Infidelity & Divorce in Georgia

Atlanta Divorce Lawyers Helping Families Rebuild After Infidelity

In Georgia, if one or another spouse was unfaithful during the marriage, you may wish to file for divorce as retribution. The nature of adultery can make it difficult to prove on the basis of grounds for divorce. Adultery is often the cause of many marriage breakups, although it can be difficult when one spouse or another denies involvement, hides any evidence, or there simply is not enough evidence to support the claims.

If infidelity is the reason behind the end of your relationship with your spouse, and you wish to pursue divorce, please be sure to contact our Georgia divorce lawyers at The Manely Firm, P.C.

How Does Infidelity Affect the Outcome?

You can file for a no-fault divorce or a fault-based divorce. There are 13 types of grounds-based divorces, one of which is infidelity. The legal definition of divorce in our state is defined as the following: one spouse engages in sexual intercourse, heterosexual or homosexual, with someone other than the spouse.

Adultery affects the outcome of divorce for the following matters:

  • Child support payments
  • Child custody decisions
  • Spousal support decisions
  • Distribution of finances or properties

Remember, however, that one spouse or another can deny their wrongdoings. Furthermore, once you serve papers on your spouse, you will also need to serve the other person involved in the affairs. If you win your case, however, the courts can deny or offer you the advantage when it comes to deciding on these matters. As there are so many legal processes involved, having a Atlanta divorce attorney is critical to your best interests.

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At The Manely Firm, P.C., we understand the emotional impact that divorce, especially when infidelity is involved. When you retain our services, you can feel confident knowing that we advocate solely on your behalf. We want you to receive what rightfully belongs to you. We also want to ensure that your rights and your dignity are protected.

We speak your language at The Manely Firm, P.C. Please contact us today to schedule a free appointment.

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