Felicity “Fizzy” Little was born in England, but raised in Cary, North Carolina after she and her parents moved to the United States when she was young. After a stint in the construction industry, Fizzy switched her professional focus to the legal field. In 2010, while working towards her Paralegal Technology degree at Durham Technical Community College, she worked in the legal field with a focus on litigation defense and criminal law appeals. Fizzy’s career has since been focused exclusively on family law. Fizzy has assisted clients in a variety of family law cases, including those before the North Carolina Court of Appeals. Fizzy started her work at New Direction Family Law as a paralegal to Attorney Elizabeth Stephenson, where she enjoyed developing case strategy and witnessing client’s personal growth.
Fizzy now serves as the Operations Manager for New Direction Family Law. In this role, she manages the day-to-day operations and procedures, outside vendors, human resources, and the billing/accounts receivable for the firm. With over a decade of legal experience, Fizzy understands that legal fees and questions surrounding case procedure can add to an already stressful time. She enjoys assisting clients with any questions regarding these procedures and ensuring utmost satisfaction with their experience with New Direction Family Law.
Outside of the office, you can find Fizzy cheering on her son at various sporting events. Whether it’s football, basketball or track and field, she’s the number one sports mom for her son, Leighton. She also enjoys cooking and experiencing the ever-changing culinary scene of the Triangle area.