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David N. Marple is a shareholder practicing in the Domestic Relations and Family Law section. David assists clients in all phases of contested and uncontested cases involving divorce, alimony, equitable division, child custody and visitation, child support, contempt, restraining orders, modification issues, pre-nuptial agreements and reconciliation agreements.


David is a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, and he has served as Chair of the Family Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association (Immediate Past Chair 2013-2014; Chair 2012-2013; Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect 2011-2012; Secretary 2010-2011; Treasurer 2009-2010; Member-at-Large 2005-2009). He has served as the Family Law Committee Treasurer for the Young Lawyer’s Division of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, and as Assistant Editor for the State Bar of Georgia Family Law Newsletter. He is a Barrister of the Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law Inn of Court. David was selected by other lawyers in 2006 and 2009 as one of Georgia’s Super Lawyers "Rising Stars". He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia.

David was born in Lafayette, Indiana. He graduated from Auburn University with a B.A., cum laude, in 1993. David received his J.D. from Drake University Law School in Des Moines, Iowa in 1997.


Practice Areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 100%
    15 years



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Todd Adam Orston

    I have had the pleasure of working with David on a number of family law matters over the years, and his commitment to his clients, as well as his strong litigation skills and highly professional approach is a benefit to anyone lucky enough to have him as their advocate. I highly recommend David to anyone looking to hire a family law attorney.


    Todd Orston Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Jon William Hedgepeth

    I highly endorse this lawyer's work. I have worked with Mr. Marple on numerous cases and know him as being a highly skilled family law practitioner who has a firm command of the law and exemplifies professionalism in his field.


    Jon Hedgepeth Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Davis, Matthews & Quigley, P.C.

3400 Peachtree Road Northeast
14th Floor, Lenox Towers II
Atlanta, GA, 30326


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199709/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2009 Georgia Rising Stars Super LawyersGeorgia Super Lawyers2009
2006 Georgia Rising Stars Super LawyersGeorgia Super Lawyers2006
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
ShareholderDavis, Matthews & Quigley, P.C.2000 - Present
Senior Assistant District AttorneyFulton County District Attorney's Office2000 - 2000
Assistant Solicitor GeneralCobb County Solicitor General's Office1999 - 2000
Assistant District AttorneyCordele District Attorney's Office1998 - 1999
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionSecretary2010 - Present
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionTreasurer2009 - 2010
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember-at-Large2005 - 2009
State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers DIvision, Family Law CommitteeMember2005 - 2008
State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers DIvision, Family Law CommitteeTreasurer2005 - 2005
State Bar of Georgia, Family Law SectionFamily Law Newsletter, Assistant Editor2004 - 2004
State Bar of Georgia, Family Law SectionMember2000 - Present
Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2000 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1997 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Drake University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Auburn University, AuburnPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Recent Developments in Georgia Family Law Practice for ParalegalsHandling Ethical Issues in Family Law2007
The Impact of Bankruptcy on Dissolution of MarriageImpact of the Automatic Stay on Marital Dissolution2006