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Margo Barnett Barnett

Divorce and separation Attorney at Elizabethtown, KY

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  • Licensed for 21 years
    State KY
    Acquired 2003
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Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation
    A contested divorce simply means that there are unresolved issues. The areas that must be resolved in a divorce are as follows: Child Custody Child Support Maintenance Equitable Division of Assets and Liabilities

  2. Child support
    Kentucky’s Child Support Worksheets provide the guidelines At a basic level, the worksheet requires both parents to enter their financial information to calculate a reasonable amount of child support. This reasonable amount may be altered up or down.

  3. Child custody
    A family court in Kentucky determines custody based on best interests of the child factors that include the wishes of the parents, the child, and the child’s relationship with each parent as well as with his/her siblings and extended family members.

  4. Family
    Whether it’s a traditional divorce, a military divorce, or an adoption, we listen to our clients to understand their troubles and needs and then defend them in a professional and respectful manner.

  5. Uncontested divorce
    An uncontested divorce means that the parties have come to an agreement regarding all of the four major items related to a divorce: Child Custody Child Support Maintenance Equitable Division of Assets and Liabilities

  6. Adoption
    At Clagett & Barnett, our attorneys have experience handling step parent and second parent adoptions and would be happy to explain the procedure and answer all of your questions, without cost or obligation.

Margo Barnett is a founding partner of Clagett & Barnett, PLLC. She has practiced law in Hardin and surrounding counties since 2003. During that time, she has helped hundreds of clients through some of the most trying times in their lives. Her dedication to developing a personal relationship with each of her clients has led numerous repeat clients over the years.

Margo began her legal career in Elizabethtown working for another law firm. She helped clients with divorce, custody, adoption, domestic violence cases, neglect and abuse cases, and criminal defense and personal injury.

Margo grew up in Frankfort, Kentucky, and completed her undergraduate degree at Murray State University. After living in Nashville for two years working in public relations for Enterprise Rent-A-Car, she attended law school at Northern Kentucky University’s Chase College of Law. She graduated with honors in 2003 and moved to Elizabethtown to begin her legal career.

Margo is an active member in the Elizabethtown community. She is a member of the Hardin County Bar Association; Hardin County Teen Court; and the Parent Education Clinic. She has served on various local charity boards and volunteers regularly at Feeding America and Warm Blessings.

Margo is also a wife and mother, roles which give her the real-life experience to handle many of the issues her clients are facing.

Margo is licensed to practice law in Kentucky.


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Margo Barnett Barnett
Clagett & Barnett, PLLC 2935 Dolphin Dr #102,
Elizabethtown, KY, 42701


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  • Northern Kentucky University
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2003
  • Murray State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1996


  • Hardin County Bar Association
  • 2003 - Present

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Elizabethtown Divorce and separation Lawyer Margo Barnett Barnett
Margo Barnett Barnett
Divorce and separation Attorney
Elizabethtown, KY
Licensed for 21 years
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