Chapel Hill family law attorneys focus on helping individuals address the many issues that arise in connection with divorce, custody disputes, custody disputes and child support. Our domestic legal counsel assists individuals in Chapel Hill and Carrboro on issues such as child care, domestic violence, divorce and custody, and child protection.
Whether you live in Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham, Raleigh or any other area of North Carolina, we are at your disposal to provide you with a competent legal representation that will help you move forward in your life. Our injury lawyers provide friendly and attentive legal advice to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, child abuse and custody disputes.
Our practice focuses on family law, child custody, domestic violence, divorce and child abuse. Because of this specialization, our attorneys share their extensive knowledge of the problems that arise from family law cases in North Carolina. Pamela's experience includes being the author of the much-used paralegal guide published by the North Carolina State Bar Association.
While most of her practices are focused on cases in the Raleigh area, Heather also handles cases in the Charlotte, Chapel Hill and Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area.
For more than a decade, Cary has been voted one of the top ten family law firms in North Carolina each year by his colleagues across the state, according to Business in Business. In the first year that family law was a category in the nomination process, Cary was named number one in the annual list of the 50 best law schools in New York by Business North Caroliners magazine. Amy was named "Amy" by the North Charlotte Business Journal and North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine from 2011 to 2020. Last year, the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and the American Civil Liberties Union named her a "Rising Star," an award for lawyers who practice family law in the U.S. for the second year in a row.
John is a member of the American College of Family Trial Lawyers, which is limited to attorneys in the United States and Canada with at least one year of family law experience. John was chosen by his professional colleagues as one of the top 100 lawyers from all over the state for his efforts to achieve the highest professional recognition in North Carolina and the United States.
He has served on the boards of the North Carolina State Bar Association and the American College of Family Trial Lawyers and is a member of the board of the National Association of Divorce Lawyers in North America.
He was also a member of the North Carolina State Bar Association and the American College of Family Trial Lawyers in 1978 and 1982. Amy earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of South Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2002 and a Juris Doctor from the University of North Charlotte School of Law in 2005. She graduated from Regent University Law School in 2006 and was admitted to the North Carolina Bar Association the same year. She graduated with distinction in 2007 and a Master's degree in Law from the University of Law in 2010 and has been working at Twiford since her admission.
Amy was certified as a family lawyer by the North Carolina State Bar in 2010. She is also a certified parent coordinator and has been certified by the North Caroliners Dispute Resolution Commission as a family and financial mediator. He is a certified family law expert and certified financial and family counselor with the American College of Family Trial Lawyers.
Courtney graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2001 with a B.A. in Political Science. She is a graduate of Campbell Law School, where she was a member of the College of Law's Family Law and Family Policy Program. Kelly earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and a Master of Public Policy degree from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the National Institutes of Health (NIA) in 2006.
During her nearly 30-year career, Cary has earned a reputation as one of North Carolina's leading divorce lawyers, helping hundreds of divorced spouses navigate the often daunting and confusing journey that begins with marriage breakdown. She began her journey into the world of family law at the age of 18 as a member of the Family Law and Family Policy Program at Chapel Hill Law School. She was appointed Certified Family Attorney (CFA) in 2004 And in that time, he has acquired the ability to provide competent and highly qualified legal counsel to clients considering divorce or family matters such as custody.
The fact that she specialized in family law in North Carolina is a testament to how seriously she takes her legal training at Arnold & Smith PLLC. He was selected by his colleagues and retained the highest AV rating given by Martindale Hubbell. Matt has been a member of Best Lawyers in America (C +) since 2012 and is named in the Top 100 Lawyers in North America by the American Bar Association.