The Spagnola Law FIrm in Greensboro, North Carolina, represents clients throughout the Piedmont Triad area, also including Gibsonville, High Point, Jamestown, Oak Ridge, Pleasant Garden, Sedalia, Winston-Salem, Asheboro, Liberty, Whitsett, Kernersville, Reidsville, Eden and Randleman in Guilford County, Rockingham County, Randolph County and Alamance County.
Sam Spagnola was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and grew up in High Point, NC. He is a graduate of Guliford College in Greensboro, NC, where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in political science. At Guilford, Sam was involved in the North Carolina Student Legislature, and also wrote a political column for the school newspaper. After completing undergraduate school, Sam attended the Southern Methodist University School of Law In Dallas, Texas. In law school, Sam was the president of the Federalist Society, a member of the ATLA Mock Trial Team, the International Law Moot Court Team, the Board of Advocates, the American Inns of Court, and was selected to be the Chief Counsel of the SMU Criminal Justice Clinic by his clinic professor. Before he graduated Sam already had two real criminal jury trails, and he won both of them. He also worked as an intern for the Attorney General of Texas in interstate child support enforcement.Sam has received the Martindale-Hubbell Client Distinction Award, the AVVO Client’s Choice Award, AVVO Top Child Custody Attorney recognition, and is named in the Top 100 Family Lawyers in North Carolina by the American Society of Legal Advocates.
Board Certified Family Law Specialist
Areas of Practice• Family Law • Bankruptcy• Adoption• Domestic Violence• Wills & Estate PlanningCertified Legal Specialties• Family Law , State Bar of North Carolina, 2008Bar Admissions• North Carolina, 1998• U.S. District Court Middle District of North Carolina, 2003• U.S. Supreme Court, 2004Education• Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, TexasJ.D. - 1998• Guilford College, Greensboro, North CarolinaB.A. - 1995Published Works•Bankruptcy in the Context of Divorce,•North Carolina Bar Association Family Forum, Vol. 31 NO. 2, 2010Lectures• Representing Juveniles , American Inn Of Court, 2008• Children As Witnesses, American Inn Of Court, 2011•Bankruptcy and Divorce, NC Family Law Specialsts Annual Conference, 2014Professional Associations and Memberships• North Carolina Bar Association, Member, 1998 - Present•Family Law Section, Greensboro Bar Assoc. Past President •American Bar Association•American Inns of Court, Member•National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys