Valerie M. Hein Hunter

Valerie M. Hein Hunter

Hunter & Hein, Attorneys at Law, PLLC
  • Family Law, DUI & DWI, Divorce ...
  • North Carolina
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Valerie grew up in Alabama and obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. During her undergraduate studies, Valerie became interested in the study and practice of law. She went on to attend the Charlotte School of Law, where she served as the president of the Trial Advocacy Board and had the opportunity to try cases in front of attorneys and judges across the country. Valerie has furthered her experience in the practice of law through her work with the nationally recognized Cochran Firm; and she has gained perspective from the bench by clerking for a Mecklenburg County District Court judge. Aside from her work at Hunter & Hein, Valerie volunteers as an attorney for Legal Aid of North Carolina, where she serves clients in areas ranging from contract related issues to landlord/tenant disputes. She also serves as appointed counsel on the Mecklenburg County Indigent Defense List, and is a member of the NC State Bar and the Criminal Defense and Estate Planning sections of the Mecklenburg County Bar. Valerie has spent extensive time in the courtroom honing her litigation skills and has developed a deep rooted passion for her work. Valerie has also been selected by the National Trial Lawyers Association for membership as one of the 2014 Top 100 Trial Lawyers and as a member of the 2014 Global Directory of Who's Who Among Women Lawyers. Valerie enjoys running, gardening, painting, drawing, knitting/crocheting and cooking. Valerie is the Co-Founder and Vice-President of the Highland Creek Business Association in Charlotte, NC.

University of Alabama - Birmingham
B.A. (2009) | Political Science, American Government
Honors: Mock Trial Team Captain; National Mock Trial Tournament Top Attorney; Regional Mock Trial Tournament Top Attorney
Activities: Mock Trial
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Professional Experience
Attorney at Law, Partner
Hunter & Hein, Attorneys at Law, PLLC
- Current
Legal Aid of North Carolina
Mecklenburg County Judicial Intern
Law Clerk
The Cochran Firm
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers Association
Professional Associations
The National Trial Lawyers Association, Top 100 Trial Lawyers
- Current
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Highland Creek Business Association
Co-Founder, Vice President
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
    We accept contingent fees on limited cases. (Personal Injury and some Consumer Law cases)
Practice Areas
  • Family Law

    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law

  • DUI & DWI

  • Divorce

    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce

  • Criminal Law

    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes

  • Personal Injury

    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death

  • Consumer Law

    Class Action, Lemon Law

Websites & Blogs
Charlotte Family Law, Criminal Defense and Estate Planning Attorneys
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Contact & Map
Charlotte Family Law Firm Office
10130 Mallard Creek Rd
Suite 319
Charlotte, NC 28262
Telephone: (704) 412-1442
Fax: (866) 779-2724