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Deborah Anice Swofford

Associate
Contact Info :
Location:
Cumming , Georgia
Phone:
770-744-1111
Fax:
770-781-9191
Email:

We are pleased to announce the arrival of Deborah A. Swofford who will be joining Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC as an Associate. Deborah will continue her practice in the Family Law arena.

Deborah Anice Swofford joined Miles Hansford Tallant, LLC in August, 2016. Ms. Swofford’s primary practice areas include family law, corporate law, and business litigation.

In 2009, Ms. Swofford Graduated from Georgia Southern University and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude. While attending Georgia Southern University, Ms. Swofford was engaged in campus wide leadership. As a result of her successful leadership, Ms. Swofford was recruited to participate in leadership training and consulting through the Georgia Southern INSPIRE Leadership Team. In that role, Ms. Swofford was responsible for the leadership development of college and high school students.

Following graduation from Georgia Southern, Ms. Swofford attended the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia. In law school, Ms. Swofford was actively involved in the Association of Women Lawyers. Ms. Swofford was also inducted into Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society. Ms. Swofford graduated in May, 2012 and was admitted to the Georgia State Bar in November, 2012.

In addition to legal practice, Ms. Swofford is actively engaged in the community. Ms. Swofford has served on the following boards: the Forsyth County Junior Service League (President) and the Rotary Club of Alpharetta (Meeting Service Director). Ms. Swofford is also an active participant in the Atlanta Track Club, United States Tennis Association, and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Team in Training.

Ms. Swofford is admitted to practice in Georgia State and Superiors Courts, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Georgia Supreme Court, and in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Georgia, 2012
  • Georgia Court of Appeals
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2013

Education

  • Mercer University School of Law, Macon, Georgia
    • J.D.
  • Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia
    • B.A. cum laude
    • Major: Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alpharetta Rotary Club
  • Junior Service League of Forsyth County

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law offices of Kevin J. McDonough, P.C., Associate, 2012 - 2016

Languages

  • English