Jamie joined SeiferFlatow, PLLC as a partner in 2015 and expanded the firm’s practice to include Family Law. The addition of a family law practice area came from the demands of many former clients and inquiries from prospective clients. People dealing with complicated legal issues wanted honest, competent, and experienced representation to help navigate the pitfalls and difficulties that exist when the family unit is challenged by issues like separation, divorce, custody, and post-separation support.

Jamie considers himself a skilled problem solver, who thinks outside of the box and approaches cases with the knowledge, responsiveness, and ability to instill confidence in the clients he serves. Whether in the courtroom or at the negotiation table, Jamie brings the skills necessary to achieve success. Jamie has built the Family Law practice to approach each case with a singular focus on problem-solving, whether it is through negotiation or trial.

As a trained trial attorney, Jamie is no stranger to the courtroom and zealously defends his clients as they face some of the most challenging decisions and obstacles of their lives. He knows each case is unique and presents its own special challenges. Jamie’s solution-oriented approach makes those special challenges easier to face.

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"Family Law impacts nearly all aspects of a client’s life. When divorce is imminent, life as you know it inevitably changes. Your finances, your relationship with your children, your ability to regroup and move forward with your standard of life are all in a state of disarray. I approach each case with compassionate understanding and a sincere focus to reduce the stress and hardship divorce or custody disputes may cause. I always seek to identify individual client’s needs to move onto a better chapter of his or her life."

Years of Aggressive Advocacy
5 Star Reviews on AVVO
Legal Answers Published Online
Workers' Compensation

Jamie is well-versed in the issues of workers' compensation, as noted by the firm’s ratings and peer endorsements. He understands the remedies available for injuries caused by workplace practices and conditions.

Criminal Defense


A native of Philadelphia, Jamie attended the Pennsylvania State University, graduating with degrees in Finance and American Studies.  Jamie went onto law school at Wake Forest University.

Jamie was admitted to the state of North Carolina Bar in 2009 and completed the following education in pursuit of his law career:

  • J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law
  • B.S. in Finance, The Pennsylvania State University
  • B.A. in American Studies, The Pennsylvania State University

Getting Personal

After practicing law together with his wife in Winston-Salem, Jamie and his wife decided to return to Charlotte.

Jamie enjoys all things Charlotte: the Panthers, the restaurants, the theater, and so much more.

Jamie’s empathy inspires his drive to seek results for his clients and fight for the best possible outcomes during the worst possible times.

Experiences working with Jamie Filliben

Words from clients

"Best law firm ever! Saved me from a huge snowballing problem. Jamie and his team of family lawyers were super knowledgeable and compassionate. Something you don't find from most lawyers. Thanks guys!"

— Adam
Google Review

"Jamie is incredibly intelligent, compassionate, and professional. He is the only attorney I have worked with that truly is cost-conscious and cared about me as a person as well as a client. He is extremely strategic and sees the big picture. If you are still reading reviews looking for a top-notch attorney, you can stop here. Jamie is your man!"

— K. H.
AVVO Review

"Jamie is the advocate you want on your side. Jamie represented me in a challenging divorce case with multiple complex considerations and factors. He was empathetic, responsive, thorough, and supportive. His counsel provided me the confidence I needed to navigate this difficult process. I highly recommend him."

— Nolan
AVVO Review