Estate planning, no-conflict divorce, family & criminal law.

We save you from worry- now and into the future.

Cary, North Carolina

Durham, North Carolina

Professional Law Attorneys

Simply Put, You've Come to The Right Place

Sydnor Shapiro PLLC is a full-service, family-oriented, virtual law firm, dedicated to a different kind of law firm experience.

It is our mission to reach out to people that are uneasy about working with attorneys; or those who are often overlooked by traditional law firms. 

We strive to welcome clients with inclusion, warmth, kindness, and understanding.  Our goal is to develop lifetime relationships by empowering our clients with education about their unique situation and providing the care and support they need and deserve.  When you work with the attorneys at Sydnor Shapiro PLLC, you are working with skilled legal professionals dedicated to efficiency and personalized care.  Our focus is YOU, and helping you get to where you want to be.

You are what matters in estate planning and family law.

Need to figure out where you are in your estate plan or simple divorce?

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We don’t just prepare documents, we treat you like family

Why Choose Sydnor Shapiro PLLC? We Just Get It!

Any legal journey has both a financial and emotional component to it –  we respect this and work with you every step of the way. 

The Sydnor Shapiro PLLC - Listen, Inform & Design!


Every situation is unique and it is so important that we listen. We get to the heart of your needs, priorities, intentions, concerns, and goals. Listening is critical to the development of a legal strategy that is going to meet you where you are and take you where you need to be.


We want you to be informed every step of the way. We make the law less intimidating and break it down in a way that empowers you to make confident, clear, informed choices. No long conversations with a bunch of legal “mumo jumbo” you have no use for.


What better way to predict your future than to plan, right? That’s what we do. We take the time to listen to your story – a genuine and confidential conversation about where you are in your legal journey, your relationships, your assets, your traditions, your legacy… and we design your legal solution around what’s important to you. It is our goal that you leave excited about what you have accomplished.

Our law services in North Carolina

Estate planning

• Wills
• Health Care Power of Attorney
• Living Will
• Financial Power of Attorney
• HIPAA Release
• DIY Estate Plans


• Separation
• Separation Mediation
• Absolute Divorce
• Property Division Mediation
• Collaborative Divorce Process
• DIY Absolute Divorce

Family Law

  • Adoption
  • Surrogacy
  • Child Support Mediation
  • LGBTQ+ Law
  • Gender and Name Changes
  • Paternity/Maternity

Criminal Law

  • Expungement
  • Domestic disputes between family members
  • Traffic violations 
  • Misdemeanor assault and battery