Evan Horwitz was born in Raleigh, North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University in 1997 and graduated from the Norman A. Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University in 2001. While in law school, Mr. Horwitz was the managing editor of the Campbell Law Review. After graduating, Mr. Horwitz served as a law clerk to Justice Robert F. Orr at the North Carolina Supreme Court.
Prior to joining Tharrington Smith in 2008, Mr. Horwitz spent almost six years as an associate at Manning, Fulton & Skinner, P.A., where he was a member of the firm's litigation section practicing primarily family law. Mr. Horwitz is currently a partner at Tharrington Smith.
Mr. Horwitz is a Board Certified Specialist in Family Law and his practice is devoted to family law and appeals and he also serves as an Adjunct Professor at Campbell University School of Law teaching Family Law Planning. Mr. Horwitz is a member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association and the American Bar Association, and is also a member of the Wake County Bar Association. Mr. Horwitz is also a frequent speaker at law schools and continuing legal education programs.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Best Lawyers, Family Law Section||Best Lawyers in America||2020|
|Best Lawyers, Family Law Section||Best Lawyers in America||2019|
|Super Lawyers||North Carolina Super Lawyers||2018|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2018|
|Best Lawyers, Family Law Section||Best Lawyers in America||2018|
|Best Lawyers, Family Law Section||Best Lawyers in America||2017|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2017|
|Super Lawyers||North Carolina Super Lawyers||2017|
|Legal Elite, Family Law Section||Business North Carolina Magazine||2016|
|Best Lawyers, Family Law Section||Best Lawyers in America||2016|
|Super Lawyers||North Carolina Super Lawyers||2016|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2016|
|Super Lawyers||North Carolina Super Lawyers||2015|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2015|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2014|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2013|
|AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2012|
|Board Certified Specialist in Family Law||North Carolina Board of Legal Specialization||2012|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2011|
|Best Law Firms||U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers®||2010|
|Adjunct Professor||Campbell University School of Law||2010 - Present|
|Partner||Tharrington Smith||2008 - Present|
|Associate||Manning, Fulton & Skinner PA||2002 - 2008|
|Law Clerk||North Carolina Supreme Court, Justice Robert F. Orr||2001 - 2001|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|North Carolina State Bar||Member||2001 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|Wake County Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|10th Judicial District Bar Association||Member||2001 - Present|
|North Carolina Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||N/A|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of the District of North Carolina||Member||N/A|
|United States District Court for the Middle District of North Carolina||Member||N/A|
|Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2001|
|Indiana University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|
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