Legal Blog: Family Law
Child Support: Understanding Rights
February 9, 2016
Divorce is clearly an emotionally charged situation, particularly when children are involved. If you find yourself in a position where the non-custodial parent is failing at his or her duties to pay court-ordered monies and you need to support your children, you will want to consider an attorney to protect your rights, and more importantly, Read More
Getting Divorced? Make Sure You’ve Made These 3 Phone Calls
December 22, 2015
Like many attorneys who deal with family law, we notice an upsurge in the amount of divorce applications at the beginning of the year—particularly January. Whether your spouse wanted to stay together through the holidays for the sake of the children, or perhaps you want to begin the New Year with a fresh start, be Read More
I Want a Divorce
December 11, 2015
Those four words are surely the last thing anyone wants to hear (or say), and for many people, navigating through these uncharted waters can be confusing, if not downright terrifying. And if you and your spouse have children, the process can become much more involved and emotional. Divorce can be a lengthy process, but at Read More
If Divorce Is the Only Way….
September 16, 2015
A divorce can hit a family hard. Some couples see it coming and can prepare, while others are completely blind-sided when they hear their partners say those words, “I want a divorce.” During those times, emotions can get in the way of permanent judgements that will have long term effects on your life. The legal Read More
Do You Get Your Legal Advice Online? Nothing Beats a Personal Consultation!
September 10, 2015
We live in a world driven by technology. You can do just about anything online, now. You can shop, take college classes, see a doctor “online”, and even pay traffic citations from the comfort of your computer. Many people are now even able to work from home. Over the past few years a number of Read More
Crime Rises in the Summertime. Here are Some Easy Tips to Stay Safe!
August 7, 2015
In Georgia, the summer months bring lots of activities to choose from. Summer is a great time for heading to the lake, spending the day at a local amusement park or just lounging by the pool. Fun isn’t the only thing that happens during the summer. Local police departments usually see an increase in crimes Read More
When Divorce is the Only Option…
May 27, 2015
Divorce can take a serious toll on all those involved, both emotionally and financially. If children are involved, the situation can become even more difficult to deal with. Marriage is meant to last for years and years. In fact, it’s in the vows: “Until death do us part.” The reality is, however, that many marriages Read More
Are You Prepared for Everything in Life?
May 13, 2015
You never know what life may bring. The best way to have peace of mind is to be prepared ahead of time. By taking the right steps NOW you can legally protect your family, your business, and your assets, and make sure that your plans are carried out as intended. Assuring that you have a Read More
What You Need to Know About Domestic Violence
April 20, 2015
Domestic violence affects people every day. Often times, an argument can quickly escalate to the point where someone fears for their safety or is physically hurt. This isn’t a topic to be taken lightly, so you should be aware of how the law defines domestic violence. The law in Georgia makes the distinction between offenses, Read More
LGBT Community: Legal Hardships Faced in 2015
April 15, 2015
Being a member of the LGBT community brings problems and rewards, just like those encountered in any other community. However, the LGBT community has problems that are specific to that community alone, based on the current laws in the U.S. that don’t give full marital rights to LGBT couples who have made a commitment to Read More