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Emily S. Bair

Emily S. Bair

Practice areas:

Family, Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Child Support, Arbitration

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1976

  1. Family: 50%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 15%
  3. Child Custody: 15%
  4. Arbitration: 10%
  5. Child Support: 10%



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Judith M. Becker

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Emily ("Sandy") Bair for over 30 years. I recently recommended her to represent one of the most important people in my world --- my own child --- in a hotly contested divorce and child custody matter. She did an incredible job--- kept her head when all about her were losing theirs, and produced an amazingly just result in a reasonable period of time. Calm, competent, and expert in what she does. One cannot ask for more. I would refer any client of mine in the Atlanta area to her, knowing that client would be in good hands.


    Judith Becker Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Herbert Ira Ellis

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Herbert Ellis Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

Emily S. Bair & Associates, P.C.

6100 Lake Forrest Drive Suite 480
Atlanta, GA, 30328



GAActive Member in Good Standing 197608/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerEmily S. Bair & Associates, P.C.2001 - Present
PartnerAltman, Kritzer & Levick P.C.1990 - 2001
PartnerHurt Richardson, Garner, Todd & Cadenhead1976 - 1989


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Georgia Commission on Dispute ResolutionMember by Appointment of Supreme Court2010 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaBoard of Governors2009 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers ( Georgia Chapter)President2003 - 2005
Family Law Section, State Bar of GeorgiaChairman2002 - 2003
Atlanta Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMemberN/A
Cobb County Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Halpern v. HalpernClient's family business stock declared his non-marital property

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory School of Law, Atlanta, GeorgiaLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Smith College, Northhampton, MassachusettsHistory and EconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1968

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Ga. AAML FAmily Law SeminarMullin v. Roy, Can of Worms?2010