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Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
Mr. Prater, has been my lawyer, that took my case on because he believed in the injustice I was being put through, not because of money.. as he knew, my accounts had been wiped out by the ex, I have been a stay at home mom for 13 years, and because of my circumstance I am on food stamps. He has, gone above and beyond what another lawyer, that I was able to pay monthly did for me. He is strong, knowledgeable and it my case grace filled. I bug the crap out of him ha ha. He is fighting for attorneys fees and most lawyers really don't even try. He is quiet on his tactics, but get him in court and he is a rapid fire gun. He is a man that CARES about the children in the case, and victims of abuse. I owe Keith Prater my sanity during this over yearlong court battle. I only hired him back in March, so I doubt it would have gone on that long if I had him from the start. If I could promote him, as in its not legal to generate sales for lawyers( I think that's it), I would be on the street with a sign.. This guy is whip smart, efficient, and kind. He is what lawyers should be, concerned about the merits of the case, the fight against injustice, and brave is an understatement. I highly recommend Keith, the secret weapon, fighting the good fight, and he has all of my respect, and the respect of my friends and family as they know in my case, he is sacrificing, and gambling on winning my fees, and truthfully although I have read a lot of courts don't award attorneys fees, I am confident, he will get them. I wish I could rate my husbands lawyer because there is not a dust particle of integrity in her system. She is all about winning at all cost. and has a reputation of fighting dirty, not complying, and is in fact the one that advised my husband wipe all of my access to money, knowing I am the sole caretaker for the children, and have been for 13 years. She, has piled up unjustified motion after motion, lack of compliance, and completely ignores, factual evidence, like recordings of him abusing me. Instead she turns a blind eye, and says, oh no torture the mother of your children. It makes me ashamed that she is a female. I didn't trust men, no offense men, but abuse creates that. I never thought I would hire a male lawyer. NOW, it is the best choice I ever made and he is the only one that took me, knowing right now I am penniless... Please people unless you want me to post recordings of my husband abusing me, don't think this is a man vs women issue. Its is a victim of abuse, for years, that finally has an advocate, so I praise the men out there, that aren't doing what a mother/women is doing to me, in the face of evidence her client is cruel.
Posted by Meshelle, a Divorce client, Flag
Mr. Keith took on my extremely complicated contested divorce two weeks before the final. He has only charged a retainer, and I have surly blown through that by now. He isn't pushing me for more money right now because he knows my situation. Which shows he cares and no just about money!!!! He has always gotten back in touch with me immediately, late at night, on the weekends. He has filed tons of stuff already, met with my witnesses, and every-time I met with him he is more and more passionate about my case, as I have been the victim of years of abuse. HE FREAKING cares..he is interesting, disciplined, and I know is going to wow the courts, as I have seen him do in the past. EVERYONE that needs a lawyer that will listen and care about your concerns, needs to call this man. Integrity and kindness, are an understatement.
Posted by Tonya, a Divorce client, Flag
Keith Prater did an excellent job on my Divorce. He truly cares for his clients, He was very prompt in returning my phone calls and e-mails. He walked me through the process with compassion. I would highly recommend him.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
DO NOT...I REPEAT..DO NOT waste your time or money on lawyer. He went to court unprepared, was fighting for something I already had in my posession BUT DOESNT LISTEN! He was my divorce/custody Atty; yet he could not remember how many kids I have while in the courtroom in the middle of talking to the Judge. (And I only had 2 kids). $5000 dollars later still nothing and nowhere in my case. I fired him.
Posted by Clark, a Domestic Violence client, Flag
Keith is one of the best lawyers I've ever had. He is professional, extremely knowledgeable and efficient. Not only do I appreciate his talents, I appreciate his character as well. My shopping for a lawyer days are over, I will use Keith for any and all my needs for representation.
Posted by Marsha, a Litigation client, Flag
Several years ago I was on the receiving end of a law suit. Having never been sued before I was not familiar with the process and was quite anxious. Keith Prater took the weight of the potential litigation off my shoulders. My case was handled swiftly and settled favorably prior to going to court. He kept me well informed throughout. If, in the future, I require legal assistance I would not hesitate to retain Keith again.
Posted by Annie, a Personal Injury client, Flag
When I first came to Mr Prater's office, I was impressed with his knowledge of the law and the clear way he outlined my injury case and how we would proceed with it. His office kept me in the loop throughout the whole process of preparing my case and when we went to court the case he presented for me was straightforward and effective. I have used Mr Prater's services three times for different matters and he has delivered every time. I consider him my attorney and will definitely bring all my future legal matters to him. I recommend his services.
