OH Baby! Birth Mother Expenses and Adoption in Georgia

Though adoptions may seem simpler than a personal injury case or a bankruptcy, there are still little nuances in the law that are useful to know beforehand and during the process. A private, independent, or direct placement adoption is an adoption arranged between a...

BREAKING: Supreme Court decision on same sex marriage

The Supreme Court has ruled in a plurality 5-4 opinion that same sex marriage is a fundamental Constitutional right, and that the Fourteenth Amendment requires a State to license a marriage between two people of the same sex.  This means all other marriage related...

How to Make Your Judge Hate You.

This started as a post about court room manners and etiquette.  Then it turned into a lecture.  Then I realized that it is Friday and no one likes to be lectured about manners generally, and especially not on a Friday, so I deleted everything and figured I would try...

Welcome

“The first thing we do, let’s kill all the lawyers.” -William Shakespeare, 2 Henry VI, 4.2.59 The world of the law is often as complex and misunderstood as the above words of William Shakespeare.  Those who enter into litigation rarely take their...