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Michael Shane Welsh

Michael Shane Welsh

Practice areas:

Family, DUI & DWI, Employment & Labor, Libel & Slander, Federal Crime

About Me

Solving Problems For Individuals, Families and the Elderly.


We have been advocating on behalf of individuals, families and businesses since 1996 in Employment Law and Family Law.  We represent individuals and families in divorce, child custody and support, and guardianship matters.  We also advocate on behalf of individuals and families in elder law advocacy matters including claims against nursing homes, and in Federal employment litigation.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Family: 50%
    100 cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
  3. Federal Crime: 10%
  4. Libel & Slander: 10%
  5. Employment & Labor: 10%
    50 cases



Hourly ($275-400/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Samuel Eugene Thomas

    I endorse this lawyer. Top notch lawyer in family law. Go with confidence and competence into your family law issues! Hire this guy!


    Samuel Thomas Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Welsh Law, LLC

275 14th Street NW
Suite 200
Atlanta, GA, 30318


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199306/07/2015
ILNot Authorized To Practice Law201105/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Auburn UniversityAllie B. Jolley AwardN/A
Auburn UniversityEugene Currant Garcia AwardN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ProfessorGloucester County College2009 - 2010
PresidentMackenzie & Welsh LLC2008 - Present
Managing DirectorMajor, Lindsey & Africa2007 - 2008
AttorneyChamberlain Hrdlicka White Williams & Martin2003 - 2004
AttorneyWelsh Law, LLC1996 - Present
AttorneyHolland & Knight1993 - 1996

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Child CustodyCourt order in favor of my client
Preventing a spouse from taking a child out of stateCourt order preventing her from moving

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duke University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Auburn UniversityEnglish - summa cum laudeBA - Bachelor of Arts1990

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Seminar at John Marshall Law School ChicagoHow to overcome the fear of public speaking2010