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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: My rights were terminated about 2 and half years ago! Is it possible that I can reinstate my parental rights
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 16, 2019

No, I'm sorry, but that's not going to be possible. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: What % do you pay on attorney's fees in ga?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 14, 2019

Every attorney charges different fees. You should contact a few and see what their fees are for the services you need assistance with. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: Can cps remove a child and give it to the person who called them, when that person has absolutely no blood relation?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 10, 2019

CPS has reasons for why they remove children and for why they place the children with particular people. Without knowing the facts of your case in detail it's difficult to provide guidance on it. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: I have been separated for 14 years do I need to file a divorce

I have been separated for 15 years. When seeking a divorce his previous wife contracted me and to inform me that they were never divorced. Their marriage license is still valid in NYC. I married him in Columbia, SC. What should I do?

How do I get a divorce so I can get married to someone... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 10, 2019

You will still need to legally address the marriage before you can go on to get married to someone else. Consult with an attorney who can review the facts of the case and present you with the options. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: Parental rights

In the state of ga if I sign my rights away will I still have to pay child support ? I am court ordered to pay now .We have not did a legitimization yet and she will not let me see my daughter but she wants me some rights away ...

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 8, 2019

You will still have to pay child support unless she is legally adopted by a stepfather. If you go through the legitimation process you will have legal rights to her and be able to visit her. You may want to consult with an attorney about filing for legitimation. This is not up to the mother, as... Read more »

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: Parenteau rights

In the state of Georgia if I sign my parents all rights away well I still have to pay child support I am court ordered to pay but my daughter is not legitimize so I don’t get to see her in the mother wants me to sign my rights away

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 8, 2019

You will still have to pay child support unless she is legally adopted by a stepfather. If you go through the legitimation process you will have legal rights to her and be able to visit her. You may want to consult with an attorney about filing for legitimation. This is not up to the mother, as... Read more »

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: If I have temporary custody of 3 grandchildren and the 4 was just born and dfcs took custody of the 4th will i get him?

Dad is in a boot camp mom is unfit Dad wants him to live with me also

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 7, 2019

I agree with my colleague, there is a good chance that you will, as long as DFCS is satisfied with your ability to care for the children. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Q: Enforcing order, Grprt have kids I'm suppose to get calls everyday, dont answer. They lied to dfcs to get custody of the

When they do answer they claim the kids dont wanna talk to me and are scared of me. I've never showed anything but love towards my children and when they left my possession they very much didnt want to go, it was hard. Within a week they had my kids saying hurtful things to me and being rude... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 7, 2019

I agree with my colleague, your best option at this point is to consult with an attorney who can help you with the next steps. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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3 Answers | Asked in Child Support and Divorce for Georgia on
Q: im looking to get a divorce she has a son that i didnt adopt but changed his last name how would that affect me

we have been married since 12-30-17 got a house,cars aswell but main concern is her son since he is not mine if i have to pay child for her child that is already getting child support

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 7, 2019

I agree with my colleagues, if the child is not legally yours you will not be ordered to pay child support. You should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: My ex-husband divorced me by public notice. Search aff. Not included. I was never served but he knew my add,phn#, and I.

He did this as a dirty move bc I was the house wife and he was the big breadwinner. And his attempt to avoid to pay me anything. I moved to hide from him 3 hours away.. (previous attempt iwas stalked) .. he removed me from joint checking account and other Marital assets. I had no idea this was... Read more »

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Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 4, 2019

I am sorry you are going through this. I agree with my colleague, if you have evidence that can prove the did this then you should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action to remedy it. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: In Ga, what’s the law regarding kids being questioned at school by police/DFACS? Right to be notified after?
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 3, 2019

Yes, as my colleague as pointed out, they can legally be questioned without prior notification. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Domestic Violence and Juvenile Law for Georgia on
Q: How many days is a 15 year old reported runaway considered disappeared/missing???

My 15 year old cousins mom filed a runaway report on September 26. We the family yet have to believe she had to do something with his disappearance but police wont do anything because she filed the report as a runaway..

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 3, 2019

There is no particular number of days, but there must be something that is making them feel it's a runaway situation. You may want to reach out to them again and inquire about why it's being treated as a runaway case if the family feels otherwise. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Estate Planning, Family Law, Real Estate Law and Probate for Georgia on
Q: Is it standard procedure for Judge to assign an ad litem when moving to appoint a new conservator of minor's estate?

My niece (a minor) has an estate from my brother's wrongful death. Court named my dad as Trustee, and her mother as Conservator in 2007. Fast forward, mother lost parental rights 2014. Trustee been handling property last several years alone. Mother voluntarily withdraws as conservator 2019 to avoid... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 3, 2019

I agree with my colleague, this is not unusual considering the circumstances. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Q: Is it worth getting a modification to take my 18 yr old off child support when I have another 16 yrs old
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 3, 2019

It really depends on the circumstances. You may want to consult with an attorney who can review the facts in detail and provide you with guidance. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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3 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Q: divorce/child support/custody

my son is in jail currently in douglas cty georgia, his wife served him with divorce papers in jail, asking for child support, him to cover all insurance (medical, dental, life) and him to pay anything not covered by insurance, but also saying she wants him to agree to zero contact with the child .... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 3, 2019

He will need to respond. Many attorneys accept credit card payments, which helps to make it more affordable. You can also try calling the state bar to see if there are any pro bono attorneys who could take his case. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law, Real Estate Law and Probate for Georgia on
Q: If my spouse and I purchased a home while married, however separated but not legally, my name is not on the loan or deed

And my spouse dies before divorce, am I responsible for property?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 2, 2019

The house is considered marital asset, regardless of which person's name it is in. Once you legally divorce marital asset will be divided, with the judge making the decisions after reviewing the facts of the case. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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3 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Civil Rights for Georgia on
Q: What do I file to get all evidence to the judge for her to look over before the trial, or do I just need to make copies
Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Oct 2, 2019

Yes, you need to make copies. You should really be working with an attorney to ensure that everything is properly handled. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Q: Divorce question for a stay at home mom of 4 been married for 12 years. We have been caring for MIL for last 2 years.

My husband doesn’t have a paying job we just care for his mother. She mortgaged a home for us and bought us cars for caring for her. 6mo ago she moved into assisted living and now my husband doesn’t work and neither does our marriage. He wants me to move out and go back to my parents house and... Read more »

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 30, 2019

No, he cannot kick you out. You should consult with an attorney right away who can help you with this. You do have options, but you need to consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case in detail in order to explain what your options are and help you plan the proper course of... Read more »

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2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Q: How can my ex file a Order Scheduling Mediation when he hasnt even had a court hearing to be legitimized?

Also, has filed a Temporary Hearing Order for Legitimization in a county that me nor my childern have lived?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 30, 2019

I agree with my colleague, you should consult with the attorney who can review the case and provide you with guidance for your situation. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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4 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Family Law and Immigration Law for Georgia on
Q: Divorcing (found husband texting inappropriately) with an open i175 immigration case, what type of lawyer needed?

Both?

Homer P Jordan IV
Homer P Jordan IV answered on Sep 30, 2019

If you are ready to file for a divorce you should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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