Deborah Anice Swofford joined Miles Hansford Tallant, LLC in August, 2016. Ms. Swofford’s primary practice areas include family law, corporate law, and business litigation.
In 2009, Ms. Swofford Graduated from Georgia Southern University and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude. While attending Georgia Southern University, Ms. Swofford was engaged in campus wide leadership. As a result of her successful leadership, Ms. Swofford was recruited to participate in leadership training and consulting through the Georgia Southern INSPIRE Leadership Team. In that role, Ms. Swofford was responsible for the leadership development of college and high school students.
Following graduation from Georgia Southern, Ms. Swofford attended the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. In law school, Ms. Swofford was actively involved in the Association of Women Lawyers. Ms. Swofford was also inducted into Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society. Ms. Swofford graduated in May, 2012 and was admitted to the Georgia State Bar in November, 2012.
In addition to legal practice, Ms. Swofford is actively engaged in the community. Ms. Swofford has served on the following boards: the Forsyth County Junior Service League (President) and the Rotary Club of Alpharetta (Meeting Service Director). Ms. Swofford is also an active participant in the Atlanta Track Club, United States Tennis Association, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Team in Training.
Ms. Swofford is admitted to practice in Georgia State and Superiors Courts, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, and in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
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Deborah is a dedicated and determined advocate for her clients. She takes a smart approach to litigation. she knows when to be aggressive and she knows when to be collaborative. If you work with Deborah you know you will have thoughtful and thorough representation.
|GA||Active Member in Good Standing||2012||02/04/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Advanced Legal Writing Program Certificate||Mercer University School of Law||2012|
|Associate Attorney||Miles, Hansford, & Tallant, LLC||2016 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||The Law Offices of Kevin J. McDonough, P.C.||2012 - 2016|
|Law Clerk||The Kalka Law Firm||2011 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Alpharetta Rotary Club||N/A||2016 - Present|
|Forsyth County Bar Association||Family Law Section||2014 - Present|
|Leukemia and Lymphoma Society||Team in Training||2013 - Present|
|Forsyth County Junior Service League||Fundraising Chair||2012 - Present|
|Forsyth County Bar Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Cumming-Forsyth Chamber of Commerce||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce||N/A||2012 - Present|
|KJMfirm Blog||“No Gossip Policy” found Unlawful by National Labor Relations Board||2014|
|KJMfirm Blog||Make Sure you are an Ethical, Fair, and Lawful Manager||2013|
|KJMfirm blog||The UCC and Financial Contracts||2013|
|KJMfirm Blog||Human Resources Considerations for Every Employer||2013|
|Mercer University - Walter F. George School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|Georgia Southern University||Philosophy||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|