Kelly Fairman

Attorney, mediator and licensed counselor
Contact: 919.358.4927
Law School: North Carolina Central University School of Law - North Carolina Central University
Jurisdiction: North Carolina


About Kelly Fairman
Kelly was born and raised in North Carolina, and currently lives in Hillsborough, North Carolina with her wife and daughter. Kelly has worked with the seriously mentally ill, at risk youth, troubled families, domestic violence aggressors and victims and as an intake counselor for a four county area in NC. She has extensive training as a mediator As an attorney, she has represented defendants with serious felony offenses through negotiated pleas or jury trials to verdict. She has represented a wide variety of clients in negotiated and litigated family law matters and believes that negotiation should always be pursued before handing control to the court.
Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Estate Planning
  • Personal Injury
  • Collections
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Will set prices based on the complexity of the work; simple cases are much less expensive. Flexible representation options.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
Family Financial Mediator (Dispute Settlement Commission)
Parent Coordinator (Cooperative Parenting Institute)
National Certified Custody Evaluator Associate (PACE)
North Carolina Central University School of Law - North Carolina Central UniversityJ.D. (2008)Law
Honors: Cum Laude, Law Review, Trial Team, Wesley Fenhagen Fellow
Activities: Interned with Equality NC, Center for Death Penalty Litigation, Orange County District Attorney's Office and Liberty Law Center; two trial teams; tutored contracts and property.
University of North Carolina - GreensboroM.S. (2001)Counseling
Honors: 3.8 GPA
Details: Assistantship as a program coordinator for community outreach program, internship in a domestic violence division of a local counseling agency leading children's group, facilitating men's court ordered domestic abuser program, counseled domestic violence victims


Website: Family Center of North Carolina
Blog: Family Center of North Carolina



    891 WIllow Dr. Suite 7
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
    Telephone: 919.358.4927
    Fax: 877.297.3602
    Rented Conference Room Space
    Paris Building
    Graham, NC 27253