How Long Does a Divorce Take?

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Mother’s Rights: How They Work Inside & Outside of Georgia

Edited By: Belinda Martin – Associate Attorney Understanding a mother’s rights is an important part of addressing custody cases. In the past, it was generally assumed that the mother would receive custody and the father would have visitation rights and provide child support. But now, changing times have made the rights of mothers less binary […]

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Inheritance Property & Divorce in Georgia

Edited By: Belinda Martin – Associate Attorney Inheritance property is property that was inherited by someone when a loved one passes away, and passes the property down to them. The property does not have to be real property, such as real estate. It can also be funds, stocks, personal property, and other items of value. […]

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What is Separate Property?

Edited By: Belinda Martin – Associate Attorney Anyone considering divorce may be looking into which specific laws affect them, and whether they would be able to keep certain property that they have acquired over time. To make that determination, the courts will look at whether the property in question is the spouse’s separate property, or […]

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Grounds for Divorce in Georgia

When considering divorce, it’s important to understand the different grounds for divorce in Georgia. Not only should you know what type of grounds you will be filing for divorce, each instance presents a different set of expectations, possibilities, and challenges. Let’s take a closer look at common grounds for divorce, what they entail, and how […]