What We Do
And you thought marriage was complicated. We are here to help with all of your family law needs from the quick and simple to drawn out cases.
Our experienced family law attorneys can help you navigate the complex legal process of a contested divorce and work to protect your rights and interests throughout the proceedings. We will strive to achieve a favorable outcome for you through negotiation or litigation, depending on what is in your best interests.”
If you are facing a contested divorce, don’t go through it alone. Contact our firm today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you through this difficult time.
An uncontested divorce is a legal proceeding where both spouses are able to reach an agreement on all the important issues related to the divorce, such as property division, child custody, spousal support, and/or child support, without the need for a court trial.
We understand that an uncontested divorce can be a less stressful and more cost-effective option for couples who are able to work together to come to a mutual agreement. Our attorneys can help you navigate the legal process of an uncontested divorce and ensure that all legal requirements are met.
We will work with you to draft a settlement agreement that outlines the terms of your divorce and protects your interests. Our goal is to make sure that your rights are protected and that the outcome of your divorce is fair and just.
High Asset Divorce
We will work with you to protect your financial interests and ensure that you receive a fair share of the marital assets. Our team regularly works with financial experts and other professionals to help determine the value of all assets, including business evaluations, hidden assets and complex financial structures.
If you are facing a high asset divorce, don’t hesitate to contact Barnhart Family Law today. Schedule an initial consultation where we will discuss your case and provide you with the guidance and support you need to protect your financial interests and achieve the best possible outcome.
At Barnhart Family Law, we understand the complexities of equitable division and work closely with our clients to ensure that their interests are protected and that assets are divided in a manner that is fair and just. We have the experience and knowledge to help you navigate the equitable division process and ensure that you receive the assets and property to which you are entitled.
If you are going through a divorce in Georgia, it is important to have an experienced family law attorney on your side. Contact our firm today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you achieve a successful outcome in your divorce case.
Child custody disputes can be emotionally charged and difficult to navigate. Our compassionate and experienced attorneys are here to help you protect your children’s best interests and achieve the best possible outcome for your family.
We know that you want what’s best for your children, and we’re committed to helping you achieve that. Our team will work with you to understand your unique family dynamic, your children’s needs, and your goals for custody and visitation arrangements.
With our legal expertise and dedication, we can help you navigate this difficult process and provide you with the guidance and support you need. Whether through mediation, negotiations, or litigation, we’ll fight for your right to a fair and just custody arrangement.
But we don’t just stop at legal representation. We understand that this is a challenging time for you and your family, and we’re here to provide the emotional support you need. We’ll be there to answer your questions, address your concerns, and provide you with the resources and guidance you need to make informed decisions about your children’s future.
We know that child custody disputes can be stressful and emotional, but with our team by your side, you can have peace of mind knowing that you’re in good hands.
Alimony & Spousal Support
We work closely with our clients to gain a deep understanding of their unique financial situation and goals for the future. Whether you are seeking spousal support or responding to a spousal support request, our skilled family law attorneys can help you negotiate an agreement that is fair, equitable, and safeguards your financial interests for the long term.
If you’re facing a divorce and have questions about spousal support or alimony in Georgia, don’t hesitate to contact us today. Our team is here to help you understand your legal options and guide you through this challenging process with compassion and expertise.
Life can be unpredictable, and circumstances can change after a divorce decree has been issued. That’s why we’re here to help you with modifications to your Final Order.
Whether you’re seeking to modify child custody, child support, alimony, or any other aspect of your divorce decree, our experienced attorneys are here to help. We’ll work with you to understand your current situation and goals, and help you navigate the legal process of modifying your decree.
If you’re facing changes in your life that require modifications to your Court Order, don’t hesitate to contact Barnhart Family Law today. We will help you understand your legal options and the steps you can take to protect your interests and achieve a positive outcome for your family.
At Barnhart Family Law, we understand the complexities of contempt proceedings and are committed to providing our clients with skilled representation in these matters. Whether you are seeking to enforce a court order or have been accused of contempt, our experienced family law attorneys can help you navigate the legal process and protect your rights.
If you are facing a contempt proceeding in Georgia, don’t face it alone. Contact Barnhart Family Law today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you achieve a successful outcome in your case.
