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Roswell-based family law firm The Platt Law Firm was established in 2008 and has demonstrated a strong history of success in meeting the legal needs of individuals and families. We have developed a reputation as specialists in family law matters. In 2016, the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, designated the firm at one of the 10 Best Law Firms for Client Satisfaction.

At The Platt Law Firm, we always put our clients first. Family really does matter here, and we understand the challenges our clients face. Reaching the decision to end a marriage is enormously difficult. Suffering with your child when difficulties arise with an IEP can impact every aspect of your life. We recognize that this may be one of the most challenging experiences you will ever face, and our law firm is here to help you navigate the legal system.

Our firm’s attorneys are known and respected for their success in legal work in the areas of family law and special education matters, as well as entertainment law. Rachel Platt was recently recognized as a 2014, 2015, and 2016 Super Lawyer by the Atlanta Magazine. She has held numerous leadership positions for several organizations throughout Atlanta, such as the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) and the Atlanta Legal Aid Society. Ms. Platt continually presents lectures and is a featured speaker at Continuing Education Courses for other Georgia attorneys in the area of family law and special education. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia and the Colorado School of Law and is rated a 10.0 on Avvo.com. Kristin Barnhart also holds numerous leadership positions across the metro-Atlanta area, including presiding as a current board member for the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) and for the Atlanta Council of Younger Lawyers and Women in the Profession sections of the Atlanta Bar Association. She is a graduate of Sewanee: The University of the South and the Charleston School of Law.

Our civil practice includes:

  • Family Law: We help clients with divorce, child custody, property division, spousal support, child support, modification actions, and more. We are Roswell family law attorneys.
  • Special Education Law: We handle all types of litigation concerning Individualized Educational Programs (IEPs) and 504c Plans.
  • Entertainment Law: We provide innovative business and knowledgeable legal advice to individuals and companies in the entertainment industry, with an emphasis on the representation of chefs, restaurateurs, and individuals in the culinary field.
  • Guardian Ad Litem: Attorney Rachel Platt is an experienced Guardian ad Litem. As a guardian, she has attended court hearings, depositions, meetings, mediations, and more. She understands the information that courts are seeking and balances that information based on the best interests of a child.

The law firm serves the following cities and counties: Acworth, Alpharetta, Atlanta, Austell, Canton, Cumming, Duluth, Dunwoody, Johns Creek, Kennesaw, Mableton, Marietta, Roswell, Sandy Springs, Smyrna, and Woodstock, and all metro Atlanta counties, including Cherokee County, Cobb County, DeKalb County, Forsyth County, Fulton County, Gwinnett County, and Henry County.

Contact The Platt Law Firm, conveniently located in Roswell, on Bulloch Avenue, at (404) 255-3434, to get more information on the legal services we provide.

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