Giles Carmichael is a graduate of Durham University in England, where he studied law. He furthered his studies by obtaining a Master of Laws from Suffolk University Law School in Boston and completed his MBA at the IE Business School in Madrid. Giles Carmichael is admitted to practise in Barbados and has been called to the New York Bar.

Mr Carmichael is a partner at Chancery Chambers and works on corporate and commercial matters, advises on regulatory issues in Barbados and overseas, and is responsible for overall management of the firm. Mr Carmichael is also the principal at Carmichael Law PC in New York.

Giles Carmichael is a member of the American Bar Association, the Institute of Directors, the International Tax Planning Association, the New York State Bar Association and the New York City Bar Association..