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Clarke Dummit, 2019 AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer

Dummit Fradin founder, Clarke Dummit, is officially a 2019 AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer. This prestigious award is given to attorneys who showcase both significant legal ability and ethical standards. The panel of judges for the AV Preeminent Rating consists of members of the Bar and Judiciary. About Attorney Clarke Dummit Clarke Dummit is known among [...]

June 5th, 2019|

Dummit Fradin Wins $6.6M Verdict Against Rapper Yo Gotti

 [Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Tuesday, May 28, 2019] Dummit Fradin litigation attorneys recently won a high profile trial against mainstream rapper Yo Gotti. Yo Gotti, aka Mario Mims, was slapped with a hefty $2.2 million verdict in a North Carolina courtroom today. The amount was then tripled by a Forsyth County judge to $6.6 million [...]

May 29th, 2019|

Mother Wins Against Motion to Decrease Child Support

Greensboro family law attorney, Jessica Culver, recently won a Motion to Dismiss for her client. The opposing party, the father, had filed a Motion to Decrease Child Support. Our client, the mother, sought the help of Jessica Culver who's handled these types of cases in the past. After reviewing the case, our family law attorney [...]

May 23rd, 2019|

This Stolen Green Card Story is for the Books

Dummit Fradin immigration attorney, Devon Senges, recently helped a young Venezuelan woman restore her stolen green card. However, the young woman's story is a bit more complicated than her simply misplacing it. Learn how she was able to recover her stolen green card with the help of our determined immigration attorney. In 2011, a high [...]

May 22nd, 2019|

What the NC First Step Act Means For Your Loved Ones

What is the Federal First Step Act? Last year, Congress passed the Federal First Step Act with bi-partisan support. On December 21, 2018, President Donald Trump signed it into law. The act, made famous in pop culture by celebrities such as Kim Kardashian, enjoyed overwhelming support. The law sought to grant relief to criminal defendants [...]

May 21st, 2019|

Get to Know Our 17 Bilingual Staff Members

At Dummit Fradin we believe everyone deserves a fair chance at legal representation. That's why we're proud to say that more than half of our staff is bilingual in English and Spanish. If you need translation or interpreting services, please do not hesitate to ask. At all our locations there are at least two [...]

May 14th, 2019|

Is Cohabitation Before Marriage Illegal in NC?

 Is cohabitation before marriage illegal in NC? Yes, cohabitation before marriage is still technically illegal in North Carolina. North Carolina general statute 14-184 states: "If any man and woman, not being married to each other, shall lewdly and lasciviously associate, bed and cohabit together, they shall be guilty of a Class 2 misdemeanor." [...]

April 26th, 2019|

Dummit Fradin’s Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers

While we here at Dummit Fradin know we have a great team of attorneys and staff, we are always pleased when national organizations recognize people on our team. We'd like to congratulate Jessica Culver, Luis Maradiaga, and Patrick Apple for being identified as one of the Top 40 under 40 lawyers by The National [...]

April 12th, 2019|

High-Stakes Custody Trial Won in Randolph County

Dummit Fradin trial attorney, Patrick Apple, recently won a high-stakes custody trial for our client in Randolph County. This sensitive child custody trial involved sexual abuse allegations and multiple experts were involved. Attorney Patrick Apple was expertly able to impeach the testimony of the child. The 5-year-old child was using words like "custody" in the [...]

April 11th, 2019|

Contempt Hearings for Child Support & Custody a Success

Family law attorney, Jessica Culver, recently won two Contempt hearings against the same father – one in custody court and one in child support court. Child Support Contempt Hearing In the child support matter, Jessica Culver won the Show Cause Motion by showing that the father had not paid any of the ordered child support [...]

April 9th, 2019|

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