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“I work diligently with my clients to help them solve their difficult family issues. I feel privileged that clients trust me with their confidence and appreciate my upfront and honest advice.”

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Eric C. Trosch

Board Certified Specialist in Family Law

Eric Trosch, a partner in Conrad Trosch & Kemmy, is a Board-Certified Family Law Specialist, one of fewer than 200 lawyers statewide to achieve this distinction from the North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. His focus is on family law and general civil litigation.

Eric's Practice Areas Include:

Alimony
Child Support/Child Custody
Civil Litigation
Divorce and Annulment
Domestic Partnerships
Domestic Relations
Domestic Violence
Equitable Distribution

Family Law
Marital Agreements
Name Changes
Paternity
Premarital Agreements
Prenuptial Agreements
Postnuptial Agreements
Separation Agreements
QDROs

The first recipient of the annual North Carolina Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers’ Award for outstanding contribution to the advancement of matrimonial law, Eric assisted Professor Suzanne Reynolds of Wake Forest University with her research for the treatise, Lee’s North Carolina Family Law. He was appointed to the Domestic Court Committee of the Mecklenburg County Courts in 2002 and has been integral in drafting local rules and forms for Mecklenburg County as well as major revisions of those rules.

Eric was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star in 2012 and 2013.

Eric is also an active member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, and is currently serving a three year term as as a Council Member. He has been appointed to serve on the statewide Collaborative Law Committee. As a member of the Mecklenburg County Bar, he has coordinated and presented at the biannual Family Law Section custody seminar and, for numerous years, chaired the Mecklenburg County Swearing-in Ceremony Committee. Eric has been a member of the executive steering committee of  Mecklenburg Collaborative Law Group and is currently the Co-Chair. He is certified to practice Collaborative Law.

Eric graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and received his law degree from Wake Forest University School of Law. He is proficient in German, a skill he learned during studies at the University of Tübingen in Germany.

Eric’s wife, Elizabeth Trosch, is a Mecklenburg County District Court Judge. Along with his brothers, William Trosch and District Court Judge Louis A. Trosch, Jr., Eric is the third generation of attorneys to practice in his family’s law firm. He is the grandson of T.C. Conrad and the son of Lou and Minette Trosch.

About Eric Trosch:

EDUCATION
Wake Forest University, J.D., 2002
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 1996

BAR ADMISSIONS
North Carolina, 2002
U.S. District Court, Western District of North Carolina

MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS
North Carolina State Bar
North Carolina Bar Association Family Law Section
Mecklenburg County Bar
Mecklenburg Collaborative Law Group
Wake Forest Alumni Association

PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP
Co-Chair of the Mecklenburg Collaborative Law Group
North Carolina Bar Association Family Law Section Council Member
Former Chair, Mecklenburg Young Lawyers Division Swearing in Committee
Former Participant, Mecklenburg Bar Silent Partner Program
Former Member, Statewide Committee for Collaborative Law
Lawyer Mentor, Mecklenburg County Bar

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
Treasurer for the Honorable Louis A. Trosch District Court Judge Campaign
Member, Campaign Committee to Reelect the Honorable Elizabeth T. Trosch
Volunteer, E.E. Waddell Language Academy
Member, Hood Hargett Breakfast Club
Member, Christ Lutheran Church
Participant in the Christ Lutheran Small Business Forum
Volunteer, Room at The Inn Project
Volunteer, East Mecklenburg Action Committee to Support East Mecklenburg
  High School
Member, Men for Change Domestic Violence Awareness Committee
Coach, Charlotte Junior Soccer Team
Coach, YMCA Basketball Team
Assistant Coach, Sardis Baseball Team
Good Fellows Annual Fundraising Event
Martin Luther King Junior High School/Citizen Schools Teacher
Mecklenburg County Courthouse Student Mock Trial
West Charlotte Alumni Basketball Benefit
Former Member, Medearis HOA Board Architectural Review Committee
Former Member, PTSA, Advocacy Chair, E.E. Waddell Language Academy

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS
Course Planner and Moderator for Mecklenburg Court Bar Family Law Section’s
  Continuing Legal Education Seminar “What About the Kids?” 2005
Co-author, Contempt- Civil and Criminal, "Hot Topics for the Advanced Family Law
  Paralegal", 2011 (Read more)
Guest Lecturer in Collaborative Law, Charlotte School of Law
Numerous presentations to local psychological groups on the topics of Collaborative
  Law and Responding to Subpoenas.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
Acknowledged as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2012 and 2013
Acknowledged as "Legal Elite" by Business North Carolina in 2013
Acknowledged as "People on the Move" several times by The Business Journal
  since 2011
Recipient, North Carolina Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers,
  Student Advancement of Matrimonial Law Award, 2002
Member of 1991 4A North Carolina High School Basketball State Champion,
  West Charlotte High School
Co-Captain of 1992 4A North Carolina High School Basketball State Champion,
  West Charlotte High School

LANGUAGES
German