Legitimation & Paternity
To legitimate a child, the father must file a petition with the court, which may involve genetic testing to establish paternity. If the court finds that the father is the biological father of the child, it may grant an order of legitimation, which confers legal rights and obligations on the father.
We know that each case is unique, and we’ll provide personalized guidance and resources to help you navigate the legal process with ease. Our experienced attorneys are dedicated to advocating for your interests and helping you build a strong, meaningful relationship with your child.
Domestic Violence/Temporary Protective Orders
Our team of experienced attorneys are here to provide empathetic and personalized legal support to victims of domestic violence. We’ll listen to your story and assist you to obtain a Temporary Protective Order (TPO) that can help protect you and your loved ones from further abuse.
We want to be a support system for you during this difficult time, and we’ll work tirelessly to ensure that your continued safety. You don’t have to face domestic violence alone. Let us help you take the necessary legal steps to protect yourself and your family. Contact us today, and let’s start fighting for your safety and well-being.
We also understand that everyone accused of domestic violence is not guilty of it. Being subject to a Temporary Protective Order (TPO) can be a daunting and distressing experience. If you’ve been served with a TPO, our team of experienced attorneys can help you understand your legal rights and options for defending yourself. We’ll work diligently to ensure that you’re treated fairly throughout the process and will provide you with the personalized support and representation you need to protect your rights and interests. Contact us today to schedule a consultation with one of our dedicated attorneys.
Pre & Postnuptial Agreements
Our team of experienced attorneys can guide you through the process of drafting a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement that meets your unique needs and concerns. We’ll listen to you and provide personalized legal advice to help ensure that your agreement is fair and legally sound.
We understand that nobody wants to think about the possibility of separation or divorce, but having a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement in place can provide peace of mind and avoid unnecessary stress in the future.
Don’t let the idea of a prenuptial or postnuptial agreement deter you from protecting your interest. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you protect your interests and give you peace of mind for the future.
We are dedicated to providing compassionate and inclusive representation to all clients, regardless of their sexual orientation or gender identity.
Our experienced family law attorneys have extensive knowledge of LGBTQ divorce issues and can help you navigate the legal process with sensitivity and care. We understand the importance of protecting your rights and interests, particularly when it comes to matters such as property division, spousal support, and child custody.
If you are an LGBTQ individual or couple facing a divorce, we are here to support you every step of the way. Contact Barnhart Family Law today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how we can help you achieve a fair and successful outcome.
As grandparents, you play an important role in your grandchildren’s lives. However, there may be times when you face legal challenges that prevent you from being with them. That’s where we can help.
Our family law firm is committed to fighting for grandparents’ rights in Georgia. We understand the unique challenges you face, and we’re here to provide you with the legal guidance and expertise you need to navigate the legal system and protect your rights.
Whether you’re seeking visitation or custody, we’ll work closely with you to help you achieve your goals. We’ll be by your side every step of the way, advocating for your rights and ensuring that your voice is heard.
If you’re facing legal challenges that are preventing you from spending time with your grandchildren, don’t hesitate to contact us. Our experienced attorneys are here to help you fight for what’s right and ensure that you have a meaningful and lasting relationship with your grandchildren.
Under the law, an Equitable Caregiver is defined as someone who has been the primary caregiver for a child and who has formed a “bonded and dependent relationship” with the child. This includes grandparents, aunts, uncles, and other family members, as well as non-family members such as family friends or neighbors.
The law allows Equitable Caregivers to petition for custody or visitation rights in court, and provides a legal process for evaluating their claim. We are experts in the application of these evolving laws and are happy to help you navigate this new legal terrain.
Guardian ad Litem Services
At Barnhart Family Law, we offer Guardian ad Litem (GAL) services in Georgia to assist in custody and visitation disputes. A GAL is a neutral, third-party advocate appointed by the court to represent the best interests of the child involved in a family law case.
Our experienced GALs conduct thorough investigations, interviewing witnesses and gathering information to provide a comprehensive report outlining their findings and recommendations on custody and visitation. If you need a GAL for your case, contact us today to learn more about how we can assist you.