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North CarolinaFamily Law Lawyers in Wake County, North Carolina

Family law attorneys in Wake County, North Carolina represent men and women who need help resolving disputes in their personal relationships. Family law revolves around marriage, cohabitation, and the parent-child relationship.


What does a family law attorney do? Family law attorneys in Wake County, North Carolina frequently deal with divorce cases, child custody cases or child support calculations, paternity actions and adoption.


In high income or high net worth cases the divorce attorney will deal with more complicated issues of the equitable division of property and retirement assets.


Many of the best family law attorneys in Wake County, North Carolina charge for an initial consultation, have an hourly rate for attorney fees, and require a retainer to begin representation.

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Alice C Stubbs

Alice C Stubbs
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 29 years, Alice C Stubbs is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Katherine Ann Frye

Katherine Ann Frye
Frye Law Offices, P.A.
162 Mine Lake Ct. Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27615
Licensed for 20 years, Katherine Ann Frye is a Family Law lawyer who attended Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law... read more >

Lynn P Burleson

Lynn P Burleson
Tharrington Smith, L.L.P.
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 41 years, Lynn P Burleson is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Jaye P Meyer

Jaye P Meyer
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 31 years, Jaye P Meyer is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Margaret A. Barrow

Margaret A. Barrow
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 9 years, Margaret A. Barrow is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

Andrea Bosquez-Porter

Andrea Bosquez-Porter
Tharrington Smith LLP
150 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27602
Licensed for 11 years, Andrea Bosquez-Porter is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of Wisconsin Law School... read more >

Jennifer M Bradley

Jennifer M Bradley
Cheshire Parker Schneider & Bryan, PLLC
133 Fayetteville Street Suite 500
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 23 years, Jennifer M Bradley is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law,... read more >

Evan Bonder Horwitz

Evan Bonder Horwitz
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Road, Suite 1800 P.O. Box 1151
Raleigh, NC 27602
Licensed for 20 years, Evan Bonder Horwitz is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman A. Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University... read more >

Charles R Ullman

Charles R Ullman
Charles R. Ullman & Associates
109 S. Bloodworth Street
Raleigh, NC 27610
Licensed for 28 years, Charles R Ullman is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Sheryl T Friedrichs

Sheryl T Friedrichs
The Law Office of Sheryl T. Friedrichs, P.L.L.C
5500 McNeely Dr
Raleigh, NC 27612
Licensed for 23 years, Sheryl T Friedrichs is a Family Law lawyer who attended North Carolina Central University School of Law... read more >

Jonathan Mack Jerkins

Jonathan Mack Jerkins
Jerkins Family Law
4030 Wake Forest RD Suite #300
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 7 years, Jonathan Mack Jerkins is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Jonathan Stephen Melton

Jonathan Stephen Melton
Gailor, Hunt, Jenkins, Davis, & Taylor PLLC
1101 Haynes St
Raleigh, NC 27604
Licensed for 10 years, Jonathan Stephen Melton is a Family Law lawyer who attended North Carolina Central University School of Law... read more >

Jeffrey Russell

Jeffrey Russell
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 9 years, Jeffrey Russell is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended Furman University... read more >

Steve Mansbery

Steve Mansbery
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 15 years, Steve Mansbery is a Family Law and Divorce lawyer who attended Case Western Reserve University School of Law... read more >

Christine Savitski Eatmon

Christine Savitski Eatmon
Eatmon Law Firm
1788 Heritage Center Dr
Wake Forest, NC 27587
Licensed for 16 years, Christine Savitski Eatmon is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Jill Schnabel Jackson

Jill Schnabel Jackson
Jackson Family Law
Capital Club Building 16 West Martin Street, 8t
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 22 years, Jill Schnabel Jackson is a Property Division and Child Custody / Visitation lawyer who attended University of North ... read more >

