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Cumming Georgia Family Law Attorneys

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Coleman Legal Group, LLC

Georgia Family Lawyers and Divorce AttorneysMost family law cases are centered around divorce and are concerned with custody and support of children. Coleman Legal Group, LLC has dealt with a variety of family law cases involving minor children and other case-specific circumstances.

Having an attorney that is well versed in complex family law matters during your divorce can be an invaluable asset to your case. Family law matters in the state of Georgia include divorce and separation, adoption cases, child custody and visitation cases, support and alimony cases, and family violence matters.

Our firm handles cases involving the following Georgia Family Law matters (Uncontested and Contested):

  • Georgia Uncontested Divorce
  • Georgia Contested Divorce
  • Separate Maintenance and Legal Separations
  • Child Custody and Child Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody Modifications
  • Child Support Modifications
  • Paternity
  • Legitimization
  • Alimony and Spousal Support
  • Contempt
  • Temporary Hearings
  • Name Changes (Adult and Minor Children)
  • Annulments
  • Adoptions
  • Prenuptial, Ante-nuptial and Agreements in Anticipation of Divorce

Cumming Georgia Office

The Avenue Forsyth
410 Peachtree Parkway
Building 400, Suite 4245
Cumming, Georgia 30041
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

Alpharetta Georgia Office

North Point Park
5755 North Point Parkway
Suite 51
Alpharetta, Georgia 30022
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

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Georgia Child Custody Questions

Posted by on Sep 12, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Georgia Child Custody Questions

In Georgia, divorce can be a very difficult process, especially if there are children and child custody issues involved.  Apart from having to separate marriage property, the parents also need to figure out who will get custody of the children, what the visitation plan is going to be and decide the amount of spousal support / alimony (if any) and child support. In regards to child custody and child support, here are some questions and answers that should help clear up some common misconceptions about child custody and child support. Is shared...

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How to Prepare for Mediation

Posted by on Aug 15, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

How to Prepare for Mediation

  Mediation in Cumming Georgia divorce and family law cases is very similar as it is in other Georgia Courts.  So the following information applicable to cases in Cumming Georgia as well as throughout the rest of the state.  Once you have filed all of your initial paperwork, pleadings, or responses, and you have already started or finished the discovery process then your attorney will begin discuss with you the possibility of settling your case through mediation (also called Alternative Dispute Resolution – ADR). Addition...

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Discovery in Contested Divorce & Family Law Cases

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Discovery in Contested Divorce & Family Law Cases

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Tax Issues in Divorce

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Tax Issues in Divorce

The emotional distresses of divorce can be very taxing and it can be very easy to get wrapped in. Apart from the emotional impact, it is also important to understand that a divorce can have a substantial financial impact. It is recommended to seek divorce legal advice from an experienced divorce and family law attorney and professional tax advice from a CPA to find out how to best handle any financial issues that might arise during the division of assets or as a result of paying / receiving alimony or child support. Some of the most prominent...

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When is a Georgia Divorce Final?

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

When is a Georgia Divorce Final?

There is no simple answer to this often asked question. In the context of an uncontested divorce, some people think that the divorce is finalized when the parties sign the Divorce Settlement Agreement and related forms. In a contested divorce that settles, some people think that the divorce is finalized when the parties reach a settlement agreement either through their attorneys or in mediation. If there is a trial, some people think the divorce is finalized at the end the end of the trial.  However, it does not matter how complex or simple...

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Parenting Plans in Georgia

Posted by on May 5, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Parenting Plans in Georgia

Are you currently going through a custody battle? If so, then you may be familiar with the Parenting Plan that is required by Georgia Courts. In the cases, where the parents file for custody, parents are required to fill out the parenting plan. Filling out a parenting plan is not so complicated, but it is easy to miss out on major details if you are not careful. This article is written for educational purposes and it will discuss the basics of the parenting plan. Additionally, it will discuss what the parenting plan includes. As always, it is...

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Gifts During The Marriage: Engagement Ring

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Gifts During The Marriage: Engagement Ring

Getting married or engaged, and receiving an engagement ring? Engagements and weddings are considered to be the most exciting time in one’s life. Although no one ever anticipates a premature end to this joyous event, the reality is, it does happen quite often than one can imagine. In the end, “happily ever after” is not always the case. It is often asked when the things do not work out, who gets to keep the engagement ring: the woman who received it or the man who purchased the ring? This question is often asked both prior to the marriage...

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Child Custody and Visitation Modification

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Child Custody and Visitation Modification

Interested in modifying a child custody or parenting plan order? It is likely possible to modify child custody, after final divorce decree is entered. As long as you and your former spouse agrees to modify the custody, court permission is not necessarily required in Georgia for child custody modification. This article is going to highlight the ins and outs of modifying child custody order entered by the court. If you have decided to modify child custody, it is advised to seek the advice of an expert attorney. Gambling away your child’s life...

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Child Support Modification – Mediate or Litigate?

Posted by on Sep 14, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Child Support Modification – Mediate or Litigate?

The amount of child support you will need to pay is based on statutory guidelines, so filing a modification will require a substantial change of circumstances, such as a significant change in income. Whether you are filing a child support modification action, or defending against one, it is important to consider whether you will want to mediate or litigate to resolve the issue. Before jumping into a battle in response to an action to modify child support, it is important to know what the grounds for an action are.  Child support modifications...

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Child Custody and Best Interest Standard

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Child Custody and Best Interest Standard

When it comes to making child custody determination, Georgia courts often spend a great deal of time in deciding what is in the “best interest” of the minor child(ren). There is no clear answer as to what “best interest” standard really entails. When minor children are involved in a divorce action, Court has to make the decision as to who should have the custody over the minor child (ren). Child custody not only involves the physical custody and control over the child, but also determines parental rights, privileges, and powers...

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