John Miskey IV

John Miskey IV

Bagwell Holt Smith P.A.
  • Family Law, Divorce
  • North Carolina
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Summary

John G. Miskey IV is a board certified specialist in Family Law and leads the Firm’s Family Law department. He has maintained an interest in Family Law, families and policy throughout his educational and professional career. Originally from Buffalo, New York, attended Niagara University for his undergraduate studies. He graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice in 2002. During his undergraduate years, he was recognized for his proficiency in moot court competitions and composed his Honors Thesis on the expanding specialty court trend. Mr. Miskey obtained his J.D. from The State University of New York at Buffalo, graduating with a concentration in Civil Litigation and an estimated top 25% class rank. He served as Executive Director of the law school’s Phillip C. Jessup International Moot Court Board and was inducted into The Order of Barristers. He clerked at a large firm in Buffalo and externed in the district office of a United States Senator. Mr. Miskey established the firm’s family law practice following his admission to the North Carolina Bar in 2006. In 2012, he became a shareholder at Bagwell Holt Smith P.A. John Miskey serves on the Board of Directors and presents at a monthly divorce workshop at the Compass Center for Women and Families in Chapel Hill. The Compass Center is an organization that assists victims of domestic violence. He is the co-chair of the Orange Family Law Bar and participated in the Family Law Friday program, a free legal service.

Practice Areas
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina
United States District Court for the Eastern District N.C.
United States District Court for the Middle District N.C.
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Bagwell Holt Smith P.A.
- Current
Education
State University of New York - Buffalo
J.D. (2005) | Law
Niagara University
B.S. (2002) | Criminology and Criminal Justice
Honors: summa cum laude
Professional Associations
North Carolina State Bar
Member
Current
Orange County Family Bar
Member
Current
Orange Family Law Bar
Co-chair
Current
Durham County Family Bar
Member
Current
North Carolina Advocates for Justice
Member
Current
Family Law Council- Adoption Committee
Member
- Current
Durham County Family Bar
Co-chair
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Family Law Council- Child Issues Committee
Member
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Speaking Engagements
Family Law Workshop, Chapel Hill, NC
Compass Center for Women and Families
Certifications
Board Certified Specialist in Family Law
North Carolina State Bar Board of Legal Specialization
Websites & Blogs
Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
111 Cloister Court
Suite 200
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
USA
Telephone: (919) 401-0062
Fax: (919) 403-0063