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I enjoy participatory and  spectator athletics; travel, reading and my dogs.  I played volleyball and have endowed a scholarship to a volleyball student-athlete at UNC-Charlotte.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 30%
    34 years
  2. Family: 30%
    34 years
  3. Mediation: 20%
    34 years
  4. Child Support: 10%
    34 years
  5. Child Custody: 10%
    34 years

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Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Dara Duncan Larson

    Mr. Whittaker is an experienced family law attorney and litigator. He's been practicing law for over 30 years and has a vast amount of knowledge to share with his clients. I endorse him as a family law attorney.

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  • Angela Louise Haas

    Mr. Whittaker has proven himself to be a knowledgeable and caring attorney when advising others about the delicate issues that families dealing with divorce often face. I would not hesitate to recommend him to a friend/family member in need.

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Contact info

Weaver, Bennett & Bland, P.A.

196. N. Trade Street
Matthews, NC, 28105

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NCActive198207/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Distinquished Alumni AwardCharllotte Catholic HS2009
Lawyer Referral Service member of the yearMecklenburg County Bar2003
Society of 49UNC-Charlotte1979
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWeaver, Bennett& Bland, P.A.1988 - Present
OwnerWilliam Whittaker, attorney1982 - 1988
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
UNC-Charlotte Athletic FoundationBoard of Directors2009 - Present
Waxhaw-Weddington Rotary ClubPast President2007 - 2008
UNC-Charlotte Alumni AssociationPast President2006 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Blum v. RhodesCoA affirmed trial court and Supreme Court denied certiorari
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Tennessee College of LawN/AJD1982
University of North Carolina, CharlotteHistory and EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1979
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
MCB ContinuingLegal EducationGrandprents rights in custody cases2010