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QUITCLAIM DEEDS

Posted by Doug Lewis | Mar 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

QuitClaim Deeds are required in some divorce cases to transfer the interest in a marital residence from one party to the other party. The QuitClaim Deed is filed with the Gwinnett County Superior Court located at the Gwinnett County courthouse at 75 Langley Drive, Lawrenceville, Georgia, if the marital residence is located in Gwinnett County.

Georgia Legitimation Law Has Changed (2016)

Posted by Doug Lewis | Jul 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Administrative Acknowledgment of Legitimation Has Been Repealed in Georgia Effective July 1, 2016, there will no longer be Acknowledgment of Legitimation form available that the parents of a child born out of wedlock can sign to indicate their consent that the child may be legitimated.  Prior to...

7 Top Reasons to Legally Change Your Name

Posted by Doug Lewis | Feb 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gwinnett County Name Changes - 7 Top Reasons to Change Your Name. There are many situations and life events that may cause you to consider legally changing your name.  Below are seven (7) popular reasons to change your name: Change your name so that it appears the same on all of your important legal documents...

Transfer of Child Custody Case To Gwinnett Juvenile Court

Posted by Doug Lewis | Jan 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Some cases filed in Gwinnett County Superior Court involving contested child custody and visitation issues are transferred to Gwinnett County Juvenile Court. When a divorce, legitimation, paternity or custody case is transferred to Gwinnett Juvenile Court the case will be assigned to one of three Gwinnett Juvenile Court judges. The first court appearance that is usually scheduled will be a Pre-Trial Conference with the assigned judge.

Gwinnett Juvenile Court

Posted by Doug Lewis | Jan 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Gwinnett Juvenile Court is on the Third Floor of the Gwinnett County Juvenile and Recorder's Court Building located at 115 Stone Mountain Street, Lawrenceville, Georgia. Gwinnett Juvenile Court handles deprived, unruly and delinquent children cases as well as some criminal and custody/divorce matters.

LAWRENCEVILLE MUNICIPAL COURT

Posted by Doug Lewis | Sep 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

LAWRENCEVILLE MUNICIPAL COURT  The Lawrenceville Municipal Court is located at 70 S. Clayton Street, Lawrenceville, Georgia.  The Municipal Court is located in the Lawrenceville City Hall.  Parking and entry to the Lawrenceville Municipal Court is on the left side of the City Hall Buildi...

Georgia’s Medical Marijuana Law and Child Custody

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

This is the first post in a series that will discuss the possible effect of Georgia's new medical marijuana law on divorce and child custody in the State of Georgia.  This first post will generally discuss Georgia's new medical marijuana law. Georgia's New Medical Marijuana Law The Georgia stat...

Joint Legal Custody – The Norm in Gwinnett Divorces

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Joint Legal Custody is the Standard in Gwinnett County Divorce Cases In the vast majority of divorce cases filed in Gwinnett County that involve minor children, the judge will order that both parents have Joint Legal Custody of the minor children. Joint Legal Custody is not the same as Joint Ph...

Uncontested vs. Contested Gwinnett Divorce Cases

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

This is the first post in a series that will discuss the difference between uncontested and contested divorce cases filed in Gwinnett County Superior Court and the different types of uncontested and contested divorce cases. Every Gwinnett divorce case is either contested or uncontested An uncon...

10 Steps to Gwinnett County Divorce Process

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Gwinnett County Divorce – What is the Divorce Process in Gwinnett County?  Douglas W. Lewis, Lawrenceville Divorce Attorney – serving Gwinnett County and the metro-Atlanta area in Divorce, Family Law, Legitimation, Paternity, Modification, Contempt and Custody cases. 10 Steps to the Gwinnett C...

Gwinnett Divorce | Court Costs in Uncontested Divorce Case

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

What are the Court Costs in an Uncontested Gwinnett County Divorce Case? Douglas W. Lewis, Lawrenceville Divorce Attorney – serving Gwinnett County and the metro-Atlanta area in Divorce, Family Law, Legitimation, Paternity, Modification, Contempt and Custody cases. Court Costs in an Unconteste...

Gwinnett Divorce | Who gets the Dependency Exemption

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a Gwinnett County Divorce Case who gets the Child Dependency Exemption? Douglas W. Lewis, Lawrenceville Divorce Attorney – serving Gwinnett County and the metro-Atlanta area in Divorce, Family Law, Legitimation, Paternity, Modification, Contempt and Custody cases. Child Dependency Exemption...

Lawrenceville Legitimation – How to File in Gwinnett County

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

LAWRENCEVILLE LEGITIMATION ATTORNEY – HOW TO FILE A LEGITIMATION CASE IN GWINNETT COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT – DOUGLAS W. LEWIS, ESQ. Douglas W. Lewis, Lawrenceville Legitimation Attorney – serving Gwinnett County and the metro-Atlanta area in Divorce, Family Law, Legitimation, Paternity, Modificati...

Gwinnett Legitimation – Court Hearing

Posted by Doug Lewis | Apr 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Douglas W. Lewis, Lawrenceville Legitimation Attorney – serving Gwinnett County in Legitimation, Paternity, Divorce, Custody, Modification, Contempt, and Family Law cases GWINNETT LEGITIMATION ATTORNEY – 11 ESSENTIAL THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT LEGITIMATION IN GEORGIA COURT HEARING This is th...

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