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Wayne Allen Morrison

Family Attorney at Atlanta, GA

5.0   2 reviews
  • Licensed for 27 years
    State GA
    Acquired 1996
    Active Member in Good Standing No misconduct found

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I represent clients in all aspects of family law, including Pre and Post - Nuptial Agreements, Divorces, Modification Actions and Contempt Actions. I am a member of the Family Law Sections of the State Bar of Georgia, the Atlanta Bar, and the Cobb County Bar Association where I served as President. I  frequently lecture at family law seminars.

Law & Politics and Atlanta Magazine recognizes me as a “Super Lawyer” in the area of Family Law.  I have  an AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ and a “10-Superb” rating in .  I represent clients in all of the Greater Atlanta Metropolitan Counties including: Cobb, Fulton, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Forsyth and Cherokee counties.


I earned a B.S. in Finance from Virginia Tech in 1989 and received my J.D. from the University of Georgia in 1996. Prior to attending law school, I was a Financial Analyst for a Fortune 500 company preparing, analyzing, and auditing financial statements. This experience enhances my ability to comprehend complex business valuations and to understand tracing of comingled funds.



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Centennial Tower
101 Marietta Street, Suite 3500
Atlanta, GA, 30303
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5605 Glenridge, Drive, Suite 840
Atlanta, GA, 30342
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Posted by anonymous | June 24, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Highly Recommend
Wayne excelled in legally caring for me and my children during an extremely difficult time in our lives. He never approached our case with his own legal agenda, but wisely and carefully sought to understand our particular needs, issues, and desires. Wayne went far above and beyond to masterfully work with all involved in order to protect my children and me and to secure provision for our future. It was clear every step of the way that we were not just another legal case for Wayne, but that he genuinely cared for me and my children. His expertise, wise counsel, and authentic concern for our family was invaluable. He helped us to walk through a very difficult time in our lives with legal discernment and victory. I would recommend Wayne to anyone. He is a lawyer who is trustworthy, honorable, and very skilled.
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Posted by anonymous | June 20, 2016
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| Hired Attorney
Highly recommend Wayne
Wayne went above and beyond the call of duty to help me do what was right for me and my children during such a turbulent time. I had a previous lawyer before hiring Wayne and I felt like they were managing their own agenda and not what was right for me, my family and my budget.


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  • University of Georgia School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1996
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1989


  • Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law American Inn of Court
  • Barrister, Program Chair
  • 2010 - Present
  • Lawyers Club of Atlanta
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • Cobb County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2003 - Present
  • State Bar of Georgia
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Atlanta Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Honors and Awards

  • Legal Elite
  • Georgia Trend Magazine
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer- Family Law
  • Law & Politics and Atlanta Magazine
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer - Family Law
  • Law & Politics and Atlanta Magazine
  • 2009
  • Super Lawyer - Family Law
  • Law & Politics and Atlanta Magazine
  • 2008
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  • The Mortmain; The Official Publication of the Atlanta Bar Association Estate Planning and Probat Section
  • Considering Divorce When Preparing an Estate Plan
  • 2016

Speaking Engagements

  • Complex Assets in Divorce
  • Working with a Forensic Accountant /Business Valuation Expert
  • 2015
  • Georgia Family Law Institute
  • Your Case Removed to Juvenile Court - Now What?
  • 2014
  • Cobb County Bar Association Family Law Section CLE
  • Taxes and Family Law
  • 2013
  • Nuts And Bolts Of Family Law
  • How a financial Valuator Helps Your Case
  • 2012
  • Family Law Updates And Practice Pointers
  • Discovery
  • 2012
  • Advanced Issues in Custody and Support
  • Custody and Parenting Plans in Detail
  • 2011
  • 2011 Cobb county Bar Association Family Law Section Annual CLE Seminar
  • The New Georgia / Federal Rules of Evidence
  • 2011
  • Middle Income Divorce Seminar
  • Alimony: Factors For Each Court and Each Client to Consider
  • 2010
  • Family Law: Updates and Practice Pointers for 2010
  • Recent Developments In Family Law
  • 2010
  • Divorce Law Guide A to Z
  • Tips and Techniques for Case Assessment and Vital First Steps
  • 2010
  • Cobb County Bar Association Family Law Section CLE
  • Can of Worms? Reconciling Lerch v. Lerch and Coe v. Coe
  • 2010
  • Nuts & Bolts of Family Law
  • Should I Stay or Should I Go: Jurisdiction, Venue and the UCCJEA
  • 2008
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (3)
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Family Attorney | Jun 10
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have worked with Wayne when some of my clients had legal matters that involved family-law issues. I found Wayne to be very professional and detail oriented, both of which are important when dealing with legal problems. Wayne also has a great deal of empathy for his clients. I have referred others to Wayne when they needed help with family-law matters. Wayne is an excellent attorney."
Family Attorney | Jun 09
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Wayne is a skilled and talented advocate for his client who obtains the best results possible for his clients through his hard work and knowledge of the law."
Family Attorney | Jun 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"My practice is limited exclusively to family law and I work with many family law lawyers in the metro Atlanta market. I have had the privilege of working with and against Wayne on previous occasions and he is unequivocally one of the best family law attorneys I have encountered. His reputation among the bench is bar is impeccable and he has the experience, knowledge, and insight to effectively represent clients in a variety of difficult situations. I highly recommend his services to the community and in fact at times call him myself to seek advice when dealing with a particularly challenging case."
Family Attorney | Jun 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Wayne Morrison is a highly skilled attorney. I have had several cases against him, and he does an outstanding job in all facets of his representation of his clients including litigation and settlement discussions. He is ethical, extremely intelligent, and achieves great results for his clients."
Family Attorney | Oct 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Wayne. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Apr 27
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I highly endorse this lawyer's work. Mr. Morrison is an extremely effective and professional lawyer and is a pleasure to work with."
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Atlanta Family Lawyer Wayne Allen Morrison
Wayne Allen Morrison
Family Attorney
Atlanta, GA
Licensed for 27 years