Results

RESULTS

  • OBTAINED $1.7 million verdict for owners of commercial daycare business operated on a residential property in Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) taking in Bartow Co.
  • WON $1.3 million verdict for business owners in DOT taking in Coweta Co.
  • DOUBLED DOT’s original offer in taking of historic farmhouse, tobacco barn, and pecan grove in Colquitt Co. outside Moultrie, Georgia.
  • SETTLED $500,000 case in Walton County with local water and sewer authority in taking of private land for construction of a regional reservoir.
  • NEGOTIATED $650,000 settlement for homeowner in Georgia Transmission Corporation (GTC) taking of home place land for high voltage electric transmission line in Western Coweta Co.
  • OBTAINED $250,000 business loss award for operator of well-known national breakfast restaurant franchise who lost access to his site as a result of a DOT project.
  • MEDIATED $250,000 business loss, due to strip taking, for operator of convenience store in Cartersville, Georgia after DOT refused to recognize any business loss.
  • SETTLED on eve of trial for 125-times GTC assessed value of taking across horse farm estate in Barrow Co.
  • WON a Quiet Title action and closed an easement over client’s property in Cobb Co.
  • SET ASIDE judgment as to value in housing authority’s condemnation of elderly Rome, Georgia, resident’s property.
  • NEGOTIATED settlement of residential taking and relocation of elderly resident with City of Marietta as part of a parks project in the city’s Baptist Town neighborhood.
  • NEGOTIATED settlement 25-times amount of original offer by Georgia Power for construction of high voltage transmission line across residential property near Social Circle, Georgia.
  • BRIEFED numerous issues before the Georgia Court of Appeals and Georgia Supreme Court on topics involving bad faith and failure to follow proper statutory procedures by various condemning authorities.
  • ADVISED client in strip taking for streetscapes project outside Kennesaw in Cobb Co.
  • OBTAINED title to disputed area for clients in boundary dispute between two homeowners in a residential subdivision in Rome, Georgia, on the basis of prescriptive rights.
  • ADVISED rural community in Coweta Co. about the implications of a natural gas pipeline planned for their community.
  • ADVISED owner of historical and environmentally significant duck hunting plantation in South Georgia outside Albany about the implications of a road project designed to bisect his farm.
  • ADVISED farmer outside Bonaire, Georgia regarding taking of his family’s centennial for a state road project.
  • WON two indictment dismissals in a multi-count child molestation case
  • ESTABLISHED third-party (step-grandparent) legal and physical custody in a divorce case in Cobb Co.
  • WON custody and defeated an appeal to the Georgia Supreme Court for a father in a divorce case in Cherokee Co.
  • NEGOTIATED settlement for a client owed over $50,000 in child support arrears in Bartow Co.
  • OBTAINED a custody modification to award father custody in a case involving a drug-addicted mother in Bartow Co.
  • ESTABLISHED child support and sole legal custody for a father where mother failed to maintain contact with child for several years in Cobb Co.
  • SETTLED a contested custody and divorce case for a client in Paulding Co.
  • NEGOTIATED a divorce settlement awarding husband joint legal and physical custody and avoiding payment of any alimony to wife Cobb Co.
  • WON custody for a father in a divorce case in Bartow Co.
  • SECURED a contempt order and later incarcerated a parent for failing to pay child support as ordered in Gordon Co.
  • SECURED a temporary protective order and divorce for a victim of domestic violence in Fulton Co.
  • RESOLVED a number of uncontested divorce cases in Fulton and Cobb counties
  • SECURED a permanent protective and restraining order for a client subjected to years of stalking and harassment in Floyd Co.

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Contact us today to schedule a consultation in our offices or another convenient location. At Evans & Rhodes, LLC, we provide high-quality, cost-effective legal services to our clients. Call us in Cartersville, GA at 770-382-4374 or Marietta, GA at 770-590-1529. Or e-mail us to make an appointment.


Evans & Rhodes, LLC, serves clients throughout North Georgia and Metro Atlanta including the communities of Cartersville, Woodstock, Marietta, Rome, Smyrna, Canton, and Dalton as well as Bartow County, Floyd County, Cobb County, Cherokee County, Paulding County, and Whitfield County.

Evans & Rhodes, LLC.

Cartersville Office
117 North Erwin Street
Cartersville, Georgia 30120
Map and Directions
770-382-4374

Marietta Office
376 Powder Springs Street
Suite 230
Marietta, Georgia 30064
Map and Directions
770-590-1529

Mail
Post Office Box 3022
Cartersville, Georgia 30120

Email
info@evansfirm.com

Evans & Rhodes, LLC, serves clients throughout North Georgia and Metro Atlanta including the communities of Cartersville, Woodstock, Marietta, Rome, Smyrna, Canton, and Dalton as well as Bartow County, Floyd County, Cobb County, Cherokee County, Paulding County, and Whitfield County.