Dorian Gunter

Effective February 1, 2019, Dorian Gunter became affiliated with Sellers, Ayers, Dortch & Lyons, P.A. The firm is located at 410 Midtown Building, 301 South McDowell Street, Charlotte, NC 28204. Dorian can be reached at 704-377-5050,

Practice Areas:
Family law, divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, equitable distribution matters, premarital agreements, postmarital agreements, separation agreements and civil litigation arising out of family law matters.

Dorian Gunter Education:
B.A., Wake Forest University, cum laude, 1975
J.D., Wake Forest University, 1979

Bar and Court Admissions:
N.C., 1979

Professional and Civic Involvement:
Mecklenburg County Bar Association; North Carolina State Bar; Mecklenburg County Bar Family Law Section; North Carolina Bar Family Law Section; Phi Delta Phi member, The Order of the Barristers; Wake Forest Law Alumni Council; Board of Directors, Myers Park Country Club; Member, Myers Park Baptist Church.

Dorian is a skilled family law attorney, having focused on this area of the law since 1979. His areas of expertise include divorce, child custody, child support, alimony and equitable distribution as well as the negotiation and preparation of premarital agreements, postmarital agreements and separation agreements. He has significant experience representing clients in civil litigation matters arising out of family disputes, including alienation of affection and criminal conversation claims.

Dorian has earned a distinguished AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a testament to the fact that peers rank Dorian at the highest level of professional excellence. Since 2008 Dorian has been annually named to Super Lawyers magazine’s annual list of the top attorneys in North Carolina. Previously he has been recognized by Charlotte Magazine among its top attorneys and in Business North Carolina magazine’s Legal Elite every year since 2008. Inclusion in such publications involves a rigorous selection process including peer review. Dorian has also been selected by his peers to be included in “The Best Lawyers In America” since 2009.