Child Welfare Law Specialist--Certified by the National Association of Counsel for Children (NACC)
Former DCS/DCF Attorney
Child Custody and Juvenile Law Focus
5928 Hixson Pike, Suite A-330
Hixson, TN 37343
I am not currently taking new cases, but call (423) 710-9195 to schedule paid consultations if you need help with a current family law or juvenile law matter or if you wish to schedule a mediation. You can also email me at
Online legal coaching, consultations, and mediations now available!
Due to the pandemic, courts have slowed down tremendously and although more in-person hearings are occuring, masks are required. Courts are also using video methods such as zoom and webex for less complicated hearings. Please keep your families safe and healthy during this time. My office remains open to help you through consultations and mediations by telephone or zoom.
Child Welfare Law Specialist--Certified by the NACC
Former DCS Attorney
Experience you can trust. You can depend on me for a prompt response.
I have been a trial lawyer for 23 years and once you become my client, I will fight hard to get the results you want. I have an active practice in Hamilton County, TN, but can take cases in other counties if needed. The types of cases I handle are varied, and include the following:
As a Child Welfare Law Specialist, I receive regular court appointments as a Guardian ad LItem in Hamilton County Circuit, Chancery and Juvenile Courts. In Tennessee, Guardian ad LItems are court appointed attorneys who advocate for the best interests of children during high conflict cases.
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