We are proud to announce that attorneys Linda Ward and Dale Stephenson have been selected to the Business North Carolina 2023 list of Legal Elite in Family Law. Lawyers on this list are nominated and chosen by their peers who think they are the state’s best practitioners in their field. Only 3% of practicing attorneys in North Carolina were selected as Legal Elite for this 2023 list. Congratulations to Linda and Dale! We are extremely… Read More
The state of North Carolina plans to invest over $100 million over the next ten years to convert its current court filing systems from paper filings to efilings. Wake County is one of four counties in the state to be part of a pilot program for this new eCourts system. The others are Harnett, Johnston, and Lee Counties. This “eCourts” portal is to be available in all 100 counties across the state by 2025. What… Read More
This past weekend, Ward Family Law Group attorney, Dale V. Stephenson, along with fellow attorney, Chris Nichols, coached two Broughton High School Mock Trial teams at the North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ) High School Mock Trial Regional Competition, held in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Broughton’s teams consisted of fourteen students, eleven of whom had never participated in mock trial. In a “mock trial”, student teams present an entire trial to seasoned attorneys who serve as… Read More
Ward Family Law Group is honored to be named by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”. Ward Family Law Group is located in Cary, North Carolina. Our attorneys focus on helping families solve problems. We know that each family’s situation is unique, and it is our goal to find a solution that meets your family’s specific needs.
Our office will close for the Christmas and New Year holidays beginning at the close of business on Thursday, December 22, 2022, and will reopen on Monday, January 2, 2022.
Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Happy New Year to each of you! We are extremely blessed and grateful for your referrals, support, and friendship this past year. It’s Giving Tuesday, and we are continuing our tradition of recognizing your support of our firm by making charitable donations to three organizations that we believe make an impact in our communities. This year we are focusing our efforts on organizations that are committed to improving the lives… Read More
Dale V. Stephenson virtually judged round one of the 2022 All Star Bracket National Trial Competition wherein law students across the country presented and defended their case. This year’s case centered around whether a mob boss murdered the victim in retaliation of the victim’s former witness testimony. Having coached students and winning a national trial competition herself, Dale understands first-hand the hard work, determination and dedication that goes into preparing a case for trial.
Ward Family Law Group is pleased to announce that Attorney Ryan M. Tarrant is once again recognized in the 29th edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his high caliber work in Family Law. He has been recognized since 2018. We are incredibly proud of Ryan’s continuous achievements and his continued dedication to his clients and the profession. For more than 40 years, Best Lawyers has been regarded by both the profession and the… Read More
Ward Family Law Group is pleased to announce that Attorney Dale Stephenson is recognized in the third edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™ for her high caliber work in Family Law. This recognition acknowledges her outstanding reputation as an attorney and advocate, and we are extremely proud of Dale’s accomplishment and her continued dedication to her clients and the profession. For more than 40 years, Best Lawyers has been regarded by both the… Read More