Ms. Morgenstern was an associate with the law firm of Hill, Evans, Jordan & Beatty, P.L.L.C. from 1986 until forming her own firm in 1993. She joined Black, Slaughter & Black, P.A. in October 2015. Ms. Morgenstern's practice is limited solely to family law. She was certified as a specialist in family law by the North Carolina State Bar in 1991, and has been a fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers since 1994, currently serving as President of the North Carolina Chapter. Ms. Morgenstern has served as chair of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, and on various committees of the N. C. Family Law Section and North Carolina State Bar. Ms. Morgenstern is a frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars sponsored by such providers as the North Carolina Bar Foundation, UNC Law School, Wake Forest University School of Law, and the Greensboro and High Point Bar Associations. She also serves an adjunct professor of family law at Elon University School of Law and has served as adjunct professor of family law at Wake Forest Law School and as a guest lecturer at the University of North Carolina School of Law. Ms. Morgenstern has written and presented on a wide range of topics, including custody, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, valuation of professional licenses and degrees, proving income and depression of income, reconciliation agreements, the Model Relocation Act, ethics, and deposition techniques. She is certified as an arbitrator by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and spends a substantial amount of her time conducting mediations. Ms. Morgenstern is listed in Best Lawyers in America in the areas of family law and family law mediation, and in North Carolina Super Lawyers in the area of family law. She has an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.