Shawna M Woods

Shawna M Woods

Kitchens New Cleghorn
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • Georgia
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Summary

Shawna M. Woods is dedicated to assisting her clients through what can be a difficult time. She understands that Family Law requires both empathy and advocacy. Shawna has extensive experience in resolving complex asset cases and well as difficult custody cases.

Shawna M. Woods is an Of-Counsel Attorney at Kitchens New Cleghorn. Prior to coming to Kitchens New Clegorn, Shawna was Partner at Law Firm in Forsyth County specializing exclusively in Family Law. She also had successful solo Family Law practice in Fulton County and had worked several years with the Special Assistant to the Attorney General for Child Support Enforcement.

Shawna received her undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of New Mexico, and her Juris Doctorate from the University of New Mexico, School of Law. While at UNM, Shawna was a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorney Moot Court Team and interned for the United States Attorneys' Office. Shawna is an active member of the Georgia State Bar, the Atlanta Bar Association Family Division, the North Fulton Bar Association; National Association of Professional Women and The Forsyth County Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Georgia
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Kitchens New Cleghorn
- Current
Partner
Family Law Firm in Forsyth
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Owner/Attorney
Woods Family Law
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Attorney with Child Support Services
Special Assistant Attorney General Office
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Attorney
Head Thomas Webb and Willis
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Intern
United States Attorneys Office
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Education
University of New Mexico
J.D. (2003) | Law
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Honors: Deans List
Activities: NACDL Mock Trial; Family Law Clinic; Intern with the Office of the United States Attorneys
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University of New Mexico
B.S. (1999) | Political Science
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Honors: Golden Key Honor Society; Motarboard Honor Society; Lena C. Clauve Award; Political Science Honors
Activities: President Golden Key Honor Society; Vice President Motarboard Honor Society; Volunteer Tutor for after-school program
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Awards
Pro Bono Award
Atlanta Voluntter Lawyers Fondation
Pro Bono Award
Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation
Professional Associations
State Bar of Georgia # 775745
Member
Current
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Forsyth Bar Association
- Current
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National Association of Women Professionals
- Current
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Atlanta Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Certifications
Domestic Relations Mediator
Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution
Websites & Blogs
Website
Blog
Blog
Contact & Map
Kitchens New Cleghorn
2973 Hardman Court NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
USA
Telephone: (678) 244-2880