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Nathaniel Michael Smith

Nathaniel Michael Smith

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Probate, Child Custody, Child Support, Adoption… more 

About Me

I opened my own practice in 2009 and have handled cases dealing with

  • adoption,

  • personal injury (automobile accident),

  • contested divorce,

  • uncontested divorce,

  • child custody,

  • child visitation,

  • child support,

  • guardianship (of an adult),

  • guardianship (of a minor),

  • conservatorship,

  • wills,

  • trusts,

  • advance directives for health care,

  • quitclaim deeds,

  • executor's deeds,

  • misdemeanor criminal charges,

  • felony criminal charges,

  • DUI,

  • contempt,

  • temporary protection orders,

  • deprivation and child abuse,

  • paternity: legitimation (establishing paternity), and

  • paternity: setting aside paternity



I have handled cases in Henry County,
Clayton County, Fayette County, Coweta County, Walton County, DeKalb
County, Jasper County, Butts County, Spalding County, Fulton County and Forsyth County


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Divorce & Separation: 45%
  2. Probate: 15%
  3. Child Support: 10%
  4. Child Custody: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Hourly ($200/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Richard D. C. Schrade

    Nate is a fine lawyer and gentleman. He is well prepared and knowledgable about the law.


    Richard Schrade Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jessica L. Burke

    Attorney Smith and I went to law school together. He is hard working and knowledgable. He fosters great relationships with clients and follows that with great results.


    Jessica Burke
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Nathaniel M. Smith, Attorney and Counselor at Law

70 Macon Street
McDonough, GA, 30253-3221


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200905/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal Answers
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Law Office of Nathaniel M. Smith2009 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of Georgia, Family Law SectionN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of Georgia, General Practice and Trial Law SectionN/A2009 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Brent D. Chisholm v. Mikysha RuffinThe Court awarded custody to my client.

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Washington and Lee University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Professor Schliecker's ClassPsychology, Ethics and the Law2012