Law Firm Marietta and Savannah GA
Our Law Firm offers legal services that meet the needs of most individuals and families. We understand the situations that life can throw at you and we are here to help you manage those situations. As a specialized law firm we offer our clients a high quality level of legal exertise for divorce, family law, personal injury and criminal defense representation.
Our law firm is a smaller law firm with friendly, helpful professionals that offer truly personal service. From your first contact with our law firm you will find it a pleasure to work with us. As your chosen law firm, we will commit ourselves to providing legal services and legal representation to affect a positive result in your situation. We are here to take on your problem and solve it.
During your FREE CONSULTATION we will provide you with a fair and honest assessment of what will be required to handle your legal matter, including the anticipated costs and possible outcomes.
Attorney Clarence O. Taylor IV is the owner of The Taylor Law Group, P.C., and was admitted to practice law in the state of Georgia in 2001. Since that time he has served as a Magistrate Judge, and managed his private law practice. Attorney Taylor is an experienced Atlanta area attorney with excellent relationships with prosecutors, judges and court workers. These relationships enable attorney Taylor to better navigate clients through an otherwise overwhelming and intimidating legal system.
Attorney Taylor graduated from the University of Georgia in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree; he then graduated from Mississippi State University in 1994 with a Master of Science degree; next he attended Georgia State University and received the following degrees Education Specialist in 1995, Doctor of Philosophy in 1998 and Juris Doctorate in 2000.
Attorney Jeremy J. Abernathy brings to The Taylor Law Group P.C. a background of service and advocacy. Jeremy was admitted to practice law in 2007. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Loyola School of Law, and his Bachelor of Arts from Morehouse College. Prior to joining The Taylor Law Group P.C., Attorney Abernathy was the Senior Associate at his firm, and participated in the landmark Chafin v. Chafin case, a unanimous victory before the United States Supreme Court.
Jeremy's legal experience also includes two judicial clerkships with the Honorable Justice Robert Benham, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia, and the Honorable Mark Anthony Scott, Chief Judge of DeKalb Superior Court.
Cobb Life Magazine honored Jeremy as a 2013 Top 20 under 40 for his community involvement and stellar advocacy. Additionally, Attorney Abernathy has presented at a State Bar Seminar and is active in the State Bar. He is the drummer for the Specific Deviations, winners of the 2012 Law Jam.
Attorney Abernathy is also an advocate on Sundays as well- he is the Senior Pastor of Noonday Missionary Baptist Church, founded in 1888 and located in Marietta, Georgia.
Attorney David I. Schachter practices law at The Taylor Law Group, P.C., and manages the firm’s office in Savannah, Georgia, a partnership which commenced after The Schachter Law Firm, LLC merged together with the firm. He works extensively in all facets of Divorce and Family Law, including: divorce, dissolution, child custody, child support issues, international child custody disputes, alimony, marital settlement agreements, and various other domestic relations matters. Prior to joining The Taylor Law Group and founding The Schachter Law Firm, LLC, Mr. Schachter both built and managed the Savannah office of another family law firm, prior to which he practiced family law at Howard & Whatley, P.C. in Savannah. Mr. Schachter also serves as a Guardian Ad Litem for the Superior Court of Chatham County when requested by the court to assist in that capacity. AVVO has awarded David the Client’s Choice Award for Divorce Law and Family Law in both 2012 and 2013.
David’s extensive background in various legal practice areas, gives him a unique understanding of an array of unexpected issues that often arise incidental to Divorce and Family Law matters. Mr. Schachter previously practiced law at Parker Rosen, LLC, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, where he represented business owners in commercial disputes including minority shareholder claims, partnership breakups, contract disputes, real estate and employment litigation. While at Parker Rosen, David’s practice ranged from eminent domain and land use to employment law, contract disputes and general business litigation. Prior to joining Parker Rosen, Mr. Schachter practiced law at Hunter Maclean in Savannah, where he focused on business litigation and employment law. Mr. Schachter also drafted loan documents in the area of commercial finance for secured loan transactions involving millions of dollars and worked on various commercial real estate matters.
Mr. Schachter clerked for the Honorable Ann Aldridge, Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio, in the summer of 2005.
While in law school, Mr. Schachter was a member of the Executive Editorial Board of the Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law, upon which he served as Articles Editor. Case Western Reserve University School of Law named Mr. Schachter to the Dean’s Honor List for five semesters and awarded him two CALI Excellence Awards, including an award in the area of Family Law. During law school David focused much of his studies on the area of family law under the tutelage of renowned Cleveland, Ohio family law attorney Andrew Zashin of Zashin & Rich Co. L.P.A. a.k.a "The Divorcing Woman’s Best Friend." David also clerked for Mr. Zashin during law school. As acknowledged by Attorney Zashin in the Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Mr. Schachter served as a Major Contributor on the international family law article "Bus Bombings and a Baby’s Custody: Insidious Victories for Terrorism in the Context of International Custody Disputes" which was published in the summer of 2008 issue.
- J.D., Case Western Reserve University School of Law, 2007
- B.S., Marketing and Management, Touro College, 2002
- Admitted to practice in state and federal courts in Minnesota and Georgia
The Legal Staff at our law firm has nearly 20 years of experience in working with clients on a variety of issues, cases and situations in local, state and federal courts. Our legal staff is instrumental in not only the daily management of our office, but also in managing client communications, scheduling, legal research and assist case preparation.