Tash & Kurtz, PLLC is one of Winston-Salem's preeminent family law firms. We dedicate our practice solely to family law matters, including divorce, custody, child support, alimony, postseparation support, equitable distribution, domestic violence, litigation, arbitration, mediation, pre-marital and post-marital agreements, and appeals.
The North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization has certified firm partners Jon Kurtz, Caleigh Evans, Elise Whitley, and Monica R. Guy as specialists in area of family law. In North Carolina, approximately 3.5% of attorneys are certified as specialists. To be granted this certification, an attorney must achieve a satisfactory score on a written examination in his/her practice area, make a satisfactory showing of qualification in the specialty through peer review, maintain a level of continuing legal education credits in the specialty area and maintain substantial involvement in the specialty area for at least five years.
The attorneys at our firm are experienced in complicated and complex matters and are adept in handling all aspects of family law cases with both skill and sensitivity.
The firm routinely represents a wide range of clients in family law matters in and around Forsyth County, North Carolina. Our clients include business executives, doctors, attorneys, accountants, business owners, teachers, stay at home parents, homemakers and other individuals with both large and moderate net marital estates.
Our firm strives to maintain a reputation as being a cutting edge boutique law firm. Our lawyers are regularly recognized for their professionalism and skill.
Jon Kurtz, Caleigh Evans, Elise Whitley and Monica R. Guy have all been selected by Law & Politics magazine as being among the top 5% of attorneys in North Carolina through an extensive peer review process. Additionally, firm partners have been included by Business North Carolina in their annual listing of the Legal Elite of North Carolina. Jon Kurtz, Caleigh Evans, Elise Whitley, Monica Guy, and Susan Simos are regularly recognized in preeminent state and national family law organizations.
Woodward/White’s “Best Lawyers in America” has consistently recognized Jon Kurtz, Caleigh Evans, Elise Whitley and Monica Guy in the area of family law. Jon Kurtz, Elise Whitley and Monica Guy have all been recognized by Martindale-Hubbell with its highest rating of "AV,” as has the law firm of Tash & Kurtz, PLLC. Additionally, the firm and firm members have been listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Law Firms by Martindale-Hubbell.
Jon Kurtz, Caleigh Evans, Elise Whitley, Monica Guy, and Susan Simos, have all served on statewide family law organizations, including the North Carolina State Bar and the North Carolina Bar Association, and each of them has been asked on numerous occasions to speak at continuing legal education seminars for other family law attorneys.
Jon Kurtz, Elise Whitley and Monica Guy are experienced trained mediators with active mediation practices. In addition, Jon Kurtz has won family law appeals in the North Carolina Court of Appeals and in the North Carolina Supreme Court.
At Tash & Kurtz, PLLC, we have all chosen to specialize in Family Law so that we can maintain a high level of competence in this complicated practice area. We believe that our ability to focus on just one area of the law enables us to represent our clients at a high level of skill and professionalism.
When life takes unexpected turns, the going can get rough. With so much at stake, it is important to have a legal advisor who will pay attention to your particular situation and needs. It is important to have an advocate who thoroughly knows the territory and will work to affect outcomes you know that you can live with for the long term. That is the personalized approach and professional guidance you can count on from Tash & Kurtz, PLLC.