Caryn Carson

Adjunct Instructor

Department of Dispute Resolution & Counseling


6401 Airline Rd, Suite 201
Dallas, TX 75205


Caryn Carson is Senior Managing Counsel in Tenet Healthcare Corporation’s Law Department.  Since 2001, she has been responsible for a range of labor and employment law matters for the company’s hospitals and corporate offices and departments across several states.  She has expertise in a number of areas including litigation and mediation of employment discrimination claims, wage and hour compliance, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act.  She has also conducted training on a variety of topics, including employee investigations, immigration compliance, effective performance management, and sexual harassment.

Prior to joining Tenet, Ms. Carson practiced labor and employment law, commercial litigation, and civil rights litigation with law firms in Dallas, Texas.  She is licensed to practice law in all courts of the State of Texas and is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Dallas Bar Association. She is also admitted to practice law in New Mexico.

Ms. Carson received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas and her juris doctorate degree from Vanderbilt University School of Law in Nashville, Tennessee.