Contested Divorce In Georgia: Things You Need To Know About

Are you facing a contested divorce in Georgia? We’ve seen people lose custody of their kids, get zero spousal support, and have to start over from scratch during contested divorces. When you get done with this blog, you will know everything you need to know about how to navigate a contested divorce in Georgia. This … Continued

[Ultimate Guide] Splitting Assets On Divorce In Georgia

When you’re filing for divorce in Georgia, you are probably wondering how your assets will be split up. What do you get to keep? What will you lose? Will you have a fair property settlement or will you get hammered? This article will walk you through how to know what you get to keep, what … Continued

Alimony Laws In Georgia

If you’re filing for divorce in Georgia, you’re probably wondering how much you’re going to be paying or receiving in alimony. This article goes over the alimony laws in Georgia to explain: The types of alimony. How the courts qualify you for alimony. The payment of alimony. And whether alimony is taxable income. This article … Continued

People Lose Thousands When Filing For Divorce (Here’s How Not To)

Divorces suck. As divorce attorneys, we have seen people BLOW tens of thousands of dollars by approaching their divorce the wrong way. Even though that means more money for us, we hate to see families ruin themselves financially when filing for divorce. Because we care more about seeing our clients succeed than stacking the money. … Continued

Surviving the Experience: Divorce Preparation Checklist

The emotional toll of filing for divorce is already more than enough. But attempting to make sure that all of the paperwork is in order doesn’t make it any easier. This is because filing for divorce gets even harder when your spouse continues to complicate things and prevents you from gathering necessary paperwork. In this … Continued

Arranging A Proper Divorce Attorney Consultation

Are you considering filing for divorce? Are you afraid of what your life will look like after going through a divorce? Choosing the right divorce lawyer is going to be the difference between having a fair, affordable divorce and getting dragged through the wringer and losing all of your money in battles. This is especially … Continued

How Much You’ll Pay For Alimony in Georgia

If you’re considering or going through, a divorce, it’s important to know how much you’ll pay for alimony in Georgia (or how much you’ll receive). When filing for a divorce in Georgia, you’ll need to discuss a lot of aspects of how to split up your life. These include: Child custody in Georgia Property settlement … Continued

Know THIS Before You File for Divorce In Georgia

Are you’re considering whether or not to file for divorce in Georgia? There’s a checklist of things you should know about (and do) to make sure that you have the fairest and most affordable divorce possible. If you make any mistakes, it could cost tens of thousands of dollars, potentially make you lose custody, and … Continued

What is a Petition for Year’s Support?

You’ve probably never heard of an award of “Year’s Support,” and I can’t say I blame you. It’s a tool in Georgia probate courts that’s pretty unique! Although it’s not the most common way you probate a Will or administer an estate, some may say it’s an under-utilized tool. But this still doesn’t answer your … Continued

Guide to Legal Separation in Georgia

Are you considering legal separation in Georgia? This article is going to dig into: what’s legal separation how does legal separation work how much does legal separation cost and filing for legal separation So, let’s dig in. What Does Legal Separation Mean for Georgia Residents? A legal separation means a ‘break up’ of a married … Continued

Dogs and Divorce – Who Loses The Pooch?

Our pets are more like our kids than our property. When it comes to dogs and divorce, the law doesn’t see it that way. The law sees your dog as property. (And treats them as such.) If you want to know the best way to keep your dog in a divorce, keep reading. Dogs and … Continued

Is Alimony Tax Deductible?

If you’re considering divorce, or facing it, you might be wondering is alimony tax deductible? Divorce rates are ever-increasing and that has led to the creation of alimony laws where (usually) the higher income earner has to provide some support to the other spouse. So, let’s dig in to alimony and the tax situation you’re … Continued

In A Divorce Who Gets The Dog?

Our pets are more like our kids than our property. The law doesn’t see it that way. The law sees your dog as property. (And treats them as such.) If you want to know the best way to keep your dog in a divorce, keep reading. In A Divorce, Who Gets The Dog? To know … Continued

How to Prepare for Divorce as a Stay at Home Mom

Are you worried about how to prepare for divorce as a stay at home mom? Maybe you’re worried that you won’t be able to get the best divorce lawyer. Maybe you’re concerned that you won’t get the kids as much as they need you. Maybe you’re worried how your life is going to look after … Continued

Common Law Marriage in Georgia

A common law marriage in Georgia is one in which the couple lives together for a period of time in Georgia and holds themselves out to friends, family, and the community as “being married,” but without ever going through a formal ceremony or getting a marriage license. Does Georgia Have Common Law Marriage? Common law marriages in Georgia were abolished … Continued