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Nicol Joy Hanyard

About me

Hanyard Law Office was established in 1995.  Ms. Hanyard is a solo practitioner with a focus on personal injury and family law matters.  Ms. Hanyard graduated from Georgia State University College of Law in 1995.  Over the years, Attorney Hanyard has successfully handled numerous family law matters and injury claims, seeking to recover the maximum compensation and most favorable outcome for her clients.  


Born and raised in Dallas, Texas, Ms. Hanyard relocated to Georgia where she attended Spelman College and graduated with honors in 1991.  She then attended law school at Georgia State University and graduated law school in 1995. 


Ms. Hanyard was admitted to the Georgia State Bar and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia in 1995.


Professional Affiliations:

American Bar Association

Member of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia

Member of the Tort and Insurance Section of the State Bar of Georgia


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 50%
  2. Personal Injury: 50%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Ryan P. Reavis

    Nicol is a great lawyer and equally impressive human being. Her faith and love for her clients undergird her practice. She is trustworthy and just and a blessing to the Georgia bar.


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Contact info

Hanyard Law Office

3525 Piedmont Road
Suite 200, Bldg. 7
Atlanta, GA, 30305


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199507/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 4.9 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2015
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2015
Cert. of Appreciation/ Prof. Practice Area Group ChairpersonGate City Bar Association1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PresidentHanyard Law Office1995 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gate City BarMember2013 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember1995 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Spelman CollegeEnglish and Fine ArtsBA - Bachelor of Arts1991
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Single Parent AcademyChild Support and other Family law matters2013
Brown Mackie College Student ForumThe value of Paralegals in Family Law2012