I approach family law, divorce and custody issues as problems to be solved, not wars... more
I approach family law, divorce and custody issues as problems to be solved, not wars to be fought. As a mediator, collaborative attorney, guardian ad litem as well as a litigating attorney, I help clients to identify and give voice to their own interests whichever forum they choose to resolve their disputes. These days families with children do not "split up" they reorganize. The more goodwill ... view profile
Elizabeth Swann is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the Birmingham Bar Association... more
Elizabeth Swann is a member of the Alabama State Bar, the Birmingham Bar Association and the Family Law Section of Alabama. Elizabeth is a native of Birmingham, Alabama. She is a graduate of Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in Montgomery, Alabama. Elizabeth attended the University of Alabama and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree. With more than ten years of experience in the... view profile
I have six children ranging in age from 14 to 32. I have one grandbaby. I practice... more
I have six children ranging in age from 14 to 32. I have one grandbaby. I practice law full time with my husband. Our law practice is in the areas of bankruptcy, social security disability, domestic law (divorce, child custody), criminal and general practice, wills and deeds, unlawful detainers, incorporationsand so forth. My motto and my goal in lifeis to make someone else's life easier every ... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.