North Carolina Certified Family Law Legal Specialist
Gum, Hillier & McCroskey, P.A., is an Asheville, North Carolina law firm specializing in family law and bankruptcy law. We help individuals and families in Western North Carolina create lasting resolutions to conflict and crisis. Our lawyers are board certified North Carolina Legal Specialists in family law and bankruptcy law, and mediators and arbitrators in those fields. 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. We are an AV Preeminent Rated Law Firm by Martindale-Hubbell, and have been listed in the US News/Best Lawyers Best Law Firms list for several years.
The Family Law practice at Gum, Hillier, & McCroskey, P.A., involves, primarily, issues relating to marriage dissolution including:
Howard L. Gum practices in matters involving family and matrimonial law. His office is located in Asheville, North Carolina, although he accepts select cases in the counties and judicial districts throughout Western North Carolina.
Gum is frequently associated by other counsel to assist in complex divorce cases. Many of these cases involve the valuation and analysis of large marital estates and those involving closely held businesses and professional practices.
Recognizing that the factual and legal issues presented in many divorce cases with large marital estates are complex, Gum and his staff specialize in handling those kinds of cases. He is also keenly aware of the emotional and psychological turmoil associated
Howard L. Gum was recently named Lawyer of the Year 2014 by Best Lawyers in America for the area of Asheville Family Law Practitioners. He has recently been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2014.
Howard is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, having been elected to Fellowship in 1992 and was one of the Charter members of the North Carolina Chapter of the AAML. He has served as Treasurer, President Elect and President of the North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and in other offices in that organization.
For nearly twenty years, Howard been listed in the Best Lawyers in America published by Woodard White in the field of Family Law.