Family law cases are often fraught with emotion. Georgians who have been through divorces, child custody cases or other family legal issues want what's best for everyone involved, but often the end result is a nasty dispute. While some cases go to court, these are the exception. In reality, most family law cases are settled outside of the courtroom.
Fathers' rights is becoming a popular issue in the United States as men fight for the same parental benefits as women. More and more dads stay home to care for their children while moms work. As a whole, fathers are becoming more involved in the lives of their children. So, when Atlanta parents divorce or split up, it is sometimes the men who are awarded child custody. Fathers' rights may affect some men negatively, however, as they are sometimes wrongfully accused of being a child's biological parent. Read on to learn more about these types of paternity issues and how a lawyer can help resolve them.