Many men and women going through the divorce process feel that they are at a disadvantage or will somehow face prejudice in the court. We will guard against this happening and defend and stand up for your rights.
Do not try to navigate the legal system alone. We are here to help you with...
child custody (time sharing)
father's rights in a dependency action
The divorce rate in America for first marriages.
The divorce rate in America for second marriages.
The divorce rate in America for third marriages.
Georgians were killed by firearms in domestic violence incidents between 2010-2019.
*Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence
of all people that use the court system are not represented by lawyers.
*Court Statistics Project
Our law firm has helped to reduce child support payments for dads by an average of $300/month *
* This figure is based upon a 2020-2021 case average. Results will vary by case and jurisdiction.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
They really cared about my family dynamics, my Mom, while helping me to understand my options inorder to make an informed decisions about what would work best for us.
The Shakhan & Wilkerson Family Law Firm is a very professional and knowledgeable Law Firm. They take time to listen to your issue and develop a great plan of action to serve your needs. They are definitely a Godsend and I appreciate their great work.
They were very kind and compassionate to my needs. Very professional. They dont try to rush things they take their time. They were very patient and listened to everything that I expressed regarding the child custody case. the whole process.
Attorney Chelsea Wilkerson
Chelsea is a Georgia Peach born and raised in the rural south. She graduated with a degree in social work from Georgia State University where she also worked part-time and volunteered in her free time with children.
Chelsea has travelled extensively in Cuba, Europe, and the U.S.; favoring D.C., Destin, and New Orleans.
Chelsea prioritizes self development through reading and writing. She believes that being an attorney is a calling to serve the general public.
Attorney Genghis X. Shakhan
Genghis hails from the Buckeye State. He attended the Ohio State University for undergrad and graduate studies where he majored in post-colonial literature and hoped to become a college professor.
Genghis enjoys spending time with his daughter and reading at least one book a month in his leisure time.
As an attorney he believes that all citizens should have access to justice.
Genghis credits his success to three amazing Black women that always believed in him and his dreams.
Our law firm proudly serves the Metro Atlanta area including Alpharetta, Marietta, Smyrna, Jonesboro, College Park, East Point, Decatur, Hapeville, Union City, Hampton, McDonough, Stone Mountain, Covington, Conyers, Lawrenceville, Douglasville, Fayette County, Henry County, Clayton County, Gwinnett County, Forsyth County, Cherokee County, Fulton County, Cobb County, as well as Lowndes County, Bibb County, Rockdale County, Newton County, Spalding County, Dougherty County, Douglas County, Muscogee County, and Chatham County.
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