• Family Law

    If you live in North Carolina and are facing the emotional prospect of divorce, legal separation, child support, spousal support, or other family law matters, it is critical to have the help of a compassionate and dedicated family law attorney. I can help you find a healthy way of achieving your goals and getting a fresh start.

    Family Law
  • A Different Kind Of Attorney

    I’m not your average divorce lawyer.  I have all the trappings of a successful attorney – degree from a good law school, coveted clerkship, solid courtroom record – but my approach is often to remind my clients that life is short; this is not a board game; what goes around comes around; and we can get through this together.

    A Different Kind Of Attorney
  • Is Mediation Right For Me?

    Mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution.  It’s an option for people who want to avoid the often lengthy and expensive ordeal of filing pleadings, doing formal discovery, holding depositions, attending pre-trials and trying the case.

    Is Mediation Right For Me?
  • Collaborative Law

    Collaborative law helps people with significant assets or complex issues get a good resolution without going to court. The purpose of the collaborative process is to get a fair resolution, not the scalp of the other person.

    Collaborative Law
  • Taking Your Divorce to Court

    Sometimes it is necessary to bring or defend a lawsuit in court. In those cases, if it’s appropriate, we will continue to negotiate in hopes of avoiding further expensive litigation, while also aggressively pursuing our objectives

    Taking Your Divorce to Court
  • Wills & Probate

    Protecting your legacy for future generations with an enforceable will or trust is important. A solid estate plan will help your family to avoid the stress and cost of probate court. If you find yourself dealing with the probate process already, I provide aggressive and knowledgeable representation to protect your rights and interests.

    Wills & Probate

If you’re stuck in a family law dilemma, call for guidance (919) 688-6860…

Together we can reach a resolution that creates both closure and opportunity for all parties.
Judy Whisnant
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is continually evolving, presenting new complications to our daily lives. As we navigate these challenging times, we want to assure our clients that we remain committed to providing trusted and effective legal guidance. In compliance with social distancing guidelines, we’re proud to offer phone consultations and video conferences toassist you with your legal needs.