Durham family law lawyerThe Law Office of John C. Fitzpatrick represents clients who want to file for divorce in Durham, Raleigh, Chapel Hill, and the surrounding towns and counties of North Carolina.

Our lawyers understand that when you are considering divorce, you are feeling variety of emotions an intensity not previously experienced. We strive at all times during our attorney-client relationship to treat you with the sensitivity and compassion you deserve while protecting your best interests in divorce, mediation, negotiations, or at trial.

Matters in Family Law

We assist individuals, spouses, and families with a variety of family law matters, pertaining to divorce and broader areas of family law, as well:

Contact the office to set up a consultation to file for divorce in Durham or to learn about other areas of family law and how we may serve you when you have issues in North Carolina.

Understanding Family Law in North Carolina

Clients may resist proceeding in a divorce trial; This is understandable. Unfortunately, a divorce trial may be unavoidable if your spouse is particularly hostile, or uncooperative.You may not be able to resolve the problem without the benefit of a judge.

If your spouse is amenable to minimizing the process, though, we may be able to construct a divorce agreement for you after a single or multiple sessions of negotiations or mediation.

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