|Areas of Practice:|
Domestic Relations Law, Family Law Mediation & Arbitration
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D. 1986
Indiana University, Bachelor's Degree in Spanish, 1977
"AV" Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America, Family Law, Family Law Mediation
Named to "Legal Elite" by Business North Carolina magazine
North Carolina Super Lawyers, Family Law: Top 50 women lawyers in the state (2010-2014)
Certified Specialist in family law by the North Carolina State Bar (1991)
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow (1994)
President-Elect, NC Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
North Carolina Bar Association, Past Chair: Family Law Section
North Carolina State Bar, Past Chair: Family Law Specialization Committee
|Civic and Community Involvement:|
Ms. Morgenstern is a frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars sponsored by such providers as the North Carolina Bar Foundation, UNC Law School, Wake Forest University School of Law, and the Greensboro Bar Association. She also serves an adjunct professor of family law at Elon University School of Law and Wake Forest Law School and as a guest lecturer at the University of North Carolina School of Law.
Ms. Morgenstern has written and presented on a wide range of topics, including custody, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, valuation of professional licenses and degrees, proving income and depression of income, reconciliation agreements, the Model Relocation Act, ethics, and deposition techniques. She is certified as an arbitrator by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and spends a substantial amount of her time conducting mediations.