Ava Jennette, Associate Attorney New Direction Family Law

Ava Jennette

Associate Attorney

I want to compassionately guide my clients through the legal process. I understand that separation and divorce can be overwhelming but my clients can depend on me to support them and be a resilient advocate.
Ava Jennette


Ava Jennette’s interest in law began as a teenager when she joined her high school mock trial team and discovered that she had a passion for helping people to overcome complex legal issues. Her empathetic and supportive nature led her to the practice of family law. Ava seeks to compassionately guide families through every step of the legal process and is dedicated to being a zealous advocate for clients.

Born in Raleigh, but raised in Elizabeth City and Buies Creek, North Carolina, Ava attended Meredith College and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a concentration in Law and Justice. Ava received her Juris Doctorate from the Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law at Campbell University.

In her free time, Ava enjoys being a “cat mom” to her two feisty felines, Flynn and Evie. She also loves spending quality time with family and friends and exploring Raleigh’s many fun attractions.