Michael W. Drye, P.C., is honored to share that Michael W. Drye has been selected by his peers as 2022 Attorney of the Year in Asheville in Family Law in the 28th Edition of Best Lawyers in America. Only one attorney in a given practice area can be selected in a city in a given year. Michael has been continuously listed in the Family Law section of Best Lawyers in America for 16 straight years since 2007. Beginning in 2008, Best Lawyers in America included a new category of Family Law Mediation. Michael has been dually listed in Best Lawyers in America in the categories of Family Law and Family Law Mediation for 15 straight years since 2008, being only one of a handful of attorneys in NC who have maintained those dual listing continuously in those categories. Best Lawyers in America compiles its lists through peer-review and only the top 4% of attorneys in America are chosen. More information about Best Lawyers methodology is found on their website at https://www.bestlawyers.com/methodology.
Additionally, Michael has been continuously listed in NC Super Lawyers for 16 straight years since 2007. Super Lawyers compiles its lists through peer-review and only the top 5% of attorneys in NC are chosen. More information about NC Super Lawyers methodology is found at https://www.superlawyers.com.
Michael is a Board Certified Family Law Specialist and has maintained that designation continuously since 1993. Michael began his law practice in the mountains of WNC in August, 1976.