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What to do after a loss of a friend or family member, claiming inheritance, and N.C. process for probating a will.
Learn more about North Carolina’s unified court system, cases, officials, routes of appeal, and more.
Since 1983, GAL has advocated for abused and neglected children in court. Find local events and volunteer to be a voice for a child.
Chief Justice Martin Martin has proclaimed 2018 as the "Year of Professionalism" for lawyers, judges, and law students. View the CJCP events planned.