North Carolina Divorce Resources

This page offers resources that can help you get a North Carolina separation or divorce. You'll find everything you need to access the divorce information and laws as they relate to your case. Plus you can find the forms needed to do your own divorce, get options for choosing a divorce lawyer, and locate other useful resources where you can get help.

North Carolina Divorce Law Summary

Complete Online Divorce Laws

North Carolina General Statutes, Chapter 50 - selected sections:

Divorce and Parenting Services

Divorcing parents of minor children can be required to attend an educational program on the effect of divorce on children. The aim of these classes is to help minimize the trauma of divorce and help ease the children's transition. You can find various programs throughout the state by visiting Active Parenting.

We also have a page which lists other resources here.

NC Divorce Attorneys

Need a Family Lawyer? Have local attorneys go over your case information and then only respond to those willing to help.

Breeden Law Office
Jonathan Breeden

100 Professional Court, Ste 102
Garner, NC 27529
Phone: (919) 661-4970
Counties Served: Wake, Johnston, Harnett

As a family and divorce attorney, Jonathan Breeden has nearly 20 years of practical legal experience. He can help with your divorce or any type of family law question.

Charles R. Ullman & Associates
109 S. Bloodworth St.
Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: (919) 263-2829

McIlveen Family Law Firm
174 S. South St., Suite 301
Gastonia, NC 28052
Phone: (704) 865-9011

Certified Divorce Financial Analyst

UBS Financial Services Inc.
Eileen Stoner
16810 Kenton Dr. suite 310
Huntersville, NC, 28078
Phone: 1-855-541-0917

As a Financial Advisor serving clients for 20+ years, I am comfortable with conversations about family, finances, and your hopes for the people who are most important to you. I serve as a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® professional. A CDFA® has specialized experience and skills analyzing long-term financial impacts of divorce.  I can help you sort through your current and future financial picture.  The goal?  For you to be more informed and in control of your financial future.

Legal Information

Compass Center
210 Henderson Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Phone: 919-968-4610

  • Legal Information Services - Free 15 minute phone appointment with volunteer attorney
  • Community Legal Project - Free 30 minute in-person appointment with a law student to receive information about a legal issue.
  • Family Law in NC - a 100 page book drafted by attorneys is presented in an easy to understand collection of questions and answers, offers information about divorce and separation, domestic abuse issues, child custody and support, and asset and debt settlement.

QDRO Preparation

QDRO Specialists - QdroDesk™ is the result of 45 years of combined QDRO experience. Providing online QDRO document preparation, the service allows you to prepare your own paperwork with the appropriate settlement agreement language so you can properly divide a retirement account in your divorce.

Divorce Support

Divorce Groups - Look up local support services such as Divorce Care meetings, groups for divorcing adults, assistance for intimate abuse victims, and support for children dealing with their parent's divorce.

Domestic Abuse Resources

NCCADV - NC Domestic Violence Website

By | Updated April 18, 2019


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