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Mr. Hammond served in Afghanistan and Iraq, where he received 9 medals including a Bronze Star and Combat Infantryman’s Badge. He has been practicing law since 1996 with an exclusive focus on military law, criminal law, and family law.

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Experienced Thomson Divorce Attorneys

At the law offices of Shawn P. Hammond and Associates, our attorneys provide responsive, results-oriented legal representation to clients in Georgia. Our practice areas include family law, criminal defense, military law and personal injury.

Contact us to discuss your concerns with an experienced lawyer. We will be happy to answer your questions and help you understand your legal rights and options.

Divorce and Civil Union Dissolution

The firm has developed a comprehensive divorce practice that includes service to Georgia professionals and military service members. We also represent clients in civil union dissolution. Our attorneys are highly experienced with property division in divorce as it relates to income, real estate, retirement and pensions, and other assets and debts.

Child Support and Alimony

We can help you with a range of child support and alimony issues. If you are concerned about how much child support or spousal support you will pay or receive, or if you wish to modify an existing order, our attorneys can represent you in obtaining the best possible arrangements.

Child Custody and Adoptions

Our lawyers can help you reach the best possible custodial arrangements in your situation, including modification of existing child custody orders and grandparent custody as well as military child custody.

We are also well versed in adoption law, including stepparent adoptions.

Domestic Violence and Restraining Orders

Our lawyers can help if you need assistance with a domestic violence situation or if you need or are subject to a restraining order. We understand the family law and criminal law issues that often impact these matters together.

Criminal Defense, Campus Defense and Juvenile Law

Shawn P. Hammond and Associates provides aggressive criminal defense against misdemeanors, felonies, campus crimes and juvenile offenses. We can help you achieve the most favorable possible results if you or a loved one has been charged with a crime or offense.

DUI and Traffic Defense

Our firm's Augusta drunk driving defense attorneys can help you protect your driver's license and minimize your exposure if you have been arrested for DUI or charged with Breathalyzer refusal. Our firm also assists clients in dealing with speeding tickets and other traffic offenses.

Military Law

We represent service members and their families in numerous matters, including military divorce, divorce during deployment, military child custody and the division of military benefits. As a 25-year veteran with extensive experience serving those in uniform, attorney Shawn Hammond offers an exceptional understanding of the rules and dynamics of civil law as they apply to military families.

Personal Injury

Our attorneys are aggressive in fighting for the rights of those who have been injured. We boldly advocate for our clients in personal injury, wrongful death and workers' compensation matters.