Gum, Hillier & McCroskey, PA ranked in 2018 “Best Law Firms”

Gum, Hillier & McCroskey, PA has been ranked in the 2018 "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers in America. The firm is the recipient of the the Tier 1 Metropolitan Award for Family Law Practice in Asheville, and the Tier 3 Metropolitan Award for Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, also for practice in Asheville.

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Advantages of Arbitration

With mutual consent, arbitration can be used to settle disputes both big and small between the two parties to a domestic dispute. The parties usually split the cost of the arbitrator. Here are some pointers to remember about why arbitration is worth considering in your case:

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Divorce Arbitration

In past times, arbitration of family law matters was reserved primarily for wealthier clients who were willing to “pay for a judge” to have their matter concluded more expeditiously and...

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Neutral Evaluation

With the evolution of ADR processes, parties have more options than ever to resolve their legal disputes outside of court. One of those options is neutral evaluation. Neutral evaluation is...

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Professional Consultation

Professional consultation is a niche service in which Howard serves as a resource for other attorneys. In this regard, he provides confidential attorney consultation and advisory services without making an...

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What is Alternative Dispute Resolution?

It is becoming very common for our clients to ask about alternative dispute resolution (ADR). In fact, in many judicial districts in North Carolina, the district court has adopted rules for mandated ADR in family law cases. The goal of the Administrative Office of the Courts is to have

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