Another Matter Of Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence is a problem in Georgia and nationwide. Those in the military are not immune to its reach. Expert testimony can be important in cases such as this. There can be many motives for domestic violence and/or murder. In this case, it appears the motive was monetary.  It is oftentimes power and control. Attorney Tiffany … Continue reading Another Matter Of Domestic Violence

New Divorce Law Could Be Coming To Georgia

Georgia is one of the United States' leading divorce states.  Couples in Georgia is steadily divorcing. The Georgia House of Representatives is seeking to make obtaining a divorce in Georgia a bit lengthier, in an attempt to discourage divorce.  Georgia legislatures seem to be following other states around the nation, such as North Carolina, in … Continue reading New Divorce Law Could Be Coming To Georgia

Required Divorcing Parent’s Seminar in Metro-Atlanta

We encounter prospective clients on a regular basis that are not aware of the mandatory Divorcing Parent's Seminar in Georgia. The mandatory seminar does not include all Metro-Atlanta counties, however, it does involve most.  Divorcing parents should be aware of  this requirement, but we have found that many pro-se litigants are not.  Divorcing parents that … Continue reading Required Divorcing Parent’s Seminar in Metro-Atlanta

Divorce: Equitable Doesn’t Mean Equal

Some divorcing spouses believe that because Georgia is an "equitable division" state for divorce that each spouse will split martial assets 50/50%.  However, that is not case.  Equitable means "fair" and the court in Georgia divorce cases will decide what is fair by the facts and circumstances of each particular case.  Georgia differs from such … Continue reading Divorce: Equitable Doesn’t Mean Equal

Family Violence and Divorce

Domestic Violence is among the reasons that a marriage may end in divorce.  Georgia has a number of state certified family violence shelters.  There are various services that these shelters provide including: Crisis Intervention, confidential shelter, linkage with community activities, children services, emotional support, and social advocacy etc. It is well-known that domestic violence can affect any gender or demographic. … Continue reading Family Violence and Divorce