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Sherley Joseph-Roper

Sherley Joseph-Roper

  • Real Estate Law, Family Law, Probate ...
  • Georgia, New York
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Summary

Sherley Joseph-Roper obtained her law degree from St. John's University School of law in 2003. She earned a B.A. in Sociology from Barnard College at Columbia University with a degree in Sociology, and a Master of Social Work from Clark Atlanta University.  Very early in her career, she developed a passion for improving the lives of families and children, strengthening communities, and promoting public safety. Her unique background is informed by a rich professional career involving family counseling, social services and government benefits, criminal prosecution, regulatory compliance in financial and real estate matters, commercial liability and personal injury litigation.  She has also assisted clients in areas of consumer protection, employment law, family law, and immigration.
Bar Admissions: Georgia and New York 
GODR Registered Civil Mediator and

Practice Areas
    Real Estate Law
    Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Probate
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
    Elder Law
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Workers' Compensation
    Insurance Claims
    Bad Faith Insurance, Business Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Motor Vehicle Insurance, Property Insurance
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Personal Injury and Workers Compensation matters.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Paypal also accepted.
  • Contingent Fees
    Personal Injury and Workers Compensation matters.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Hourly ($175 per hour), Flat Fee, Retainer options available.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
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New York
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Languages
  • English
  • French: Written
Professional Experience
Associate Attorney
Deming Parker Hoffman Campbell & Daly
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General Practice; Legal Shield
Attorney
The Hull Firm
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Personal Injury, Family Law
Senior Complex Claims Analyst
AIG
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Medical Malpractice, Professional Liability, Environmental, Mold, Pollution, Commercial General Liability
Assistant District Attorney & Community Associate
Bronx County District Attorney's Office
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Criminal prosecution
Education
St. John's University School of Law
J.D. (2003)
Honors: Merit Scholarship
Activities: Moot Court; Prosecutor's Clinic; BLSA Executive Board
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Clark Atlanta University
Master of Social Work (1995) | Clinical Social Work
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Barnard College
B.A. (1991) | Sociology
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Professional Associations
New York State Bar Association  # 4676003
Member
Current
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American Bar Association
Member
Current
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Gwinnett County Bar Association
Member
Current
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International Association of Women
Member
Current
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Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
Member
Current
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Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys
Member
Current
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State Bar of Georgia  # 153304
Member
Current
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Elder Law College
Member
Current
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Certifications
Registered Civil Mediator
Georgia Commision on Dispute Resolution
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
SJ Roper Law, LLC
121 East Crogan Street, #551
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
Telephone: (770) 224-0045
Cell: (678) 743-1719
Fax: (770) 224-0046
Monday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 4 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 4 PM (Today)
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: *By appointment only.