How to re-open a divorce case & set aside divorce judgment due to fraud and perjury after the statue of limitations has run?

HOW TO RE-OPEN A DIVORCE CASE AND SET ASIDE A DIVORCE JUDGMENT Usually, after a judge signs a divorce judgment, it’s res judicata and you can’t go back and mess with stuff. But with divorce and family law cases, nothing is every really res judicata (especially support and alimony matters). That is why the judgment … Continue reading “How to re-open a divorce case & set aside divorce judgment due to fraud and perjury after the statue of limitations has run?”

How to withdraw from a divorce case without losing your license

How to withdraw from a divorce case? Well, if you are a seasoned lawyer, you already know all the tricks. If you’re a young one just starting out, all I can say is make sure you get a stipulation to substitute attorney/counsel drawn up and get your client to sign it and notarize it. You … Continue reading “How to withdraw from a divorce case without losing your license”

GEORGIA: Attorney arrested for forging judge’s signature on adoption docs; prior reprimand for dating her client’s hubby while handling divorce case FOR BOTH!

According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation has arrested attorney Lynn Swank for forging a Fulton County Judge’s signature on adoption documents. The woman was hired by Catholic Charities for the Archdiocese of Atlanta to handle the case and she basically lost her mind and decided to forge a judge’s signature. … Continue reading “GEORGIA: Attorney arrested for forging judge’s signature on adoption docs; prior reprimand for dating her client’s hubby while handling divorce case FOR BOTH!”