Steven P. Shewmaker

Steven P. Shewmaker

Family Law Attorney

Atlanta, GA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

English , Spanish

Answers and Advice

284 questions answered.

About Me

After twenty-two years of service in the United States Army, I bring an Army Officer's no nonsense approach to the practice of law.  I take to heart that people hire an attorney to represent their interests by identifying the critical issues, explaining them in plain language and working hard to acheive the best possible results.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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"Choose your superheroes WISELY…" Shewmaker & Shewmaker=THE DREAM TEAM-Don't waste your time, or money anywhere else!

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client about 1 month ago.

I will start by saying if you're looking for an attorney who is outright, in-your-face-honest, and to the point…this your guy. If you want any chance...

Smooth Operator

Posted by: Joanna 4 months ago.

I hired Steve Shewmaker in January 2014 when it became clear that I needed a lawyer who had military experience and knew "the system" to help...
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Endorsements

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Aisha Blanchard Collins
Aisha Collins

Atlanta, GA

7 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Steve Shewmaker is one of my hardest working colleagues in the field. He is honest, intelligent, and thorough. Steve also pursues his cases with a...
John M O'Brien
John O'Brien

Elk Grove, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend him to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the...
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Résumé

License

2006 License Status: Active Member in Good Standing for the state of Georgia.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/26/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2009

Lynch & Shewmaker LLC

Education

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2005 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Georgia State University

Awards

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2009 Honor Graduate - Judge Advocate Officer's Advanced Course

United States Army Judge Advocate General's Legal Center and School

Associations

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2011- present Treasurer

DeKalb Family Law Section


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Portfolio

Publications

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2011 "The GI Bill Jumps into the Family Law Pool"

Family Law Institute CLE - 2011

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Military Pension Division in Divorce

at Military and Veterans Section Spring CLE: "It's a Family Affiar"

2013 Division of Military Pensions in Divorce

at Family Law: Advanced Issues

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