Self-represented individuals are also referred to as "pro se" which means representing yourself in a legal action without the assistance of a lawyer or the legal counsel of an attorney.
This website contains information about resources, programs, services, calendars and scheduling to assist everyone involved in a family court proceeding. It does not provide legal advice. While there is no requirement to hire a lawyer to represent your interests in court, legal representation is recommended since the legal system is inherently complex.
The NC Lawyer Referral Service is a nonprofit public service sponsored by the North Carolina Bar Association Foundation. The NC State Bar provides a non-lawyer website with additional resources.