Charlotte’s practice is focused on family law and child welfare/juvenile law. She has dedicated her career to serving children and families in the Chattanooga area. Charlotte began her legal career as a child support enforcement attorney, where she worked on hundreds of child support cases and issues. She spent the past five years as Associate General Counsel for the Department of Children’s Services. During her time with the State, she litigated over one hundred termination of parental rights cases and efficiently managed hundreds of child welfare cases. Prior to joining the State, she maintained a thriving general practice, where she focused on family and juvenile law.
Charlotte is a trusted advisor on legal matters that matter most to you: your family, your children, and protecting your financial interests in family law litigation.
Charlotte lives in Chattanooga with her husband and three dogs.
Professional Involvement and Accolades
More Than Just an Attorney
Juris Doctor, University of South Carolina School of Law
Bachelor of Science: Political Science, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Cum Laude with highest honors/Brock Scholar
Tennessee Bar Association, Member
TBA Juvenile & Children’s Law Committee, Executive Committee Member
TBA Young Lawyers Division Board, Youth Outreach Coordinator
TBA YLD January 2020 “Star of the Quarter”
2019 TBA YLD Public Service Award recipient (for work on a project to educate attorneys about Guardian ad Litem work)
Child Custody & Visitation
Child Support (Establishing Paternity, Setting Support, Modifications & Contempt)
Divorce & post-divorce custody/child support actions
Guardian ad Litem work
Juvenile & Child Welfare Law
Private Termination & Adoption
Limited/Durable Powers of Attorney
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1159 East Main Street #105
Chattanooga, TN 37408