Tharrington Smith Welcomes Clare Poston to Family Law Section

Raleigh, N.C., September 25, 2023 – Tharrington Smith, LLP is thrilled to announce the addition of Clare Poston to their staff of attorneys. Poston returns to the firm after two consecutive years as a summer clerk, dedicating her knowledge, diligence and legal expertise to the many clients of their family law practice.

Before receiving her Juris Doctor from the Campbell University School of Law, where she graduated with honors, Poston served in the North Carolina Court of Appeals through a school externship and as an intern in both the Wake County District Attorney’s Office and the Wake County Public Defender’s Office. Her legal experience is supported by a strong history of public service; she represented victims of domestic violence as a managing partner with the Domestic Violence Advocacy Project in Raleigh, North Carolina. In addition, Poston possesses a rich background in communications, digital strategy and program coordination. 

“I went to law school with one goal: to earn a law degree and use it to make a meaningful impact in the lives of others,” Poston says. “I am thrilled to begin my practice as a family law attorney, and I know what a privilege it is to aid people throughout a challenging time with the thing most people value above all – their family. I am grateful and honored to officially begin my legal career alongside the team of attorneys, mentors and friends at Tharrington Smith.”

The family law practice at Tharrington Smith is recognized as one of the finest in the nation. The attorneys approach each case with the knowledge, experience and sensitivity required to serve their clients, and they are proud to stand as leaders in their field. The firm is pleased to welcome Clare Poston to their outstanding staff of legal talent.


About Tharrington Smith LLP:

The attorneys at Tharrington Smith, LLP pride themselves on providing the highest quality professional legal services available. The motto “we don’t deal with cases, we deal with people” is the foundation of their practice, and they have been building successful relationships in the state since 1964. Because of this, they have grown into a practice that reaches across North Carolina and have earned a reputation that spreads across the nation. Focusing on the core proficiencies of family law, education law, criminal defense, criminal tax defense, and civil litigation, Tharrington Smith, LLP has helped countless individuals, companies, and governmental boards find lasting resolutions to their legal issues in North Carolina for almost 60 years.