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Coleman Legal Group, LLC handles cases in the following cities and communities: Atlanta, Alpharetta, Roswell, Johns Creek, Milton, Cumming, Marietta, Sandy Springs, Woodstock, Kennesaw, Gainseville, Norcross, Lawrenceville, Midtown, Inman Park, Duluth, Buckhead, Dunwoody, Vinings and Smyrna.
Our Georgia attorneys frequently handle cases for clients residing in the following counties: Fulton, Gwinnett, Forsyth, Cobb, DeKalb, Henry, Cherokee, Douglas, Carroll, Coweta, Paulding, Bartow, Hall, Barrow, Walton, Newton, Rockdale, Henry, Spalding, Fayette and Clayton.
Coleman Legal Group, LLC’s Georgia lawyers practice in the areas of Divorce, Family Law, Estates, Wills, Trusts, Probate, Bankruptcy, Business Law and Immigration. We have offices conveniently located at:
North Point Park
5755 North Point Parkway
Alpharetta, GA 30022
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1200 Abernathy Road
Northpark Town Center
Atlanta, GA 30328
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11555 Medlock Bridge Rd
Johns Creek, GA 30097
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125 TownPark Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144
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There are many misconceptions when it comes to filing for bankruptcy. Myths circulate many legal procedures primarily due to unfamiliarity with complex laws and circulating stories of individuals who suffered an unexpected large due to poor legal advice by their bankruptcy attorney. In reality, filing for bankruptcy does not have as many negative legal consequences as many naysayers would have the public believe. Currently, it is estimated that somewhere between 1.21 to 1.25 million Americans will file bankruptcy this year and that the...read more
How Will My Spouse’s Bankruptcy Affect My Divorce? If your spouse files for bankruptcy in the middle of your divorce case, then your divorce case is usually “stayed” or temporarily stopped by the bankruptcy court. The bankruptcy court does this because the assets and joint marital property then become part of the bankruptcy proceeding. This means that once a bankruptcy is filed it will temporarily prevent the property from being divided during the divorce. Therefore the bankruptcy will stop all collection activities and the disposition...read more
What is a Bankruptcy Reaffirmation? Legally, “a bankruptcy reaffirmation agreement under federal statutes refers to an agreement made between a creditor and the debtor that waives discharge of a debt that would otherwise be discharged in the pending bankruptcy proceeding. A properly executed, timely filed reaffirmation agreement modifies the discharge such that it is rendered inoperable against the debt.” In more simple terms, you are able to reaffirm for the debt to remain after the bankruptcy is over in order to maintain the property...read more
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Fathers going through divorce frequently report to us that the process is much more stressful and complicated than they first anticipated. This is due the the court’s stritct requirements that a detailed parenting plan and child support worksheet and addendum be filed with the court, with a supporting domestic relations financial affidavit. Once you add this to mixture of emotions and trying to the best father possible, things can get really hard for when you are also working many hours to support your family. However, there are ways...read more
If you own a small business, there is the possibility that you have accumulated a significant amount of business related debt. If your personal or business debt ever starts to grow so much that you feel like there is no way out, consider the possibility of filing for bankruptcy. Many people believe that filing for bankruptcy is the beginning of the end of being in business. However, the reality is that bankruptcy law were created by the U.S. Congress to be used by honest people in the midst of unfortunate financial situations. Bankruptcy is...read more
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