October 2017

What Can Happen to a Juvenile Defendant After a Conviction?

2017-10-04T21:46:31+00:00

For many juvenile defendants, an arrest is the scariest event in their young lives. In the drama of an arrest or court case, it is easy to forget that a conviction carries lasting consequences which can follow a juvenile defendant well into his or her adult years. Protect your child’s future by hiring an experienced [...]

What Can Happen to a Juvenile Defendant After a Conviction? 2017-10-04T21:46:31+00:00

September 2017

Can My Alimony Award Be Terminated?

2017-10-16T16:22:04+00:00

Many divorce litigants may be surprised to learn that alimony - even an award of “permanent” alimony - can be terminated by petition of the paying party. The circumstances in which a court can grant such a petition are limited by state law, but recipients must be prepared to defend an attempt by their former [...]

Can My Alimony Award Be Terminated? 2017-10-16T16:22:04+00:00

How Do I Get Custody of My Kids if I Was Never Married to Their Other Parent?

2017-10-16T16:22:45+00:00

Child custody cases are sadly common across the state of Georgia. With a little bit of flexibility and creativity, however, they can be made less burdensome for the families involved. Though people commonly imagine divorce proceedings when they think of child custody, a child custody case can be brought completely independently of divorce proceedings. This [...]

How Do I Get Custody of My Kids if I Was Never Married to Their Other Parent? 2017-10-16T16:22:45+00:00

What Happens After My Teen is Arrested?

2017-09-21T16:54:04+00:00

An arrest is a stressful event for an adult who is prepared for the process. To an inexperienced teenager, however, it can be worse than traumatizing: teens can be more likely than adults to inadvertently waive important constitutional rights than they do not know they have. Experienced juvenile defense attorney Kyle Epps has decades of [...]

What Happens After My Teen is Arrested? 2017-09-21T16:54:04+00:00

How Do I Share Custody of My Children With a Difficult Parent?

2017-10-12T18:16:10+00:00

Co-parenting is often the most difficult part of a divorce or child custody case. After such vicious litigation, it can feel impossible for two parents to work together in the best interests of their children. The good news is that it is possible. Experienced child custody attorney Kyle Epps has extensive experience in child custody [...]

How Do I Share Custody of My Children With a Difficult Parent? 2017-10-12T18:16:10+00:00

How Social Media Can Be Used as Evidence Against You in a Divorce

2017-10-12T18:04:45+00:00

It can be tempting in today’s digital world to post updates about life-changing events such as divorce. This can, however, be used as evidence against you, and give you a disadvantage in a divorce trial. Such mistakes are common and easy to make. Don’t navigate the divorce process on your own - rely on the [...]

How Social Media Can Be Used as Evidence Against You in a Divorce 2017-10-12T18:04:45+00:00

How To Negotiate a Financial Settlement in a Divorce

2017-10-12T18:00:43+00:00

Divorce negotiations are often emotional, tense, and unsatisfying for everyone involved. But they do not have to be. With a little creativity and flexibility, divorce litigants can create solutions which work for everyone involved. A Georgia divorce attorney can help you examine your family’s debts and assets to negotiate a financial settlement that is right [...]

How To Negotiate a Financial Settlement in a Divorce 2017-10-12T18:00:43+00:00

When Do I Need a Prenup?

2017-10-12T17:58:59+00:00

Many people are familiar with the phrase, but few understand exactly how a prenup works. A prenuptial agreement (also called a premarital agreement) can meet many different goals through many different mechanisms. Consult with an experienced Georgia family law attorney to protect your assets and ensure that your financial goals are met. What Can a [...]

When Do I Need a Prenup? 2017-10-12T17:58:59+00:00

How a Georgia Criminal Conviction Can Affect Your Life For Years to Come

2017-10-16T16:26:11+00:00

Facing criminal charges can be an overwhelming experience. Many defendants are not sure what to do, and they wisely consult legal counsel to guide them through the process. Other defendants assume that the outcome will not be so bad and that they can handle it themselves. The reality is that a criminal conviction - even [...]

How a Georgia Criminal Conviction Can Affect Your Life For Years to Come 2017-10-16T16:26:11+00:00

Who Gets Custody of Pets in a Divorce?

2017-10-12T17:40:43+00:00

Dividing assets in a divorce can be a heartbreaking process. Even worse than splitting up cars and houses and retirement accounts is deciding who gets the family pets. When two spouses both want custody, how does a court decide where the pets go? If you are facing difficult pet custody issues in your divorce case, [...]

Who Gets Custody of Pets in a Divorce? 2017-10-12T17:40:43+00:00