Claire Samuels elected chair of Family Section

Claire Samuels has been elected chair of the Family Law Section of the Mecklenburg County Bar for 2015-2016. The section keeps members informed of changes and trends in the practice of family law and works with the Family Court Administrator to inform family law attorneys of new legislation and court procedures. Quarterly meetings of the section are held. The section also plans and sponsors Continuing Legal Education programs. This past Bar year, seven CLE programs were held and attended by 320 attorneys. Claire practices exclusively in the area of family law and is one of 12 attorneys in the firm practicing in this area.