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Shawna M. Woods

Shawna M. Woods

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation

About Me


Shawna M. Woods joined The Siemon Law Firm, P.C. as the Managing Attorney in June of 2011 with extensive experience in Family Law. Prior to coming to The Siemon Law Firm, Shawna had a successful solo Family Law practice in Fulton County. She also worked for several years under with the Special Assistant to the Attorney General for Child Support Enforcement. Shawna received her undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of New Mexico, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of New Mexico, School of Law. While at UNM, Shawna was a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorney Moot Court Team and interned for the United States Attorneys' Office. Shawna is an active member of the Georgia State Bar, the Atlanta Bar Association Family Division, the North Fulton Bar Association; National Association of Professional Women and The Forsyth County Bar Association. Shawna is an experienced and aggressive advocate for her clients.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Divorce & Separation: 100%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($185-250/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Charlotte Rose Ruble

    Shawna was opposing counsel in a difficult custody case. Both parents were actively involved in their children's lives, but had very different parenting views. Shawna vigorously advocated for her client while remaining professional and courteous. It was a pleasure working with her and I look forward to our next case.

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    Charlotte Ruble Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Cynthia Lucille Cason

    Shawna is a true advocate for her clients. She is highly knowledgeable about all facets of family law and is always able to formulate creative solutions to even the most novel legal problem. The combination of her courtroom skills, experience, creativity and caring make her not just a good lawyer but a great one.

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    Cynthia Cason Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

The Siemon Law Firm

347 Dahlonega Highway
Cumming, GA, 30040

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200305/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono AwardAVLF2005
Pro Bono AwardAVLF2004

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyThe Siemon Law Firm2011 - Present
FounderThe Woods Law Firm2005 - 2012

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Forsyth County Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
I'm The FatherWe were successful and my client still has custody of his son.

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of New Mexico School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of New MexicoPolitical ScienceBS1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
CLEChild Support2009