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Where Does Georgia Rank for Joint Custody?

By Buckhead Family Law |

Shared or joint custody is becoming a more common custody arrangement for divorced parents across the United States. It’s undeniable that co-parenting has its own set of unique challenges – no matter where you live. At Buckhead Family Law, we have represented many families who have opted for shared  or custody arrangements, and we’ve… Read More »

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Child Support Statistics and Trends: What You Need to Know

By Buckhead Family Law |

If you’re rowing your way through a child support battle or you’ve already navigated those rough waters, you know that they can be extremely difficult, exhausting, and harrowing. However, there is always a light at the end of the tunnel, and you’ll see plenty of benefits on the horizon that you may not have… Read More »

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What is a Forensic CPA and How Can They Help With My Divorce?

By Buckhead Family Law |

A forensic certified public account (CPA) is an accountant with specialized  accounting, investigative and audit skills who is retained in a divorce matter to analyze information and then present expert testimony regarding that information in court, if necessary. Do you believe your spouse’s income or earning potential is greater than what he or she… Read More »

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Can I Adopt My Step-Child? Is Step-Parent Adoption Right for My Family?

By Buckhead Family Law |

Adoption of a stepchild by a step-parent can be a wonderful way to provide stability and a loving family environment for a child. The process can be relatively straightforward if all parties agree to the adoption, and a step-parent adoption in certain situations can provide tremendous benefits for the family as a whole. However,… Read More »

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Putting Your Best Foot Forward: Actions That Can Actually Hurt (or Help) Your Custody Case

By Buckhead Family Law |

Custody cases are a tricky, tight-rope balancing act. Want to know how you can hurt your custody case in Atlanta? At Buckhead Family Law, we see it every day, and it’s actually easier to self-sabotage than you think. In today’s world of “going live” social media and the constant documentation of every step we… Read More »

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The Tech Savvy Single Parent: Best Apps on the Market to Help with Divorce and Custody

By Buckhead Family Law |

Technology has improved so many fundamental aspects of our lives, and now, it also serves as a support tool for those navigating divorce and custody in Atlanta. How you ask? In recent years, our tech development teams have created some of the absolute best divorce and custody apps to help divorced parents find their… Read More »

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How Do Child Support Deviations Impact How Child Support Is Calculated In My Georgia Divorce or Action for Modification of Child Support?

By Buckhead Family Law |

When one or both parents file for divorce in Georgia, the court takes special care to protect and advocate for the child or children of the marriage.  In order to do so, the Georgia Child Support Commission has created Child Support Guidelines and a Child Support Worksheet to help navigate the calculation of child… Read More »

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What Does a 50/50 or Joint Custody Agreement Look Like?

By Buckhead Family Law |

Child custody litigation can be all-consuming – so, at Buckhead Family Law, we’re here to help lessen your load. If you have agreed to or have a court order for joint custody in Atlanta, you may wonder what happens next. The term “joint” custody refers to both the physical and legal custody of children…. Read More »

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Can My 401(k), Retirement Accounts and Pension Be Divided by the Court in My Divorce?

By Buckhead Family Law |

Many people have strong feelings about their retirement benefits. They may have worked for a company for many years before earning a pension or relied on their employer’s contribution to help fund their 401(k), which may make them feel very possessive of these funds. While you may think that because your retirement account only… Read More »

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Can Parental Rights Be Terminated in a Georgia Custody Matter?

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The State of Georgia employs a two-pronged approach to evaluating the termination of an individual’s parental rights. The first consideration determines whether the statutory grounds for termination have been met. The statutory grounds for the termination of parental rights under O.C.G.A § 15-11-310 include: Parental consent to termination of the voluntary surrender of the… Read More »

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