Shannan Barclay Tuorto is a native of central Pennsylvania. She received her undergraduate degree from Ithaca College in 2005 and graduated from Vermont Law School in 2009. While in law school, Shannan interned with Pisgah Legal Services Mountain Violence Prevention Program and served as a law clerk to the Honorable Rebecca Knight, retired Buncombe County Family Court Judge.
Shannan is a North Carolina Board Certified Family Law Specialist. She has experience in divorce, custody, child support, alimony, equitable distribution and the drafting and enforcement of prenuptial and separation agreements. She practices exclusively in the field of Family Law.
Shannan is a MAVL volunteer attorney, member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina State Bar, member of the Young Lawyer’s Division, and North Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star. She has practiced family law in Asheville since 2009.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 10 Attorneys Under 40||National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys||2015|
|Outstanding Service Award||NC Bar Association Young Lawyers Division Award||2014|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|North Carolina State Bar||N/A||N/A|
|28th Judicial District Bar||N/A||N/A|
|NC State Bar, Family Law Section||N/A||N/A|
|North Carolina Association of Women Attorneys||N/A||N/A|
|Ithaca College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||N/A|
|Vermont Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|CLA/CP and NCCP Review Course||Basics of Family Law: An Overview of the Divorce Process||2010|
Posted by Lauren
Sat Dec 20 2014