Kevin J. McDonough

Partner since 2016
Contact Info :
Cumming, Georgia

We are pleased to announce the arrival of Kevin J. McDonough to the Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC team. Kevin will be joining as a Partner and will continue his practice in Family Law, Business Law & Corporate Formation, and General Litigation.

Mr. McDonough’s general civil practice involves corporate law, business litigation, family law, real estate law, and personal injury matters. Born in Queens, New York, Mr. McDonough attended Auburn University and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree, cum laude. Following college, Mr. McDonough attended and graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law, where he had the distinction of serving as the president of the law school student body, the Student Bar Association.

Professionally, Mr. McDonough has participated in million dollar-plus litigation matters in practice areas ranging from business disputes, divorces and personal injury. He has appeared in various counties throughout the metro-Atlanta area. Mr. McDonough is a past president of the Forsyth County Bar Association.

In addition to legal practice, Mr. McDonough is actively engaged in Forsyth County civic life. Mr. McDonough has served on the following Boards: The Cumming Forsyth Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee. The Forsyth County Board of Ethics (Vice-Chairman), The Forsyth County United Way (Vice-President of Community Investment), and The Rotary Club of South Forsyth (President).

Mr. McDonough 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.

Mr. McDonough lives in Forsyth County, with his wife, Kyla, and sons, Cullen, Bryce and Declan.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Business Law & Corporate Formation
  • General Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Mediator, GA Office of Dispute Resolution

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Georgia, 2007
  • Supreme Court of Georgia, 2003
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 2003


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D.
  • Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama
    • B.A. cum laude
    • Major: English

Honors and Awards

  • Georgia Trend Legal Elite, 2013
  • AVVO 10.0 Rating
  • NAFLA Top 10 under 40 for 2016
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2009, 2011-2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South Forsyth Rotary Club
  • Cumming-Forsyth Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee
  • Cumming-Forsyth Chamber of Commerce Business Advisory Council
  • Forsyth County Bar Association
  • Lawyer’s Club of Atlanta

Past Employment Positions

  • The Law offices of Kevin J. McDonough, P.C., Managing Partner, 2011 - 2016


  • English