Family Law

Ms. McCarthy finds representing families incredibly rewarding and satisfying. Although, family law can be one of the most emotionally challenging areas of the law, Ms. McCarthy believes that helping to find common ground and workable solutions often brings her client’s satisfaction, comfort, and long term happiness. Ms. McCarthy always approaches her cases with the utmost compassion and sensitivity. While many of the issues are multifaceted and complex, Ms. McCarthy strives to find workable solutions for families that reduce the need for expensive litigation. Nevertheless, if opposing attorneys are unnecessarily aggressive, adversarial and self-motivated, Ms. McCarthy proves to be a passionate and tenacious litigator who refuses to allow her clients to be intimidated by the litigation process.

Her specialties include:

  • Divorce
  • Alimony
  • Paternity and Legitimation
  • Child support
  • Modifications
  • Contempt
  • Family Violence actions
  • Prenuptial, antenuptial, and separation agreements
  • Separation

She is also an advocate for children’s rights and practices in many surrounding metro-Atlanta counties including: Forsyth, Fulton, Hall, Dawson, Cherokee, Cobb, Gwinnett, Lumpkin, Dekalb, Athens-Clarke, Henry, Coweta, Haralson, Douglas.