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Atlanta Paternity Attorneys
We are here to help both individuals and families navigate the complicated world of paternity law. We are devoted to being your trusted advocates and you can rest assured knowing that we will fight for your interests each and every step of the way.
When it comes to your family, there is a lot on the line. Paternity cases are generally extremely emotional and stressful, but you don’t have to go at it alone. One mistake can cause unnecessary heartache, financial strain, and years of lost time. This is why it is so important to work with a highly experienced lawyer who will know the best way to approach your case and your unique situation.
We know how high the stakes are, and we know they can be even higher for some. This is why we have a special focus on helping men who are facing uncertain situations. While we can, and do, provide exceptional service to all of our clients, regardless of their parental or marital status, we know that oftentimes men face even higher adversity when entering family courts. In order to get a favorable outcome in their case, particularly when it comes to paternity situations, men require an attorney who is uniquely experienced as well as passionate about protecting their rights.
The hard truth is the whole process of going to court, facing a judge, and arguing your case is draining - not to mention time-consuming. You are already dealing with what promises to be one of the most stressful periods of your life, teaching yourself the ins and outs of paternity law on top of that is just too much. Attorney Judith Montgomery and the law firm of Atlanta Family and Immigration Law is here to help you navigate this, and give you peace of mind as well as the best outcome possible.
Do I Need an Atlanta Paternity Lawyer?
The fact of the matter is, if you are searching for an Atlanta Paternity Lawyer, you are most likely already dealing with a very stressful situation. Whether that means you are trying to establish paternity, fight a false paternity claim, or any other paternity situation, you need an experienced paternity lawyer on your side. We’re here to help.
We have the experience necessary to understand what you are going through and will work diligently by your side each step of the way to fight for your rights. Some of the paternity law situations we see are:
- Establishing paternity
- Challenging paternity
- Voluntary or formal paternity proceedings
- False paternity claims
It’s Never Too Early (or Too Late!) To Reach out to an Atlanta Paternity Lawyer
An experienced paternity can help no matter what stage of the process you find yourself in. Whether you are just realizing that paternity is in question, or you have already had the tough conversation and you are now in the process of hashing out the details - we’re here to help.
You don’t have to go through this process on your own. We are here to advocate for your rights and the best interests of you and your family. From day one all the way until everything is finalized, we’ll be on your team.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can You Fight a Paternity Test?Depending on the particular situation, yes you can potentially fight a paternity test. There are many different scenarios where a paternity finding can be invalidated, or where a new test can be required. If you are looking to fight an incorrect paternity finding, contact a paternity lawyer right away to discuss your options.
What Happens at a Paternity Hearing?During a paternity hearing, both parties will have the opportunity to testify, as well as present witnesses and submit evidence including a blood or DNA test. Once all of the evidence has been submitted, the court will determine whether there is a case for paternity, or if the case should be dismissed.
What Is Paternity Law?Paternity law deals with legally determining and recognizing a child’s biological father. Any situation where biological paternity is under question (such as requesting a paternity test) would fall under paternity law.
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