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To Post, or Not to Post?

Social Media: How it Can Impact a Family Law Case In this day and age, most people have at least one form of social media. Most commonly, personal social media accounts are used to stay connected with loved ones by regularly sharing photos and life updates. Due to the...

Avoiding the What Ifs

Creating an Updated Estate Plan This week, our friends at PNC Wealth Management provided valuable insight on how best to create an updated estate plan while going through major life changes, such as marriage or divorce. In the article linked below, PNC explains that...

Forgive & Forget?

Defining "Condonation"  During a separation, spouses may accuse one another of acts of marital misconduct. In Chapter 50 of the North Carolina General Statutes, there is a list of actions that could constitute marital misconduct if committed by a spouse. Below are a...

What is Abandonment?

There are many things that can cause a person to end a marriage. It is important to know that a spouse may have grounds to allege abandonment if her spouse has reasons for leaving that fall within certain parameters.  In North Carolina, for it to be considered spousal...

Daniel A. Lewis Named Junior Partner

Hatcher Law Group is pleased to announce that Daniel A. Lewis has been elevated to the role of junior partner. Dan Lewis has been practicing family law for 15 years and has been practicing with the firm since 2012. Since that time, Dan has continued to provide his...

HLG Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers

Hatcher Law Group, P.C. announced today that three of its Charlotte-based attorneys have been recognized in the 27th edition of The Best Lawyers in America©—the oldest and most respected attorney ranking service in the world.  Hatcher Law Group partners, J. Gregory...

Protecting Your Nest Egg

Dividing Up Retirement Benefits  Retirement should be some of the most relaxing and happy years of a person’s life. No one should have to worry about what may happen to their retirement savings and benefits should they go through a divorce. When going through a...

HLG Donates Backpacks to Classroom Central

Hatcher Law Group recently donated some brand-new children’s backpacks to Classroom Central, a non-profit in Charlotte that provides school supplies to students and teachers in underserved communities.  While the coming school year may look a little different than...

Fighting Family Burnout

Recognizing and Preventing Family Burnout  After several months of working from home and homeschooling kids before summer began, some households may be experiencing family burnout from spending much more time together than usual. With most schools in North Carolina...