2024 Best Law Firms by Best Lawyers in America Selectee | Durham Family Law Group


Exceptional Legal Services for Families


With more than 50 years of combined experience in family law, our lawyers have represented hundreds of individuals facing divorce all across North Carolina's Research Triangle. Passionate about helping clients successfully navigate marital separation divorce, prenuptial agreements and child-related issues, they provide a thorough knowledge of the law and decades of practical experience to every client’s case. Seasoned negotiators and trial attorneys, the firm provides the full spectrum of representation its clients in the field of family law.


Durham Family Law Group is a solution-oriented, client-centric law firm. Most people want to spend their funds wisely, avoid unnecessary conflict, and reach a resolution in a reasonable time frame. Barbara and Julie take a practical, efficient approach to solving problems, and they carefully evaluate options for cost and effectiveness. They use strong negotiation, mediation, and advocacy skills to help clients achieve their goals, avoiding whenever possible the need for expensive, time-consuming litigation.


Julie and Barbara are devoted to client service, and they’re dedicated to a successful outcome for each client. That means taking the time to understand each client’s unique circumstances and being readily available to discuss developments and answer questions. It means explaining the legal process so that you can make informed decisions and know what to expect. It also means being up-front about fees and costs and honestly evaluating your legal case and your goals and expectations.