E Parker Herring

E Parker Herring
Herring Mills & Kratt, PLLC
434 Fayetteville St. Suite 1860
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 35 years, E Parker Herring is a Divorce and Adoption lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Kimberly W Bryan

Kimberly W Bryan
Parker Bryan Family Law
PO Box 1069 Ste 500
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 29 years, Kimberly W Bryan is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Camp... read more >

Heidi C Bloom

Heidi C Bloom
PO Box 17803
Raleigh, NC
Licensed for 25 years, Heidi C Bloom is a Family Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Matthew James Farr

Matthew James Farr
Oak Grove Technologies
Oak Grove Technologies
Raleigh, NC
Licensed for 5 years, Matthew James Farr is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Melanie Pfeifer

Melanie Pfeifer
Tharrington Smith, LLP
150 Fayetteville Street Suite 1800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 5 years, Melanie Pfeifer is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

S. Allen

S. Allen
Allen Spence
2501 Blue Ridge Rd Suite 250 Raleigh, NC 27607
Raleigh, NC 27607
Licensed for 27 years, S. Allen is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Tate K Sterrett

Tate K Sterrett
Offit Kurman, P.A.
7200 Falls of Neuse Rd Ste 200
Raleigh, NC 27615
Licensed for 49 years, Tate K Sterrett is a Divorce and Family Law lawyer who attended University of Virginia School of Law... read more >

Jeffrey E Marshall

Jeffrey E Marshall
Marshall & Taylor, P.C.
221 Glenwood Avenue
Raleigh, NC 27603
Licensed for 25 years, Jeffrey E Marshall is a Family Law lawyer who attended Capital University Law School... read more >

Julianne Booth Rothert

Julianne Booth Rothert
Triangle Smart Divorce
1001 Winstead Dr Suite 110
Cary, NC 27513
Licensed for 19 years, Julianne Booth Rothert is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

Michelle D Connell

Michelle D Connell
Fox Rothschild LLP
434 Fayetteville St Ste 2800
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 31 years, Michelle D Connell is a Appellate Law and Family Law lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Michael F Schilawski

Michael F Schilawski
Wake Family Law Group
3737 Glenwood Ave #450
Raleigh, NC 27612
Licensed for 39 years, Michael F Schilawski is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - ... read more >

Charles W Clanton

Charles W Clanton
PO Box 17803
Raleigh, NC
Licensed for 30 years, Charles W Clanton is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Lorion Macrae Vitale

Lorion Macrae Vitale
8311 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615
Licensed for 26 years, Lorion Macrae Vitale is a Divorce and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Bobby D Mills

Bobby D Mills
Herring Mills & Kratt, PLLC
434 Fayetteville St. Suite 1860
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 36 years, Bobby D Mills is a Family Law lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >

Suzanne A Nelson

Suzanne A Nelson
McIlveen Family Law Firm
434 Fayetteville Street Suite 2300
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 13 years, Suzanne A Nelson is a Family Law lawyer... read more >

Robert A Ponton Jr

Robert A Ponton Jr
3737 Glenwood Ave #450
Raleigh, NC 27612
Licensed for 42 years, Robert A Ponton Jr is a Criminal Defense and Divorce lawyer... read more >

Rachel Catherine Campbell

Rachel Catherine Campbell
Campbell Family Law
117 Edinburgh S Dr Ste 207
Cary, NC 27511
Licensed for 18 years, Rachel Catherine Campbell is a Family Law lawyer who attended Mercer University School of Law in Macon... read more >

Teresa Y Davis

Teresa Y Davis
The Williams Law Group, PC
115 Parkway Office Ct
Cary, NC 27518
Licensed for 22 years, Teresa Y Davis is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of of Law... read more >

Linda K Ward

Linda K Ward
Ward Family Law Group
790 SE Cary Pkwy
Cary, NC 27511
Licensed for 23 years, Linda K Ward is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Thomas Miles Williams

