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- Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
- Family Law
- Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
- Appeals & Appellate
- Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
- Business Law
- Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
- Estate Planning
- Guardianship & Conservatorship, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
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Installment plans available.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
- State Bar of Georgia
- ID Number: 110814
- Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee
- ID Number: 026218
- English: Spoken, Written
- Burdine Law Firm, PLLC
- University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
- University of Memphis
- Tennessee State Bar  # 200170
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- Burdine Law Firm, PLLC
4 Questions Answered
- Q. Are there any documents can grant me permission to make legal decisions on my daughter's behalf?
- A: There are a couple of options: (1) you can petition the court for a legal guardianship over your grandson with your daughter's consent if her parental rights have not been terminated, or (2) you could petition the court for custody of your grandson, which could be done without your daughter's consent.
- Q. dad is 69 divorcing has become incapacitated wife placed him in nursing home no contact what can I do
- A: Has your father filed for divorce or has his wife filed for divorce? If so, you can petition the court for a conservatorship over your father. If he is totally incapacitated, you would want a full conservatorship rather than a limited one.
- Q. when divorcing and husband owned the property prior to the marriage but said house burned 6 years into the marriage and
- A: It depends on various factors. It sounds like there might be transmutation but I am not sure on this little bit of information. Was there a mortgage on the home at the time of the marriage or not? Did the Wife contribute to the homeowners' insurance, mortgage (if there was one), home equity loan payments (if there were any), repairs on the home, any renovations, property taxes, or other household expenses during the marriage? If so, then the Wife likely has an equitable interest in the home.
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