Looking for an experienced Wilmington NC divorce lawyer?

Collectively our attorneys have over 45 years of litigation experience.  Ashley Michael has litigated complex custody and financial trials in New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick and Onslow Counties for over a decade while balancing her client’s emotional and financial considerations.

If a client has been served with a lawsuit, our attorneys will explain the legal system, the areas of law the matter involves and then work with our client’s personality to finds the right posture and voice for the client and their case.  Cost and communication are paramount; and we will work with the client to identify economical and efficient methods to fit the needs of each client.

If you are contemplating a separation, we understand this could be one of the scariest and emotional events you might ever face.  You will not do it alone.  Your questions will be answered.

At Craige & Fox, PLLC, we offer the following services:

  • Adoption (contested)
  • Alimony
  • Assisted Reproductive Technology Contempt
  • Child Custody (including special needs)
  • Child Support (including special needs)
  • Civil Contempt
  • Criminal Contempt
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Emergency Custody Orders/Ex Parte
  • Injunctions
  • Interim Distribution
  • Gestational Carrier Contract Disputes
  • LGBTQIA Divorce
  • LGBTQIA Adoption
  • LGBTQIA Custody
  • Parent Coordinator Services – Certified (Approved in Districts 4, 5 & 13)
  • Post-Separation Support
  • Temporary Restraining Orders
  • Termination of Parental Rights

Contact Ashley Michael to schedule an appointment to discuss your family law questions and needs. Ashley is certified by the North Carolina State Bar and Board of Legal Specialization as an expert in the areas of Family Law.  Hiring a board certified legal specialist ensures that your lawyer is proficient in the specialty legal field in which you have a legal need.  Specialists must meet rigorous standards to become certified and maintain such standards to be recertified.  Ashley enjoys learning about new case law, and challenging herself to stay proficient for client’s needs in the courtroom.