Keon Family Law

The incorporation of a property settlement agreement into a final decree of divorce does not always provide clarity and finality regarding the parties’ issues. Through oversight, lack of communication, or poor drafting, a settlement agreement’s provisions may not accurately or fully reflect the...

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When courts divvy up marital assets in a divorce, they often face issues regarding whether to classify real estate either as marital property or separate property. The issue becomes critical because a court’s final decree of divorce divides all marital assets between the parties in a manner that...

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Adultery not only ruins marriages, but it also has legal significance in divorce.

Adultery by either spouse during the marriage creates fault grounds for a total divorce under Georgia law.(1) Adultery in that context is defined as sexual intercourse with a person of either sex other than one’s...

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A significant decision was handed down by the Supreme Court of Georgia on June 5, 2017, in a case we tried in which the husband transferred $3.2 million of marital assets into two irrevocable trusts without his wife’s knowledge or consent. You can watch the Supreme Court Oral Arguments in their...

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James Kane with Kane Law, LLC recently wrote an article for Leimberg Information Services regarding a case we tried in which the husband transferred $3.2 million of marital assets into two irrevocable trusts without his wife’s knowledge or consent. Click HERE to view his blog post and newsletter...

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