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Kevin James McDonough

Practice areas:

Business, Divorce & Separation, Litigation

About Me

Born in Queens, New York, Mr. McDonough attended Auburn University and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude. Following college, Mr. McDonough attended and graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he had the distinction of serving as the president of the law school student body, the Student Bar Association.


 


Professionally, Mr. McDonough has participated in million dollar-plus litigation matters in multiple practice areas and has appeared in various counties throughout the metro-Atlanta area. Mr. McDonough is a past president of the Forsyth County Bar Association.


 


In addition to legal practice, Mr. McDonough is actively engaged in Forsyth County civic life. Mr. McDonough has served on the following Boards: The Forsyth County Board of Ethics (Vice-Chairman), The Forsyth County United Way (Vice-President of Community Investment), and The Rotary Club of South Forsyth (President).

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Business: 45%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 35%
  3. Litigation: 20%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Carrie Anderson Hackett

    Having worked on a divorce case opposing Kevin McDonough, I saw first hand that he is fair, persuasive, and aggressively pursues his client's interests while treating other lawyers and the Court with respect. I have no hesitation in highly endorsing Kevin.

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    Carrie Hackett Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Matthew Robert Thiry

    Kevin and I were opposing counsel on a contentious contract dispute. I found Kevin to be a very competent litigator. He advanced his client's goals well, while maintaining professionalism and not compromising his ethics.

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    Matthew Thiry Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

The Law Offices of Kevin J. McDonough, P.C.

416 Pirkle Ferry Road, Suite K300
Cumming, GA, 30040

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200207/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarGeorgia Super Lawyers2013
Rising StarGeorgia Super Lawyers2012
Rising StarGeorgia Super Lawyers2011
Rising StarGeorgia Super Lawyers2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentThe Law Offices of Kevin J. McDonough, P.C.2011 - Present
Managing PartnerReese-Beisbier & McDonough, P.C.2006 - 2011
AssociateMiles McGoff & Moore, LLC2002 - 2006

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Forsyth County Chamber of Commerece Small Business Services CounselMember2012 - Present
Rotary Club of Forsyth CountyPast President and MemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMemberN/A
United Way of Forsyth CountyPast VP of Community InvestmentN/A
Forsyth County Bar AssociationPast PresidentN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Horizon's Magazine (Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce)Four Basic Steps to a Successful Negotiation2013
Horizon's Magazine (Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce)Direction for Your Business2012

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of GeorgiaN/AJuris Doctorate2002
Auburn UniversityEnglishBachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Lunch and LearnNegotiation Boot Camp2013
Lunch and LearnCogent Business Analysis2012