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Gum Hillier McCroskey & Amburgey PA
47 North Market Street
Asheville, NC 28801
United States
(828) 258.3368

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Gum Hillier McCroskey & Amburgey, P.A. - GHMA | LAW - is an Asheville law firm specializing in complex family law and bankruptcy law matters. The firm's attorneys are Board Certified Specialists in family law and bankruptcy law. We are committed to excellence, dedicated to our clients, the community, and to the legal profession. You deserve quality, experienced legal representation. That is exactly what we provide. We've been doing it since 1979.

We help individuals and families in Western North Carolina create lasting resolutions to conflict and crisis. Our partners are board certified North Carolina Legal Specialists in family law and bankruptcy law. You deserve quality, experienced representation. Our commitment to excellence is exemplified in our dedication to our clients, our community and through service to the legal profession.

Our family law practice includes representation in matters involving:

  • complex divorce and high net worth divorce
  • spousal support and alimony
  • equitable distribution
  • marital settlement agreements
  • child custody and child support
  • modifications and enforcement actions
  • prenuptial agreements
  • adoptions, and
  • domestic violence

Our bankruptcy service includes:

  • Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Chapter 13 Consumer Bankruptcy
  • Creditor Representation
  • Asset Protection Planning

Clients will also learn about bankruptcy vs. debt consolidation as well as the many common misconceptions about bankruptcy.



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David R. Hillier
Bankruptcy Law
Howard L. Gum
Family Law
Janet Amburgey
Family Law

Firm Practice Areas

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Family Law

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