PRACTICE AREAS

NICKI SANDERSON

  • 1023 B West Market Street
    P.O. Box 708
    Smithfield, NC 27577 -0708
  • (919) 934-4000
  • (919) 934-5884

Practice Areas:

  • Family Law (See below)
    Admitted to North Carolina Bar: 2012

 

Admitted to Practice:

  • All North Carolina Courts and Administrative Agencies
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina

 

Professional/Civic:

  • North Carolina Bar Association (Family Law Section Member)
  • Johnston County Bar Association (Past Secretary/Treasurer; Committees)
  • Eleventh Judicial Bar Association (Past Secretary/Treasurer)

 

Education:

  • University of Mount Olive-Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, summa cum laude
  • Campbell University-Master of Business Administration
  • Campbell University Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law-Juris Doctor

 

My family law practice includes experience in navigating the following issues:
Equitable Distribution / Spousal Support (PSS and Alimony) / Separation Agreements / Divorce / Child Custody / Child Support and Garnishment / Grandparents and Third Party Custody/Visitation / Hague Convention and Custody Jurisdiction Litigation / Termination of Parental Rights / Adoption / Domestic Violence / Juvenile law

Personal: I grew up in Wayne County, North Carolina and graduated from Southern Wayne High School. I received my Bachelors degree in Business Management from the University of Mount Olive and continued my studies at Campbell University to receive my Masters degree in Business Administration and law degree. I began practicing law as an associate attorney at Woodruff & Fortner in 2012 and became a partner at the firm in 2015. I reside in Goldsboro, NC with my husband, Jackson, and son, Reese. I enjoy running, Crossfit, and spending time with my family.