Beck, Monty C.

43 W. Main StreetFranklin, NC 28734

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Updated: 11/12/2016

Overview

Practice Focus: Family Law, Mediation, Separation & Divorce, Child Support, Property Settlement, Alimony,Complex Divorce, Modification & Enforcement, Family Law Contracts

I limit my practice of law to the narrow, specialized issues surrounding marriage and families. I have long enjoyed the opportunity to guide people...

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Office Info

Practice Areas

  • Family Law 100%
  • Family Law
  • Divorce

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Shareholder, since 1994

Year Joined Firm

  • 1994

Languages

  • English (Primary)

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1984
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 1985

Specialties and Certifications

  • Board Certified Specialist in Family Law, North Carolina Board of Legal Specialization, 2001

Other Affiliations

  • Kid's Place, Inc., 1991 - Present (Vice-Chair; Director)
  • Mountain Youth Resources, 1989 - 1992 (Vice-Chair; Director)
  • 30th Judicial District Bar Association, 1984 - Present (Member)
  • 30th Judicial District Bar Association, 2000 - 2001 (Secretary)
  • American Bar Association, 1984 - Present (Member)
  • North Carolina Bar Association, 1984 - Present (Member)
  • North Carolina Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2000 - 2003 (Council Member)

Honors

  • Omicron Delta Kappa, 1983
  • Phi Kappa Phi, 1984
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America, 2016 - 2017
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated Lawyer
  • Super Lawyer, North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014 - 2016

Classes and Seminars

  • Professionalism: Civil and Domestic Program, 30th Judicial District Bar Professionalism Program, - March 4, 2016

Pro Bono Activities

  • Served as a member of the board of directors of Mountain Youth Resources, 1989 - 1992
  • Vice chair, Mountain Youth Resources, 1991 - 1992
  • Founding Board Member of Kids Interdisciplinary Services, Inc., 1991 - 1996
  • Chair, Kids Interdisciplinary Services, Inc. , 1995 - 1996
  • Served as council member on the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association , 2000 - 2003
  • Former Secretary to the 30th Judicial District Bar
  • Former participant in the North Carolina Legal Services Pro Bono and Judicare Programs
  • Former member of the Child Protection Teams in Macon and Swain Counties
  • Served on the board of Angel Medical Center and Executive Committee, 2003 - 2011

Past Positions

  • District Attorney's Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1991 - 1994
  • Coward, Sossomon, Hicks & Beck, Partner, 1984 - 1991

Education

  • Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law, Buies Creek, North Carolina, 1984
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: cum laude
    Law Review: Editor in Chief, Campbell Law Review, 1983 - 1984
  • University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 1981
    B.S., Bachelor of Science
    Major: Political Science
    Major: Administration of Criminal Justice

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta

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Included on the 2018North Carolina list


Past Lists

  • 2017North Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2016North Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2015North Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2014North Carolina Super Lawyers list

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Honors

  • Omicron Delta Kappa, 1983
  • Phi Kappa Phi, 1984
  • Listed in Best Lawyers in America, 2016 - 2017
  • AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated Lawyer
  • Super Lawyer, North Carolina Super Lawyers Magazine, 2014 - 2016

Representative Clients

  • Swain County

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Office Information

Address

43 W. Main StreetFranklin, NC 28734

Fax

  • (828) 524-9833

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