Counseling Clients Through Divorce And Family Disputes

family law

If you are going through a divorce or dealing with another family legal issue, you need a lawyer who will take the time to listen to your needs, address your concerns and help you achieve your personal goals during this trying time. Here at Andrews & Sanders Law Offices, we understand that when your family is facing a stressful or devastating legal issue, worrying about who will assist you is the last thing you need. Relax, give us your troubles and know that with us, you are in good hands.

At Andrews & Sanders Law Offices in Savannah, we advise and represent family law clients with empathy, compassion and complete confidentiality. Richard Sanders has been leading our family law practice since 2008. Family law is one of the most sensitive areas of law, and we understand that going to a harsh attorney who spits out information with no concern for your well-being is not your best course of action. We are here for you, and we care.

Relying On Our Extensive Knowledge Of Family Law

Our family law practice encompasses a wide range of legal issues involving family relationships, including:

  • Divorce
  • Division of property and debts
  • Child custody and support
  • Alimony
  • Paternity and legitimation
  • Legal separation
  • Annulment
  • Paternity tests
  • Post-decree modification

If you are involved in a situation that may end up in family court, you may be interested in reading our answers to frequently asked questions before contacting a family law attorney. We have particular experience with the application of military law in divorce and other family law cases that may apply to you and those you are related to, by either law or blood.

Seeking Positive Outcomes By Exploring All Avenues

Like many other legal controversies, most family law cases are settled out of court, though most agreements require court approval. There are several reasons why out-of-court resolution is particularly well-suited to divorce and family law matters, much more so than other legal issues.

Most people going through divorce want to get past a difficult time and get their cases resolved so they can move on. Settlement through mediation is typically faster and less expensive than going to trial, as well as less controversial within most families. This opportunity also gives the family a chance to resolve matters among themselves, without adding insult to injury by summoning a family law attorney to bring the matter to court. If mediation is possible, it is advised as a first approach to your family legal issue.

Attorney Richard Sanders is a licensed third-party mediator who also represents individual clients in mediation.

Speak With Us About Your Situation

Do not hesitate to contact us through email or at 912-341-6861 to discuss your specific situation so we can come up with an appropriate strategy for achieving your individual goals. We are sympathetic, empathetic and supportive of your position in your family legal issue, and we will do whatever it takes to resolve your situation.

Our attorneys wrote the book, "Divorce in Georgia: The Legal Process, Your Rights and What To Expect," which may provide important information you have been wondering about regarding divorce.