Firm Profile

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

Firm Details

Gum & Hillier, P.A., was established in 1979 by Howard L. Gum and David R. Hillier after their departure from the well-established Asheville Law Firm of Van Winkle, Buck, Wall, Starnes, Hyde & Davis, P.A., to form Gum & Hillier, PA. In 2000, Patrick McCroskey merged his firm creating the firm's as Gum, Hillier & McCroskey.

The Firm serves primarily families and individuals in the area of Family Law and Bankruptcy Law. The partners of Gum, Hillier & McCroskey, P.A., are Board Certified Specialists in their fields, Mr. Hillier in Bankruptcy Law, and Mr. Gum and Mr. McCroskey in Family Law.

Mediation and Arbitration services are offered by Mr. Gum, Mr. Hillier and Mr. McCroskey in their respective specialties.


Top Listed City Awards

  • Top Listed in Asheville in Family Law with 3 lawyers


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  • "Best Law Firms" list by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers® for the Tier 1 Metropolitan Award, for Family Law Practice in Asheville. Ranked continuously since inception in 2010.


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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