Elizabeth Hodges Elected as President of North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

For Immediate Release

Charlotte, NC | January 28, 2021

Offit Kurman is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Hodges, a Family Law attorney in the firm’s Charlotte region, has been elected as President of the North Carolina chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers for 2021.

Beth Hodges’ practice is devoted exclusively to family law. Her cases involve the representation of clients whose legal issues require resolution through negotiation and settlement, or alternatively litigation of simple and complex financial and non-financial issues and disputes. In her family law practice, Beth handles equitable distribution, alimony, child support, and child custody cases, among others. Her cases also include drafting premarital agreements, separation agreements, postnuptial agreements, parenting agreements, and property settlement agreements. She has settled numerous cases through mediation and arbitration, in addition to resolving matters through litigation. Beth is also certified as a family law specialist by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.

The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers is a national organization founded in 1962 by highly regarded domestic relations attorneys “to provide leadership that promotes the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law.” There are approximately  1650 Fellows collectively representing all  50 states at the present.

The Academy Fellows are highly skilled negotiators and litigators who represent individuals in all facets of family law. These areas include divorce, annulment, prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements, marital settlement agreements, child custody and visitation, business valuations, property valuations and division, alimony, child support, and other family law issues.

To be represented by a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers is to be represented by a leading practitioner in the field of family law. Judges and attorneys generally recognize the 1650 AAML Fellows across the United States as preeminent family law practitioners with a high level of knowledge, skill, and integrity. Academy Fellows enjoy a reputation for professionalism, competence, and high ethical standards.


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