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April 16, 2014
It is true that children are almost always the ones who suffer the most through their parents' separation and divorce. In many situations a child is the most un-biased witness as to events which took place in the home before the separation. However, no parent likes the idea of placing their child in the witness stand or bringing their child to family court to speak to a judge.
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April 9, 2014
Local Rules are a set of rules compiled for use in a particular judicial district. As the name denotes, the Local Rules are to be applied locally, whereas the North Carolina General Statues are applied statewide.
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April 8, 2014
Dan Lewis will speak at the Mecklenburg County Women’s Commission’s Family Law Clinic on Wednesday, April 9 from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
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April 3, 2014
Christine M. Melvin will volunteer at the annual Wills for Heroes event on April 5, 2014 at the Charlotte School of Law.
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March 31, 2014
The firm was presented with the 2014 Commitment to Justice Award for pro bono representation of domestic violence victims.
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March 26, 2014
Paul DeJesse speaks with Rob Boisvert at TWC News about the Safe Alliance Barrister's Ball.
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March 4, 2014
If you find yourself in a place where you know that your marriage has come to an end, you probably have many questions about how to go about separating from your spouse.
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February 19, 2014
If you or a loved one have moved to North Carolina and need to enforce or modify an out of state child custody order, then there are a few things you need to keep in mind before doing so.
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January 24, 2014
Hatcher Law Group attorney, Dan Lewis, will serve as a guest lecturer at the upcoming Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Seminar in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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January 21, 2014
One of the most unfortunate aspects of divorce is the effect it can have on children. The emphasis being on the word “can.” Although as a parent you cannot protect your children from everything, there are certain things you can do to protect your children during the separation and divorce period.
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January 17, 2014
J. Gregory Hatcher and Paul A. DeJesse, Jr., were both named among the 2014 Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
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January 13, 2014
Simply put, yes, you do, even if you and your soon-to-be ex are amicable with one another. Why? Because you don’t know what you don’t know. Without the advice of an experienced family law attorney, you will not know if the separation agreement you are contemplating entering into with your spouse is fair to you.
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January 10, 2014
J. Gregory Hatcher, of Hatcher Law Group, has received a Legal Elite Award for Family Law from Business North Carolina's Legal Elite, a listing of the state's top lawyers in business-related categories.
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January 9, 2014
Hatcher Law Group attorney, Courtney Hamer, will serve as a guest lecturer at the upcoming Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Seminar in Charlotte, North Carolina. This seminar takes place on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and is held at 700 North Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.
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January 8, 2014
There is a new trend in society today – more and more people are getting divorced later in life. While separating and divorcing can be emotionally and financially difficult for all couples, those who have been married for many years and are approaching retirement (or are already retired) potentially face more complicated and pressing financial issues and should be especially careful that their financial needs are addressed in the legal process.
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January 3, 2014
The Collaborative Law process is another way to resolve disputes outside the courtroom. Often referred to as the “smarter” way to divorce and resolve issues, the Collaborative Law process allows individuals to work together with their attorneys without the fear that they will end up in court.
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December 13, 2013
With the widespread use of the internet, and the rise of smart phone technology and applications, everything you do is more accessible to everyone; including your spouse or your child’s other parent.
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December 9, 2013
Hatcher Law Group attorney, Greg Hatcher, will serve as a guest lecturer at the upcoming Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Seminar in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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December 5, 2013
When you are angry with your spouse for wrongs he or she has inflicted upon you, no matter how strong you are, you may find it very challenging to separate what is happening between you and your spouse from the parenting discussions that need to be taking place.
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November 12, 2013
Hatcher Law Group attorney, Dan Lewis, will serve as a guest lecturer at the upcoming Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Seminar in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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November 7, 2013
Hatcher Law Group is pleased to announce that it will sponsor and participate in the 26th annual Christmas in Davidson event this year.
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September 3, 2013
Hatcher Law Group attorney, Kyle W. LeBlanc, will serve as a guest lecturer at the upcoming Mecklenburg County Women's Commission Seminar in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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June 3, 2013
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March 14, 2013
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February 20, 2013
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January 16, 2013
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November 14, 2012
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October 22, 2012
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September 17, 2012
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January 1, 2010
J.Gregory Hatcher and Laura B. Burt were named by Business North Carolina as among the Legal Elite in our State.
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