Thomas Miles Williams
The Williams Law Group, PC
115 Parkway Office Ct
Cary, NC 27518
Licensed for 26 years, Thomas Miles Williams is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

Amy Lynn Britt

Amy Lynn Britt
Parker Bryan Family Law
133 Fayetteville St Ste 500
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 16 years, Amy Lynn Britt is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Melissa Johnson Essick

Melissa Johnson Essick
Gailor Hunt Jenkins Davis & Taylor
1101 Haynes St
Raleigh, NC 27604
Licensed for 17 years, Melissa Johnson Essick is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

Susan L Goetcheus

Susan L Goetcheus
Sandlin Family Law Group
5617 Departure Dr
Raleigh, NC 27616
Licensed for 15 years, Susan L Goetcheus is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Stephanie T Jenkins

Stephanie T Jenkins
Parker Bryan Family Law
133 Fayetteville St Ste 500
Raleigh, NC 27601
Licensed for 29 years, Stephanie T Jenkins is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Katherine Hardersen King

Katherine Hardersen King
Wake Family Law Group
4350 Lassiter at North Hills Ave
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 19 years, Katherine Hardersen King is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell Universi... read more >

Helen Morgan O'Shaughnessy

Helen Morgan O'Shaughnessy
Wake Family Law Group
4350 Lassiter at North Hills Ave
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 24 years, Helen Morgan O'Shaughnessy is a Family Law lawyer who attended Widener University Commonwealth Law School... read more >

Max Ramsey Rodden

Max Ramsey Rodden
Smith Debnam
4601 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 30 years, Max Ramsey Rodden is a Family Law lawyer who attended Wake Forest University Law School... read more >

Jennifer Renee Smith

Jennifer Renee Smith
Campbell Family Law
117 Edinburgh S Dr Suite 207
Cary, NC 27511
Licensed for 18 years, Jennifer Renee Smith is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina School of Law... read more >

Alicia Dawn Jurney

Alicia Dawn Jurney
Smith Debnam et al.
PO Box 176010 Ste 400
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 14 years, Alicia Dawn Jurney is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

David C Barefoot Jr

David C Barefoot Jr
1117 Hillsborough St
Raleigh, NC 27603
Licensed for 27 years, David C Barefoot Jr is a Family Law lawyer who attended Campbell University's Norman A. Wiggins School of Law... read more >

Stephanie Jane Gibbs

Stephanie Jane Gibbs
1101 Haynes St
Raleigh, NC 27604
Licensed for 18 years, Stephanie Jane Gibbs is a Family Law lawyer who attended University of North Carolina Law School at Chapel Hill... read more >

Kathy Holmes Lucas

Kathy Holmes Lucas
4917 Waters Edge Dr Ste 271
Raleigh, NC 27606
Licensed for 17 years, Kathy Holmes Lucas is a Family Law lawyer who attended Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University... read more >

Justin Lee Mauney

Justin Lee Mauney
4350 Lassiter at North Hills Ave
Raleigh, NC 27609
Licensed for 14 years, Justin Lee Mauney is a Family Law lawyer who attended Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law - Campbell University... read more >

Kimberly A Wallis

Kimberly A Wallis
8311 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615
Licensed for 26 years, Kimberly A Wallis is a Family Law lawyer who attended Wake Forest University School of Law... read more >
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Family Law Specialty Areas

Family Law Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Family Law Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the ABA to certify attorneys as specialists in family law trial advocacy.



Certified Specialist in Family Law

Board Certified Specialist in Family Law in North Carolina - Family law was added as a specialty area in the spring of 1989. Thereafter, the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization designated family law as a field of law for certification of specialists under the North Carolina Plan of Legal Specialization.

State Bar Rules, Ch. 1, Subch. D, .2402 defines the specialty of family law as the "practice of law relating to marriage, divorce, alimony, child custody and support, equitable distribution, enforcement of support, domestic violence, bastardy, and adoption."


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