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Shonnese Stanback has practiced as a family law attorney for more than a decade, helping her clients find the most efficient and practical way to navigate the mine field of separation and divorce in North Carolina. With over 10 years of legal experience, Shonnese is skilled at helping family law and sports and entertainment clients reach a resolution. If you live in Wake, Durham or Orange County, and would like to negotiate a settlement, the Stanback Law Firm is here to help.

About the Practice

About Stanback Law Firm

The Stanback Law Firm, PLLC was founded in 2011 by Shonnese Stanback. After working in larger firms, carrying higher case loads, and dealing with extremely demanding schedules, Shonnese longed to bring the focus of her work back to the client. Formerly the managing partner of Stanback Law Firm, PLLC, Shonnese gained the valuable experience of learning to balance the management a small practice law firm, and providing hands-on case management. Read more....

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Education is key to any legal proceeding, but especially in a divorce. Often, clients are influenced by television, family members, and friends who have also gone through a divorce when it's time to make a big decision in their settlement negotiations. However, getting the right advice from qualified experts is absolutely essential to a successful negotiation. These links can help you find some basic information about divorce, property division, spousal support, child custody and child support in North Carolina. Read more...

Other Practice Areas

Other Practice Areas

Many situations in life require different types of legal assistance. This is a listing of other legal practice areas ranging from criminal, corporate, personal injury, general civil practice, and others, that can help no matter what your legal needs might be. However, should your divorce take you beyond the triangle area, here you will find a list of divorce attorneys that can help. Because we care about our clients, we have also included a list of providers should you wish to consult with a counselor or mental health professional for yourself or a loved one. Read more...