s pro bono experience includes providing counseling and representing prisoners in cases involving civil rights violations.