Patty | "The Ninja"

"The Ninja"

Patty”The Ninja”“It is amazing to see a parent get a second chance and run with it,” says Jessica. “A good outcome is when a family is able to move forward and find a good schedule for their children, especially when both parents agree to put the children first.” Meet Patty Everyone calls her Patty, though…

Azalea Pinter | Executive Assistant

Executive Assistant

Azalea PinterExecutive AssistantWhen asked what she loves about Cape Fear, Azalea replies, “It’s about family. They do what is best for the family in general. They really are bulldogs when they need to be, especially for the kids. Meet Azalea Ixtly “Azalea” Pinter is Ms. Gemmell’s bright young executive assistant and client experience manager. Her…

Ashly Clark | Paralegal

Paralegal

Ashly ClarkParalegal“I find my work at the firm to be a valuable asset as I decide whether to pursue clinical or experimental psychology. I’m leaning toward clinical,” says Ashly. As part of her job, she often types the expert witness transcripts and court rulings from the CDs where the judge has given the ruling, so…

Amy Bender | Certified Paralegal

Certified Paralegal

Amy BenderCertified ParalegalAmy takes on many challenging assignments, but one she finds especially tough is working with clients to help them understand the importance of not engaging in further conflict with their spouse. “It’s a natural reaction to want to defend yourself when you’re going through a divorce,” says Amy, “but in this job, I…

W. Roy Jacobs | Family Law Attorney

Family Law Attorney

W. Roy JacobsFamily Law Attorney”A lot of the law is unapproachable to the common person, and that’s before you even get to the court system. It is frustrating, and I want to help people navigate through this legal maze.” Roy’s Blog PostsMeet Roy Attorney Roy Jacobs is one of the newbies at Cape Fear Family…

Matthew Geiger | Attorney at Law

Attorney at Law

Matthew GeigerAttorney at Law”If you need help, working with Matt means that you will be heard, your issues will be addressed, and outcomes will be reached. This guy never stops. We’re pretty sure he’s an actual super hero.” Matt’s Blog PostsMeet MatthewWork Hard, Play Hard Matthew is still waiting to pick his own hero name…

Waneta Ellis | Attorney at Law

Attorney at Law

Waneta EllisAttorney at Law”Waneta understands the interplay of family devotion and personal achievement when it comes to being a working, yet devoted parent and partner.” Waneta’s Blog PostsMeet Waneta While in school, friends would suggest that little, bossy Waneta may want take up a career as an attorney, but up until much later in life…

Brittany C. Hall | Attorney at Law

Attorney at Law

Brittany C. HallAttorney at LawAt first, Brittany had her sights set on criminal defense, but once she entered law school she honed in on family law. “For me, I want to feel like I’m making a difference,” says Brittany. “When clients come to me with divorce or custodial issues, their worlds are falling apart. They…

Jessica Arthur | Attorney at Law

Attorney at Law

Jessica ArthurAttorney at Law“It is amazing to see a parent get a second chance and run with it,” says Jessica. “A good outcome is when a family is able to move forward and find a good schedule for their children, especially when both parents agree to put the children first.” Jessica’s Recent Blog PostsMeet Jessica…

Janet Gemmell | Board Certified Family Law Specialist

Board Certified
Family Law Specialist

Janet GemmellBoard Certified Family Law Specialist“It is truly the most stressful time in their lives,” says Janet. “My clients know up front it will not be easy, so I promise them I will be there every step of the way. For me, it is a 24/7 commitment. I help them make some of the most…