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770-609-1247 | Divorce & Family Law: Fathers’ and Men’s Rights Attorneys and Lawyers

Men and Father's Rights Attorneys, Divorce and Family Law

Coleman Legal Group, LLC – Phone: 770-609-1247

Fathers’ and Men’s Rights Attorneys

Divorce and Family Law

Men and Fathers are faced with many different challenges than the typical mother in a case. On the national average, approximately sixty-seven percent (67%) or two-thirds (2/3) of all divorces are initially filed by the wife. What this means is – more often than not – the men / fathers in divorce cases are caught off guard, with no warning, or time to prepare for a divorce – and have to spend a lot of time early on playing catch-up and fighting to level the playing field to protect their rights. It is important to know – and many men are lied to by their wives and their wife’s attorney – if you have been served with a divorce unexpectedly – you are now in a contested divorce. Although you may settle the matter later – technically and legally – you are not in an uncontested divorce. The rules are different – and you should seek legal help asap.

It is not uncommon for a woman filing a divorce to already have moved assets, separated accounts, lined up witnesses and made plans with friends and family to get affidavits to use in court. Women frequently already have a plan in place to get alimony, child support and child custody as soon as possible at a temporary hearing. In addition, women seeking divorce have usually already made a list of assets they want and have given their attorney. All of this being done in secretly, putting the husband as a strategic disadvantage.

Men and Fathers Faced with Divorce Are Usually Immediately Faced With the Following Issues:

Our attorneys at Coleman Legal Group, LLC are well versed in these issues and are prepared to fight for the best outcome for you whether you are the defendant or the person filing for divorce. Call us at 770-609-1247 to schedule a confidential consultation.

Our attorneys at Coleman Legal Group, LLC are experienced at getting fathers and men back on a level playing field by quickly getting you organized and on track. We are experienced with the strategies that women employ and we know how to help you prepare and counter them.

If you are facing a divorce, custody battle or just need some great family law and divorce advice, call us at Coleman Legal Group, LLC. You will be able to speak directly with an attorney and schedule a consultation if needed.

Call 770-609-1247 or use the Email Submission Form Below

Weekend and Evening Appointments and Consultations Available.

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Main Office, Alpharetta, Georgia:  5755 North Point Parkway, Suite 52, Alpharetta, GA 30022

Coleman Legal Group, LLC handles cases in the following cities and communities: Atlanta, Alpharetta, Roswell, Johns Creek, Milton, Cumming, Marietta, Sandy Springs, Woodstock, Kennesaw, Gainesville, Norcross, Lawrenceville, Midtown, Inman Park, Duluth, Buckhead, Dunwoody, Vinings and Smyrna.

Our Georgia attorneys frequently handle cases for clients residing in the following counties: Fulton, Gwinnett, Forsyth, Cobb, DeKalb, Henry, Cherokee, Douglas, Carroll, Coweta, Paulding, Bartow, Hall, Barrow, Walton, Newton, Rockdale, Henry, Spalding, Fayette and Clayton.

Coleman Legal Group, LLC’s Georgia lawyers practice in the areas of Divorce, Family Law, Estates, Wills, Trusts, Probate, Bankruptcy, Business Law and Immigration. We have offices conveniently located at:

Alpharetta Georgia
North Point Park
5755 North Point Parkway
Suite 52
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Phone: 770-408-0477 | Map

Atlanta Georgia
Colony Square
1201 Peachtree Street, 400
Colony Square, Suite 200
Atlanta, GA 30361
Phone: 770-408-0477 | Map

Dunwoody
Sandy Springs

1200 Abernathy Road
Building 600
Northpark Town Center
Atlanta, GA 30328
Phone: 770-408-0477 | Map

Cumming Georgia
The Avenue Forsyth

410 Peachtree Parkway
Building 400, Suite 4245
Cumming, GA 30041
Phone: 770-408-0477 | Map

Johns Creek
Duluth Georgia

11555 Medlock Bridge Rd
Suite 100
Johns Creek, GA 30097
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

Duluth Georgia
Sugarloaf

2180 Satellite Boulevard
Suite 400
Duluth, GA 30097
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

Kennesaw Georgia
TownPark Center
125 TownPark Drive
Suite 300
Kennesaw, GA 30144
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

Lawrenceville
Huntcrest
1755 North Brown Road
Suite 200
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Phone: 770-609-1247 | Map

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