Courtney Hamer Smith was recently certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a specialist in Family Law. She is one of the 163 lawyers state-wide to achieve this distinction. Ms. Smith, a family law attorney at Hatcher Law Group since 2008, focuses her practice on family law matters including divorce, child custody, child support and domestic violence. She earned her JD from Florida Coastal School of Law in 2007 and her BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2003. Ms. Smith is also a member of the Family Law Section of the Mecklenburg County Bar Association as well an Executive Committee Member of the Charlotte Collaborative Divorce Professionals.
In order to be certified as a specialist, an attorney must have positive peer recommendations from lawyers and judges in the field and pass a difficult written examination. Congratulations to Ms. Smith on this achievement.