Carron developed her passion for bankruptcy and consumer law long before law school. She spent the early years of her career as a banker, a bankruptcy court clerk, and a paralegal in a boutique bankruptcy law firm. She graduated magna cum laude from Tulane University School of Law where she served as articles editor of the Law Review. Carron clerked for the Hon. Jacques L. Wiener of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and for Steven Felsenthal, Chief Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas. For the next 20 years, she represented consumers and small businesses in the bankruptcy courts in North Texas.
Carron considers it a duty and a privilege to teach consumers about their rights and responsibilities. She has authored numerous articles for the Nolo.com family of websites and for other publications. She also presents regularly at legal conferences and before consumer groups.