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William Murrey Ordway

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Family, Alimony, Marriage & Prenuptials

About Me

Former U.S. Army Officer;


Instructor, Emory Law School Trial Advocacy Program;


Featured with clients on The Oprah Winfrey Show; WSB-TV, Atlanta; WXIA-TV, Atlanta; and WLS-TV, Chicago 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
    22 years
  2. Child Custody: 10%
    22 years
  3. Marriage & Prenuptials: 5%
    22 years
  4. Alimony: 5%
    22 years
  5. Family: 5%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Jodie E. Rosser

    I endorse this lawyer. William has been recognized as a Georgia Super Lawyer from 2009 through 2014 by Super Lawyers Magazine and Atlanta Magazine. He is an experienced and knowledgeable trial attorney, specializing in divorce and family law cases.

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  • Emily Su-Hwa Yu

    I strongly endorse Bill Ordway. He is an extremely knowledgeable and experienced attorney in family law and is well respected within the legal community. I highly recommend Bill for any family law matter.

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    Emily Yu Divorce & Separation Attorney
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Contact Info

ORDWAY LAW GROUP, LLC

Two Ravinia Drive
Suite 1705
Atlanta, GA, 30346

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199308/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2014
"Legal Elite"Georgia Trend Magazine2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2013
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2012
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2011
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2010
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2009
American Jurisprudence AwardEmory Law SchoolN/A
Moffett-Henderson AwardEmory Law SchoolN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerORDWAY LAW GROUP, LLC2010 - Present
PartnerORDWAY & deANDRADE, LLC2007 - 2010
PresidentWilliam M. Ordway, P.C.1995 - 2007

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar AssociationFamily Law SectionN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaFamily Law SectionN/A
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationFamily Law SectionN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Rolle v. HarveyN/A
Battersby v. Boyer, et al.N/A
American Honda Motor Company v. Boyer, et al.N/A

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Vanderbilt UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1974

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
JudgeMoot Court Team2010
Emory Law Student LunchFamily Law Practice Experience2010
Careers in Family LawPanelist2010
Trial Advocacy ProgramInstructor2008