Mr. Samuel E. Thomas

Mr. Samuel E. Thomas

Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas
  • Divorce, Family Law, Juvenile Law...
  • Georgia
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Summary

A life-long resident of Athens, Georgia, Samuel E. Thomas is a 2010 graduate of the University of Georgia with a B.A. in Political Science. He is also a 2012 graduate of the University of Alabama School of Law in Tuscaloosa. He was admitted into the practice of law in June of 2013. Samuel E. Thomas is a fourth generation small business owner in the Athens, Georgia area. He is admitted to all State and Superior Courts throughout the state of Georgia along with the Georgia Court of Appeals and Supreme Court of Georgia.

Mr. Thomas is the Current Vice-Chair of the Alimony Committee of the American Bar Association Family Law Section working with top family lawyers from across the United States.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Juvenile Law
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Traffic Tickets
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, MasterCard
  • Contingent Fees
    on Personal Injury cases.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Retainer varies on the complexity of your case. Call for details!
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Partner
Classic City Legal
- Current
Owner
Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas
- Current
Associate
Timmons, Warnes, & Mercer LLP
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Law Clerk
Law Office of Dennis Helmreich
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Education
University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa
J.D. | LAW
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University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
B.A. | Political Science
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Awards
Reader's Choice Awards Finalist
Athens Magazine
Professional Associations
State Bar of Georgia
Member
- Current
Family Law Section of Georgia Bar
Member
- Current
American Bar Association Family Law Section
Member
- Current
Activities: Family Law Section Member
Publications
Articles & Publications
Georgia Divorce Basics
Avvo
Speaking Engagements
UGA Law Family Law Society, Athens, Georgia
The University of Georgia School of Law
Spoke on the daily life of a family law attorney and opportunities for law graduates.
Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Society, Athens, GA
Phi Alpha Delta
Spoke on Family Law Issues
Certifications
Vice Chair of the Alimony Committee
American Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Website
Athens GA Divorce and Child Custody Lawyer
Website
Athens GA Attorneys
Legal Answers
6 Questions Answered

Q. Permanent guardianship was given to my ex's aunt when she lost parental rights in Juvenile Ct/DFACS. Can I get my 16y/o?
A: You def have an argument. I would hire a lawyer and pursue this case.
Q. If I was given full custody of my grandchildren inn court of law do I alsohave guardianship
A: I agree with my fellow colleagues
Q. MY HUSBAND TOOK MY 3 KIDS BACK IN OCT 2017 HE WONT LET ME SEE THEM OR GIVE THEM BACK AND AM WORRIED
A: Why not file for divorce and enforce your custodial rights as their mother? It is time to act here.
Q. Can stepparent adopt my child if I am not legitimized and haven't paid child support but have maintained regular contact
A: You probably want to get an attorney for this situation. Is it possible? Maybe. I would need more facts before giving a true assessment. You have a complicated matter and representing yourself would not be wise.
Q. Mother here, unwed. He is on birth certificate but not legetamized. By Ga law I have custody but how can I show proof?
A: I agree with my colleagues
Q. My husband lives in Alabama and I did with him at his mother's instill about a week ago. He took our daughter without
A: I agree with counsel. You will need an Alabama attorney. Get one in his geographical area.
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Contact & Map
Law Office of Samuel E. Thomas, LLC
585 Research Drive
Suite-D
Athens , GA 30605
USA
Telephone: (706) 546-0999
Fax: (706) 223-6791