Jaye Meyer

Jaye Meyer


Tharrington Smith, LLP

Recognized since 2001

Raleigh, North Carolina

Practice Areas

Family Law

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Jaye Meyer is listed in the Best Lawyers in America® and North Carolina Super Lawyers®. She has been recognized by Business North Carolina magazine as one of the "Legal Elite" in North Carolina. Ms. Meyer is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law, a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and is certified as a Family Financial Mediator.

Ms. Meyer was admitted to the North Carolina Bar in 1990. She received her B.A. cum laude from Wake Forest University and her J.D. with High Honors from the University of North Carolina, where she served as Editor-In-Chief of the North Carolina Law Review.

Ms. Meyer has served on the Family Law Council of the North Carolina Bar Association and was the Chair of the North Carolina Bar Association Family Law Section in 2000-2001. She is the past Chair of the Family Law Specialization Committee of the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization and received the Howard L. Gum Service Award in 2008. She was elected to the Board of Law Examiners in 2007.

Ms. Meyer is the past Chair of the Family Law Continuing Legal Education Curriculum Committee of the North Carolina Bar Association and is a frequent course planner and speaker at Continuing Legal Education programs throughout the state. Ms. Meyer has recently lectured on the following topics: "Cohabitation Sufficient to Terminate Alimony," "Use of Wiretap Evidence," "Domestic Violence and Related Laws," "Divisible Property and Distribution of Marital Assets," "Family Law Basics -- Case Management," "Modification and Enforcement of Judgments in Family Law Cases," and "Rules 4 and 45 of the North Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure." Ms Meyer received the Super Lawyers award for top 50 Women Lawyers in North Carolina.

Ms. Meyer's hobbies are hiking and running. She has completed 61 marathons since 1994.

Location
  • Wells Fargo Building, Suite 1900
    150 Fayetteville Street
    P.O. Box 1151
    Raleigh, NC 27602
Languages
  • English
Education
  • Wake Forest University, BA, graduated 1983
Bar Admissions
  • North Carolina, North Carolina State Bar
Affiliations
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, North Carolina Chapter - Fellow
  • North Carolina Bar Association - Member
  • North Carolina Board of Law Examiners - Chair
  • North Carolina Board of Law Examiners - Member
  • North Carolina State Bar - Member

Tharrington Smith, LLP
Headquarters: Raleigh, North Carolina

21 The Best Lawyers in America® awards

5 Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America awards

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Lawyer of the Year Badge - 2015 - Family Law
Named "Lawyer of the Year" by Best Lawyers® for:
  • Family Law, Raleigh (2015)
Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2024 for work in:
  • Family Law
Awards:
  • North Carolina Board of Legal Specialization, Board Certified Specialist in Family Law (1997- Present)
  • North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission, Certified Family Financial Mediator
  • Recipient of the Howard L. Gum Service Award (2008)
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow (2001 - Present)
  • Selected for inclusion in the Family Law section of Best Lawyers in America┬«, (Since 2001)
  • Listed among the "Legal Elite" by Business North Carolina magazine, (2009 - Present)
  • North Carolina Super Lawyer, (since 2006)
  • Selected for inclusion in North Carolina top Women 50 Super Lawyers, (2010-2014)
  • North Carolina Super Lawyers "Top 100 Lawyers" (2011)
  • AV Preeminent Rating Martindale-Hubbel Peer Review Ratings
  • Named Lawyer of the Year - Family Law, Raleigh, by Best Lawyers in America┬« (2015)

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