I am a mother of two wonderful children who have profoundly changed my perspectives... more
I am a mother of two wonderful children who have profoundly changed my perspectives and reinforcement of my passion for helping parents through divorce situations. I love all types of outdoor activities.
I began practicing family law while still a student in Seton Hall University Law... more
I began practicing family law while still a student in Seton Hall University Law School in New Jersey and found that I loved it. Family law is challenging and each case is very different from the next and presents its own unique issues and strategy. From that first divorce in law school, I have continued to practice family and divorce law exclusively.
My practice focuses on middle to high income divorce, custody, support and other... more
My practice focuses on middle to high income divorce, custody, support and other family law proceedings, with an emphasis on helping my clients through the most difficult transitions in their lives in a cost-effective and beneficial manner that obtains the best result for them and their families. I am an Atlanta Magazine Superlawyers Rising Star in the area of family law, as voted on by oth... view profile
Mr. Tharp practice areas include both business litigation and family law matters.... more
Mr. Tharp practice areas include both business litigation and family law matters. Much like his law partner, Mr. Meriwether, he finds that handling both types of cases provides unique advantages for his clients. His business litigation and small business experience helps provide extensive financial expertise in handling divorces with large, complicated estates. His family law practice helps pro... view profile
Catherine Knight grew up in Atlanta, and she attended The Westminster Schools, alpha-... more
Catherine Knight grew up in Atlanta, and she attended The Westminster Schools, alpha-omega. Catherine graduated cum laude from Princeton University. At Emory University School of Law, where she was a Woodruff Scholar and served on the executive committee of and was published by the Emory Law Journal, Catherine's grades landed her within the top ten students of her class, and she graduated wit... view profile
My firm was founded in 2004 after I left my position as an Associate Magistrate... more
My firm was founded in 2004 after I left my position as an Associate Magistrate Judge of Forsyth County to return to private practice. As a sole practitioner, I can give each client the individual attention that you have come to expect and deserve. I have a varied background encompassing 32 years of legal practice 21 years in Forysth, Georgia and the last 11 years in Cumming, Georgia. I have s... view profile
David I. Schachter has been recognized as one of the premier divorce lawyers in... more
David I. Schachter has been recognized as one of the premier divorce lawyers in Savannah, GA. Mr. Schachter manages the Savannah office of The Schachter Law Firm, LLC. He works extensively in all facets of Divorce Law and Family Law, representing clients in Savannah and throughout Southeast Georgia in a range of matters, including: divorce, dissolution, child custody, child support issues, in... view profile
Some Client testimonials: I have served as a mediator when Denise represented a... more
Some Client testimonials: I have served as a mediator when Denise represented a client in the mediation. She is knowledgeable, prepared, an effective advocate for her client and also understands the benefits of reaching a settlement of the issues through mediation as opposed to the client enduring a more expensive and prolonged battle in court. Denise is an excellent attorney and runs a... 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.