The Benefit of Flat Fees for Divorce

Why You Should Pay Flat Fees for Divorce and Family Law Issues 

Legal services and the retaining of an attorney is the only purchase a person makes in which they agree to the service without finalizing the agreed-upon price. Charging Flat Fees for Divorce & Family Law matters should be the norm, not the exception. When an individual purchases a home, electronics, goes to the dentist or purchases an automobile they know how much they ...

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Top Rated Divorce Lawyer in Marietta

Top Rated Divorce Lawyer in Marietta Georgia! 

Dec 19, 2019
by Kenny on The Law Offices of Sean R. Whitworth
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After 15 months, 3 different divorce attorneys, lots of stress and money spent on attorney fees, I was blessed to found Sean Whitworth. He had ...
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Custody Law Changes in Georgia you must be aware of

GEORGIA EQUITABLE CAREGIVER STATUTE IS NOW IN FULL EFFECT 

Custody Law Changes in Georgia that could affect your Case!

On July 1, 2019, a sweeping overhaul to Article 1 Chapter 7 of Title 19 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated went into effect regarding the parent and child relationship generally.  O.C.G.A. 19-7-3.1, also known as the “Equitable Caregiver Statute”, was added to the code section giving the Atlanta ...

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Frequently Asked Questions about Child Custody and Visitation

Child Custody and Visitation in Georgia 

If you are preparing for a Divorce or Separation and you have children with your soon to be ex-spouse, you may have questions about Child Custody and Visitation as it relates to Georgia Law. We have gathered these common questions regarding Child Custody and Visitation as well as their answers below.
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Georgia Child Custody Law Answers

Georgia Child Custody Factors Considered by a Judge: 

  • The bonding and emotional ties that exist between each parent and the child
  • The length of time the child has lived in the current home and whether that environment is stable and satisfactory
  • The mental and physical health of each parent
  • Evidence of family violence, child abuse, substance abuse or criminal history of either parent
  • The ability of each parent to meet ...
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Child Support Answers – GA Family Law

Child Support Information & Answers to Common Questions

Sean Whitworth, Attorney at Law, knows the importance of providing current Child Support Information to potential clients.

In the past, the state of Georgia has calculated support based solely on the income of the non-custodial parent. Support was set within a certain percentage range, depending on the number of children subject to the order.

For example, if a non-custodial parent were ordered to pay ...

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How Do I File For Divorce in Georgia?

Ready for Divorce?

First, you decide if you really want to be divorced and that you understand all of the consequences of a divorce. Divorce means that you are severing the legal relationship you have with your spouse and all interaction as a result of this will be determined by a final decree which clearly orders what will be paid, how it will be paid and what and how you will interact with ...

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How to Navigate the Divorce Process

THE DIVORCE PROCESS AND WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW 

Everything seemed so simple at the start of your relationship; You never expected the divorce process to be such a difficult situation. Even in the best of circumstances, tempers can escalate, and every decision can seem to be more stressful than the last. It is only human to find yourself reacting emotionally at certain parts of the divorce. However, it is ...

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Top Representation for Complex Divorce Cases

Marietta’s Trusted Divorce Law Firm Often Handles Complex Divorce Cases 

What is a complex divorce?

In an ideal divorce case, both parties are able to come to an agreement without discord. Divorce arrangements are made smoothly and include reasonable child custody and child support arrangements, alimony, property division, and more. 

No major challenges or disputes present themselves, and the process is efficient, with a quick resolution.

Unfortunately, these types of model ...

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What is Discovery? Divorce & Family Law Answers

DISCOVERY AND THE OBLIGATION OF PARTIES TO SUPPLY REQUESTED DOCUMENTS

Is your Lawyer billing you hourly? Choose your lawyer carefully and read this article to find out more. One of the most frustrating matters in litigation, and especially family litigation, is the use and misuse of what is commonly called discovery. What is discovery as it relates to Divorce and Family Law?  

Essentially it is ...

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