Posted by a Child Support client, Flag
I hired this con from cross country to handle a child support matter. I paid him $1500 up front. This was in Feb of 2012. Now 10 months later he still hasn't filed a modification and says he only will if I pay him more money, leave him a review on this site saying he s the best attorney of the 21st century! Said good luck getting my money back!
His original excuse was he has had too many vacations this year to handle all his cases!!!!
Take your business elsewhere. I'm reporting him to the GA board...
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Mr. Prater has helped my daughter with several legal issues ( teenage years, ugh) each have had favorable outcomes and I am very pleased with his services. I would highly recommend him for any type of legal issue you have.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
Beware of this attorney. He made serious errors in my case which really hurt me. He filed paperwork late which was dismissed for late filing. There are much better attorneys out there.
Posted by Sandy, a Probate client, Flag
After using several attorneys over the years, I finally found one that I would gladly recommend! My husband passed away unexpectantly without a will, and "surprisingly enough", the relatives came out of the woodwork to claim his estate. Keith aggressively stood up for me and my rights, not just filing all the necessary paperwork with the courts. He had the backbone to say, "Hey, wait a minute. This is his WIFE..." I had unsuccessfully employed two previous attorneys before I found Keith, and they did absolutely nothing for me. Keith fought for me. If anyone needs a GOOD attorney that will listen, please use KEITH PRATER!!
Posted by a Defective Products client, Flag
I was getting thrown under the bus by a company that thought a single individual couldn't stand up to them. Kieth leveled the playing field and brought them to the negotiating table. They settled quite nicely in my favor. I would have NEVER received the settlement without Keith's tenacity and legal prowess.
Posted by Anna, a Business client, Flag
Twice I have gone to Mr. Prater for issues where only a trusted and knowledgeable attorney would be able to resolve my problems. He answered my inquiries almost immediately, and I was able to meet with him within a day or so. He got down to business, asked me for precise information, and got to work. I was amazed and very greatful how quickly he resolved my problems. I would recommend Keith to anyone.
Posted by Michelle, a Child Custody client, Flag
Keith helped me with my child custody case recently. He has a straight-forward personality and upfront with facts he's looking for in his cases. He clearly defended me in front of the judge and then proceeded to make a negotiable offer with my ex-husband's lawyer which worked out well in both favors! Thanks for all you hard work!
Posted by Tracy, a Divorce client, Flag
Keith is all business in the courtroom. I have post divorce issues regarding my ex not following the divorce decree and causing alienation with my daughter. He fought hard for me in court and I won every issue in the contempt case. Keith is smart, savy, firm, and was very honest and supportive. I have been very pleased with Keith Prater and look forward to settling some other court issues soon. With Keith representing you, you cannot go wrong. I highly recommend him.
Posted by Connie, a Divorce client, Flag
I am an attorney in Macon, Georgia who worked with Keith in a divorce matter where I represented the Wife and he the Husband. Keith was always diligent in returning my phone calls and answering my emails in a timely matter, which is more than I can say for a lot of attorneys. That is invaluable in keeping the cost of your divorce down......an attorney who will work with the opposing counsel in a timely matter, instead of dragging things out just to bill more time.
Posted by Daniel, a Contracts client, Flag
I have used Keith on two cases. One was my divorce, and the second was a civil case against my realtor. On both cases Keith was beyond competent. If your in need of an attorney, one with the ability to see all possible outcomes and adjust his strategy to achive your goal, R.K. Prater is who I would want representing me.
Posted by Daniel, a Divorce client, Flag
Mr. Prater was very Professional and handled my case well. He was able to negotiate a good settlement that I was very satisfied with. I have requested his expertise on occassion since my divorce, and he has always answered my questions in a a timely and professional manner.
Posted by a Child Support client, Flag
We stepped into unknown territory with my case. Keith did the research and made sure we were prepared before court. I felt confident and well informed about the case at all times. He is not afraid to fight for his client and do the necessary research to make sure his client comes out on top. I highly recommend him.
Posted by James, a Land Use & Zoning client, Flag
Keith was recommended to me to handle some litigation for a Developer I was working with over some proposed rezoning we were opposed to. Keith did an excellent job handling the matter. Very professional. Knows when a compromise is necessary but doesn't back down if it's something the client is insisting on.
Posted by a Family client, Flag
Gives great advice, has handled several cases for myself and friends.