Holiday Inn Raleigh North-Midtown
2805 Highwoods Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27604
Family Law: 6.00
Course book included with all formats
Your Guide for Navigating Through the Divorce Process
Are you able to effortlessly navigate through the divorce process? Do you need more practice pointers or best practice tips to fine-tune your approach? This comprehensive course will provide you with a step-by-step guide through divorce cases. From client interviews to final settlements, you'll get the information you need to represent your clients' best interests. You'll also obtain critical divorce discovery tools along with guidelines for custody and support calculations. Have a firm grasp of the ins and outs of the divorce process to help relieve your clients' anxiety - register today!
This basic level seminar is designed for attorneys. Paralegals may also benefit.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Family Law: 6.00
NBI, Inc. is an accredited sponsor with the North Carolina State Board of Continuing Legal Education. Attendance of this program will result in 6.0 hours of CLE credit, including 1.0 ethics. This program qualifies for Family Law specialization certification credit.
ANDREA D. EDWARDS is the owner of the Law Office of Andrea D. Edwards, PLLC. Since 1985, she has practiced in the areas of family law, juvenile law, adoption, and wills. Ms. Edwards is a certified family financial case mediator, a certified superior court mediator, and a certified arbitrator. She is a member of the North Carolina, Judicial District 22A, and Iredell County bar associations. Ms. Edwards is a member of the Iredell County Family Law Committee and was recently appointed to the Wake Forest University Board of Visitors. She earned her B.S. degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and her J.D. degree from Wake Forest University School of Law.
PENELOPE L. HEFNER is a principal attorney at Sodoma Law, P.C., and manages the Union office, where she practices primarily in family law. Ms. Hefner is a member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina State Bar and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association, and is a member of the Charlotte Women Attorneys. She earned both her B.A. and J.D. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
ELIZABETH J. JAMES is a member with Horack, Talley, Pharr, & Lowndes, P.A. She has dedicated herself to assisting individuals with delicate, personal legal matters. Ms. James practices family law with an emphasis on alimony, post-separation support, equitable distribution, separation agreements, premarital agreements, child support, child custody, contempt motions, qualified domestic relations orders, name changes, and domestic violence protective orders and appeals. In addition to being certified as a family law specialist by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, she is also certified by the Cooperative Parenting Institute as a parent coordinator. Ms. James received her B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Tennessee and her J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
MATTHEW T. MARCELLINO is a partner in the law firm of Marcellino & Tyson, PLLC. He practices in the areas of business and employment law, family law and civil litigation. Mr. Marcellino is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and the Mecklenburg County Bar Association, and is a barrister with American Inns of the Court. He earned his B.A. degree from the College of Charleston and his J.D. degree from Tulane University Law School.
JENNIFER MOORE is a partner with Marcellino & Tyson, PLLC, where she practices in the areas of family law and collaborative law. Ms. Moore is a board-certified specialist in family law. She is a member of the North Carolina State Bar and the Women Lawyers of Charlotte. She earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and her J.D. degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
AMY E. SIMPSON is a partner with Hamilton Stephens Steele & Martin, PLLC, where she represents individuals in family law matters. She has tried complex child custody, alimony, and equitable distribution cases. Ms. Simpson also has experience working with forensic experts on valuations, including expert valuations of both majority and minority ownership interests in closely held corporations with revenues in excess of $1 million. She is a member of the Charlotte Women’s Bar, a division of the North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys, and the Mecklenburg County and North Carolina bar associations. Ms. Simpson received her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Duke University; her M.B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina, Kenan Flagler School of Business; and earned her J.D. degree, cum laude, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law.February 6 - Raleigh
ANN-MARGARET ALEXANDER is an attorney at Alexander & Doyle, P.A., where she devotes her practice to helping clients in family law matters, including custody, support, property division, divorce, adoptions, wills, estates and probate. Ms. Alexander is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association and the Family Law Section, and is a member of the Wake County Bar Association. She is certified as a parenting coordinator, where she has been appointed by the court to assist parties in high-conflict divorce cases regarding their child custody issues. Ms. Alexander earned her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina and her J.D. degree, with honors, from North Carolina Central University School of Law.
LAJON FREDERICK is a senior paralegal with Triangle Divorce Lawyers. Ms. Frederick has been working in the legal environment for more than 20 years and as a North Carolina certified paralegal beginning in 2007. She is very passionate about her work as a family law paralegal and takes great pride in being able to assist clients through this difficult transition in their lives.
RICHARD GANTT is an attorney with the Rosen Law Firm, where he has extensive experience in family law. He practiced divorce law at several of the premier matrimonial firms in Chicago, including Berger Schatz and Rosenfeld Hafron Shapiro & Farmer. While Mr. Gantt was with the latter firm, it secured the largest divorce judgment in U.S. history, getting more than $200 million for its client. He earned his B.A. degree from Wake Forest University, his M.B.A. degree from Regent University and his J.D. degree from Tulane Law School. Mr. Gantt also completed graduate coursework in taxation at Georgetown Law School, and he interned for the Honorable William Pryor who was eventually appointed to the federal courts by President George W. Bush.
ALEXANDRA HAILE is an attorney with Dummit Fradin, Attorneys at Law, in the Winston-Salem, North Carolina office, where she practices in the area of family law. Ms. Haile graduated from HPU with her bachelor’s degree in elementary education and with a dual master's degree in elementary education and literacy, along with earning her J.D. degree from Elon University School of Law. She is licensed to practice in West Virginia.
JOSEPH R. SCHMITZ is the founding member of Schmitz Law, P.C., where he focuses his practice on family law, but he also provides representation to parents in special education cases. Mr. Schmitz has presented at Wake Forest University School of Law in their mediation clinic. He is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, the Forsyth County Bar Association, the North Carolina Advocates for Justices, the Forsyth County Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers Association, and the NCAJ Legislative Committee. He is also a family financial mediator with the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission. Mr. Schmitz earned his B.S. degree from Evangel University, his M.A. degree in public policy from Regent University Robertson School of Government, and his J.D. degree from Regent University School of Law.
HEATHER WILLIAMS FORSHEY opened Raleigh Divorce Law Firm in May 2010. Ms. Williams Forshey is a board-certified family law specialist, is certified as a family financial mediator by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission, and is also a certified parenting coordinator. Her firm only handles divorce, domestic issues, adoptions, appeals of family law issues, and related matters. Ms. Williams Forshey is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association. She is involved in a number of pro bono efforts, including representing domestic violence victims through Legal Aid's advocacy program, handling appeals for the guardian ad litem program, and assisting with fundraising efforts for the Friends of the Wake County guardian ad litem program. Ms. Williams Forshey earned her B.A. degree, cum laude, from Elon University and her J.D. degree from Wake Forest University School of Law.
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