• In The Interest of A. B. et al., children.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-22
    Practice Area: Evidence | Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Abdulhakim Saadiq (Saadiq & Associates LLC), Decatur, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Carr (Attorney General), Atlanta; Penny Hannah (Assistant Attorney General), Atlanta; Shalen Nelson (Senior Assistant Attorney General), Atlanta, for appellee. Margaret Riley (Fulton County Office of the Child Attorney), Atlanta; Steven Lindenblatt, Atlanta; Reginald Williams (Renaissance Events Inc.), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A0388

    Termination of Parental Rights Lacked Supprt of Testimony As to Potential Harm to Children

  • Noble v. Noble

    Publication Date: 2018-06-21
    Practice Area: Evidence | Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Ellington
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Meredith Lowry (Caldwell & Lowry), Thomaston, for appellant.
    for defendant: Lance Owen (Johnston Owen & Bullard LLP), Griffin, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0617

    Free College Tuition Was Not Fringe Benefit To Be Included in Party's Gross Income

  • In The Interest of I. H. H., a child.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-20
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Bethel
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: A18A0802

    Juvenile Court Had Statutory Authority to Terminate Parental Rights Based on Finding Parent Abandoned Child

  • Sigafoose v. Cobb

    Publication Date: 2018-06-15
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Bethel
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Peggy Brown (Law Offices of Peggy L. Brown, P.C.), Lawrenceville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Adams (Attorney at Law), Lawrenceville; William Hill (Chambers Hill & Quinde LLC), Lawrenceville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0074

    Record Evidence Supported Transfer of Custody of Child to Father

  • Woodson v. Lino

    Publication Date: 2018-06-15
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Miriam Arnold-Johnson (Attorney at Law), Snellville; Jean Kutner (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Maxine Lino, Brooklyn, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0221

    Trial Court Failed to State Facts Justifying Ordering Father to Pay Costs of Mother's Relocation to Georgia

  • Morton v. Macatee

    Publication Date: 2018-06-14
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Chief Judge Dillard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Mary Durant (Attorney at Law), Tucker; Brad Evans (Attorney at Law), Madison, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Huskins (The Huskins Law Firm), Eatonton, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0514

    Trial Court's Order Altering Amount and Method of Money Payment Constituted Unauthorized Modification of Divorce Decree

  • Alfaro v. Alfaro

    Publication Date: 2018-06-05
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Bethel
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Vic Hill (Attorney at Law), Marietta; Gloria Alfaro, Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Jeffrey Barnes (Barnes Firm LLP), Atlanta; Johnny Alfaro, Lilburn, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0164

    Appellate Court Could Not Consider Trial Court's Distribution of Marital Property Where Neither Party Had Requested Factual Findings

  • In The Interest Of S. A. D. et al., children.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-01
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: David Lipscomb (Attorney at Law), Lawrenceville; James Outman (Law Office of James B. Outman, LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Carr (Attorney General), Atlanta; Penny Hannah (Assistant Attorney General), Atlanta; Lee Moss (Prior, Daniel, and Wiltshire, LLC), Madison; Shalen Nelson (Senior Assistant Attorney General), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0306

    Mothers' Appellate Challenges to Custody Transfer Was Mooted by Their Voluntary Relinquishment of Custody to Grandparents for Adoption

  • Brantley v. Brantley

    Publication Date: 2018-05-29
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Chief Judge Dillard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Eugene Chambers, Paul Duckworth (McLain & Merritt PC), Atlanta; Taylor Drake (Glover & Davis PA), Newnan, for appellant.
    for defendant: Alan Connell (Attorney at Law), for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0343

    Trial Court Applied Incorrect Standard in Determining That Antenuptial Agreement Was Unenforceable

  • Pate v. Brian Sadlock

    Publication Date: 2018-05-23
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Mary Durant (Attorney at Law), Tucker; Kimberly Dymecki (Attorney at Law), Atlanta; Gregory Golden (Kupferman & Golden), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Todd Boyce (Boyce Larsen LLC), Decatur; Adriana de la Torriente (Torriente Marum LLC), Decatur, for appellee. Cherese Clark-Wilson (Clark Lowery & Lumpkin LLC), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A0395

    Trial Court Increased Grandparents' Visitation Rights Without Applying Required Standard