Family law encompasses many different aspects of family-related matters including: divorce, annulment, separation, alimony, child custody, visitation, child support, legitimation, paternity, and family violence. Whether you need assistance with a divorce or wish to modify an existing child custody or support order, the firm can provide legal representation and counsel for you.
Juvenile law not only includes cases in which juveniles are being charged with delinquent acts, it also includes actions involving parents such as deprivations and parental terminations. The firm can assist in all types of juvenile law matters.
Adoptions can range anywhere from step-parent, foster parent, or other third parties wishing to formally and legally provide permanent placement for a child. If you are in need of assistance with an adoption matter, please feel free to contact the firm.
Guardian ad Litem
Guardians ad Litem are appointed or hired in cases to represent the interests of a person, usually a minor, in ensuring that the needs of the person are protected and to represent his/her needs in a court proceeding. I have completed Georgia's Child Welfare Training and am available to assist in cases requiring a Guardian ad Litem.
Criminal Law is usually the most widely recognized field of law today. Criminal matters include misdemeanors such as battery, assault, possession of marijuana less than one ounce, and various other crimes punishable by one year or less imprisonment. Felonies are generally those crimes considered more serious including murder, rape, aggravated assault, manslaughter, arson, burglary, and robbery to name a few. Whether you need assistance in a misdemeanor, felony, or DUI matter, feel free to contact the firm to schedule a consultation.
Please Note: The above provided information is not intended to provide any legal advice or absolute definitions to the references areas, but merely to provide an overview of the types of law the firm focuses on and practices.