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Ikemesit Amajak Eyo

Ikemesit Amajak Eyo

also known as Kem Eyo

Practice areas:

Family, General Practice

About Me

 


Kem A. Eyo (pronounced “A-Yo”) represents clients in all aspects of family (domestic) law.  This includes divorce, adoption, child support, child custody, grandparent visitation, legitimation and paternity, domestic violence, separation agreements, and pre- and post-nuptial agreements.  Kem has also historically represented clients in the areas of landlord/tenant law, association law, consumer bankruptcy, and collections law.


 


Kem received a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematical Science from Clemson University in 1995 and a Master of Health Administration from Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine in 1998. Kem received her “calling” into law while working full-time in the field of health administration.  She attended Georgia State University as a part-time student, and received a dual degree – Master of Public Administration and Juris Doctorate – in 2006.  During law school, Kem earned litigation honors, served as president of the Black Law Students Association, and was a member of the Student Bar Association and Health Law Association.


Kem brings to the practice of family law a unique and valued balance between compassion and zealous advocacy.  She strives to keep clients educated and well informed. 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2006

  1. Family: 99%
    7 years
  2. General Practice: 1%
    8 years

Attorney Endorsements

24 total 

  • John M O'Brien

    An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of her clients and getting them the most favorable result possible.

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  • Hovanes Margarian

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    Hovanes Margarian Consumer Protection Attorney
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Contact Info

Waggoner Hastings, LLC

3820 Mansell Road
Suite 170
Alpharetta, GA, 30022

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200605/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Atlanta's Finest 2012Creative Loafing Magazine2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Associate AttorneyWaggoner Hastings, LLC2015 - Present
Associate AttorneyWarner, Bates, McGough, McGinnis & Portnoy2013 - 2014
Associate AttorneyCallner, Portnoy & Garner, P.C.2013 - 2014
Managing AttorneyThe Law Office of Kem Eyo, LLC2007 - 2015
Legal Department ManagerCommunity Management Associates2005 - 2006

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Clayton County Bar AssociationN/A2008 - 2008
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/A2008 - 2008
Georgia Association of Black Women AttorneysExecutive Board2007 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Father versus MotherConsent Order
Father versus MotherConsent Order
Petitioner versus Birth MotherTermination and Adoption

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Welcome MagazineThe Law and You... JUST ASK2008

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State UniversityLaw / Public AdministrationJD/MPA - Juris Doctor and Master in Public Admin.2006
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical MedicineHealth AdministrationMHA - Master in Health Administration1998
Clemson UniversityMathematical SciencesBS - Bachelor of Science1995

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Refinance 101Understanding Your Loan Documents When Refinancing or Taking Out A Home Equity Loan2008