Tate   Sterrett
Principal

Contact

Phone: 704.716.0830
Fax: 704.372.0448
Mailing: 301 South College Street ,
Suite 2600 , Charlotte , NC   28202
Linkedin: Tate Sterrett

PRACTICE FOCUS

Tate Sterrett’s practice focuses on family law, particularly complex equitable distribution and alimony cases. He negotiates settlements of property divisions and support arrangements and litigates those cases that cannot be settled. He also mediates or arbitrates disputes for others.

Tate is a fellow and a certified arbitrator in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, the national organization that encourages the study and elevates the standards in the practice of matrimonial law. He is certified as a family law specialist by the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, and a certified family financial mediator by the North Carolina Dispute Resolution Commission.

 

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

  • Divisible Property CLE (Mecklenburg County Bar, Family Law Section), Charlotte, NC March 21, 2018
  • Writing Good Orders - What Judges Want Family Law Lawyers to Know About Drafting Orders CLE (Mecklenburg County Bar, Family Law Section), Charlotte, NC February 23, 2018
  • Active/Passive Factors in Equitable Distribution (North Carolina Family Law Section Biannual Intensive Seminar), Wrightsville Beach, NC February 1, 2018
  • Active/Passive Factors in Equitable Distribution (North Carolina Family Law Section Biannual Intensive Seminar), Greensboro, NC November 2, 2017

 

Practice Areas

Education & Admissions

  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
  • B.A., Social Science, Davidson College
  • North Carolina

Activities

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, North Carolina Chapter President, 2016
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar