Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC

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    Jonathan C. Beard
    Attorney & Partner
    Jonathan joined the firm in 2014 and is a graduate of Reinhardt University, Kennesaw State University, and the Thomas Goode Jones School of Law at Faulkner University. As a partner at Miles Hansford and Tallant, LLC, Jonathan's practice primary focuses on ...
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    Lauren C. Hattauer
    Attorney & Partner
    Lauren Clipp Hattauer joined Miles & Tallant, LLC in 2009. Her primary practice areas include landlord/tenant law (both negotiating transactions and landlord/tenant litigation), real property disputes, zoning litigation, contract and business litigation, ...
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    Brian A. Hansford
    Attorney & Founding Partner
    Brian Hansford is one of the founding partners of Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC. With over 15 years of experience, he is the leading criminal defense attorney at the firm and has successfully represented clients facing DUIs, drug violations and felonies, ...
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    Jonah B. Howell
    Attorney & Partner
    Howell joined Miles Hanford & Tallant, LLC in June of 2016. As a Partner with the firm, his primary practice areas are civil and probate litigation, corporate and business representation, estate planning and local government law. Jonah is a native of ...
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    Kevin J. McDonough
    Attorney & Partner
    Kevin McDonough, a Partner at Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC, focuses his practice on three areas of law: Family Law, Business Law, and Wills and Estates. He works closely with his clients to help identify the goals that are most important to them and then ...
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    Deborah Anice Pittman
    Attorney & Partner
    Deborah Anice Pittman joined Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC in 2016 and is now a Partner in the firm. Her primary practice areas are family law and criminal defense; however, she also handles general civil litigation matters and is a certified civil and ...
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    Joshua A. Scoggins
    Attorney & Partner
    Josh Scoggins has extensive experience representing clients in real estate related matters including purchase and sale transactions, real estate development, construction law, commercial leasing, easement acquisition, utility issues, title disputes, ...
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    Kevin J. Tallant
    Attorney & Founding Partner
    Kevin Tallant is a Cumming, Georgia native, and is one of the founding partners of Miles Hansford & Tallant, LLC. His primary practice areas include local government law, contract and business litigation, probate litigation, and real property law. Kevin ...
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    J. Ethan Underwood
    Attorney & Partner
    Ethan Underwood practices in the fields of land use, real estate, and property tax law, representing developers, as well as individual property owners. He has negotiated numerous zoning and development actions and advises clients regarding environmental ...

Strong Representation for Real Estate and Private Land Disputes

We understand how frustrating, costly and time-consuming litigation and trial can be. Our client-centered approach helps both residential and commercial property owners move past their legal issues.

Our attorneys help property owners in Georgia with a wide variety of zoning concerns such as:

  • Land development disputes, including breach of contract
  • Title disputes
  • Nonconforming uses, structures and lots
  • Boundary line disputes
  • Commercial and residential subdivisions
  • Purchase and sales agreements
  • Tax appeals for property values

We also litigate private land use disputes for:

  • Adverse possession
  • Easement claims and issues
  • Breach of contract
  • Land sales contracts
  • Wetlands permitting disputes

Our No. 1 goal is to resolve your legal dispute without litigation, but if necessary, we will not hesitate to go to trial to aggressively defend your rights. A solid case strategy and decades of real estate and land use trial experience will help us obtain the most favorable results given your situation.

Assistance for Difficult Permit and Zoning Issues

For more information about our real estate zoning litigation services, schedule a consultation online or call our Cumming office at (770) 574-6688.

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Brian and his assistant Erin Bell kept me updated throughout the progress of my case and responded quickly to all of my questions. I always felt like I knew exactly where my case stood, and what to expect next.

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  • We Provide a One-on-One Client Experience
  • We're Committed to Finding a Solution
  • Years of Collective Legal Experience
  • We Want the Best for Each Client

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