Child Custody and Relocation

Child Custody and Relocation

When a parent moves out-of-state, there can be significant conflict over what the custody and parenting time schedule will be going forward. In determining custody in a relocation case, Georgia courts focus on the child’s best interests, which is the same standard in...
What Happens in a Family Law Trial?

What Happens in a Family Law Trial?

Whether you are seeking a divorce or litigating over custody and child support, the thought of going to trial can be stressful. The good news is that the vast majority of family law cases settle at some point prior to trial. However, if parties are not willing to...
How is Child Support Calculated in Georgia?

How is Child Support Calculated in Georgia?

For most people, child support makes a substantial difference to their budget and planning, yet it can be hard to predict how much child support you will get if you do not know how Georgia courts calculate child support. Child support is based on a formula, but it is...
Keeping Family Law Costs Down

Keeping Family Law Costs Down

Quality legal representation can be expensive. Lawyers typically bill for their time, so the more work your case takes, the higher the legal fees will be. But this does not mean that you cannot save yourself some expenses associated with your case. Porchlight has a...
The Benefits of Therapy During Divorce

The Benefits of Therapy During Divorce

The process of separating or divorcing from your partner can be challenging and emotional – both in facing the end of a relationship and in dealing with the legal process that comes with it. But you do not have to go through it alone. While finding an attorney...