Laura B. Burt

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Charlotte, NC

Wofford Burt PLLC
 | 4601 Park Rd, Suite 560
Charlotte, NC 28209
Phone: 704-626.6672
Fax: 704-626-6809
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1992
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
    Attorney Profile

    Attorney Laura B. Burt is a partner at Wofford Burt PLLC in Charlotte, North Carolina, where she focuses her practice on family law. Ms. Burt has experience in numerous areas of family law, including alimony, child custody, divorce, division of marital property, post-nuptial agreements, spousal support and visitation. She represents clients throughout the Charlotte metropolitan area.

    Ms. Burt is an experienced collaborative law attorney and also represents clients in mediation. She is a founding member of the Mecklenburg County Collaborative Family Law Group and has held many leadership positions with the group, including president and vice president.

    Ms. Burt is the recipient of several honors and awards for her accomplishments in the legal profession. Business North Carolina magazine included her on its “legal elite” list for many years and Martindale-Hubbell awarded her an AV Preeminent* peer review rating. This is the organization’s highest available rating, presented to attorneys with high ethical standards and legal capability.

    Active in her legal community, Ms. Burt is a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar and the North Carolina Bar Association. She is also involved in her local community. She sits on the board of advisors of Fashion & Compassion and belongs to Social Venture Partners, an organization that supports nonprofits and donors.

    After earning a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ms. Burt received her law degree from Wake Forest Law. She is a board-certified specialist in family law by the North Carolina State Bar Legal Specialization and is a certified North Carolina family financial settlement mediator. She holds a license to practice law in North Carolina.

    *AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

     
    Practice Areas
    • 100%Family Law
    Focus Areas

    Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Divorce, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law

    Selections

    Selected to Super Lawyers for 3 yearsbottom-image

    Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2021

    Certificates and Credentials

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    About Laura Burt

    Admitted: 1992, North Carolina

    Professional Webpage: https://www.woffordburt.com/our-team/laura-burt/

    Honors/Awards:

    • Named a Super Lawyer Selectee, 2019 and 2020
    • AV Rated Attorney, Martindale Hubbell
    • Legal Elite - Family Law, Business North Carolina Magazine, 2017
    • Legal Elite - Family Law, Business North Carolina Magazine, 2015
    • Legal Elite - Family Law, Business North Carolina Magazine, 2013
    • Business North Carolina, Legal Elite - Family Law, Business North Carolina Magazine, 2010
    • Business North Carolina, Legal Elite - Family Law, Business North Carolina Magazine, 2007

    Special Licenses/Certifications:

    • Board Certified Specialist in Family Law
    • Certified NC Family Financial Settlement Mediator

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
    • North Carolina Bar Association
    • Attends Myers Park Methodist Church
    • Pro Bono Committee, Mecklenburg County Bar, 2017
    • Vice President - Mecklenburg County Collaborative Family Law Practice Group, 2009
    • President of Mecklenburg County Collaborative Family Law Practice Group, 2011

    Pro bono/Community Service:

    • Member, Social Venture Partners
    • Board of Advisors, Fashion & Compassion

    Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

    • Speaker, Family Law Continuing Legal Education Programs, Mecklenburg County, NC, Family Law matters, particularly Collaborative Law Issues

    Educational Background:

    • BA- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1988
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    Office Location for Laura B. Burt

    4601 Park Rd
    Suite 560
    Charlotte, NC 28209

    Phone: 704-626.6672

    Fax: 704-626-6809

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    Last Updated: 3/4/2021

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