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Augusta guardian ad litem program overhauled

...overbilling them in court.The new guidelines ? written by the executive committee of the Augusta Bar Association's Family Law Section ? significantly revise billing, training and professional-conduct policies to provide general oversight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-15/augusta-guardian-ad-li
Take into perspective how well you can see

...divorce attorneys. According to the Web site FindLaw.com, online searches for "divorce" and related phrases such as "family law" and "child custody" jumped 50 percent during this season.Experts say the decision to separate usually begins after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-12/take-perspective-how-well-you
Super District 10 race features incumbent versus political newcomer

...think it's time for a new generation of people on the county commission," said Dial, an attorney who focuses on family law.Dial, a political newcomer, said he's received "positive" feedback from behind the many doors on which he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-16/super-district-10-race-f
These days, divorces can mean getting a cake and eating it, too

...got divorced about 25 years ago, she and my mother went into mourning. Divorce was so embarrassing in those days."Family law attorney Jennifer Paine in Ann Arbor, Michigan, sees the divorce cake as a fresh take on closure."For divorce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-31/these-days-divorces-can-mean-gettin
Milestones

...organization's annual meeting June 6. His firm specializes in general civil litigation, corporate business law and family law. He is a graduate of the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University and WAS admitted to the State Bar of Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-06-24/milestones
Augusta lawyer Ricardo Bravo enjoys helping the underdog

...That was my first lesson on eminent domain and my interest in law."Bravo practices mostly personal injury law, family law and criminal law concentrating on DUIs and felonies. He said he likes helping people rather than corporations."I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-09-08/augusta-lawy
Greenwood prosecutor adjusts to life as a private attorney

...two sides of the same coin. I'm extremely comfortable in doing that. But I've also branched out and am doing some family law and probate and some other things."He said his years of experience trying cases for the state is already assisting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-05-27/greenwood-prosecutor-adjusts-life-p
Everybody Likes Free Stuff

...this Web site is a tremendous resource for a general introduction to the law on a wide variety of topics, such as family law, senior citizen issues and consumer rights. Even better, the site also provides short videos on many of these topics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/gregory-gelpi/2013-11-26/everybod
Legal group drafts law to make child custody rules work better for deployed military parents

...opposed this effort because they argue family law is a states' rights issue.Commission...custody statutes."Turner said family law courts are biased against parents...Attorney Mark Sullivan, who practices family law in North Carolina and is a retired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-07-19/legal-group-drafts-law-make-child-c
Several wonderful lives

...Johnson. But he was appointed to the court in 1980, where he excelled at perhaps the bench's most trying type of case: family law.The reason: his extraordinary feel for people, particularly children ? the same concern that led him to repeatedly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-09-22/several-wonderful-liv