Are college expenses part of Child Support?

As college tuition expenses continue to rise nationwide, there continues to be a concern in many family law cases about the payment of college tuition and expenses for children. During a family law case, a child’s wellbeing is often at the forefront and for many...

Appeals of Alimony Awards

Typically, if a civil money judgment is appealed to the North Carolina appellate division, the appellant may request a stay of the execution of that judgment by applying to the court and providing a bond.  This is not true in cases where one spouse has been...

Malone named as Rising Star in Super Lawyers magazine

The Vernon Law Firm, P.A. is pleased to announce that Linda M. Malone was recently named as a Rising Star in the 2019 List of North Carolina’s top attorneys in Super Lawyers magazine.  Ms. Malone received the recognition for her work in Estate Planning and...