Georgia Mediation and Arbitration Services

Georgia Mediation and Arbitration Services You have options when considering how to proceed with a legal matter. In addition to traditional litigation, out-of-court alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes such as mediation and arbitration may be an option.  Alternative dispute resolution typically provides you with a less expensive and more satisfactory option for solving your legal problem than having your case heard by a judge or jury. Jon Forehand is able to provide mediation and arbitration services...

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Domestic Relations

Domestic Relations For over two decades, Jon Forehand has served as one of South Georgia’s trusted family and domestic relations lawyers. Jon has an undergraduate degree in theology. He has a unique background from which to offer legal counsel and representation in the often traumatic and very personal aspects of domestic relations law. Jon will listen to your objectives. He seeks to promote a peaceful resolution where possible but provides aggressive advocacy when necessary. Adoption Divorce Child custody Child...

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Criminal Defense

Criminal Defense As one of South Georgia’s most respected criminal defense attorneys, Jon Forehand has successfully represented professional athletes, public officials, law enforcement officers and members of the general public. With over two decades of experience protecting the rights of those accused of crime, Jon has unique insight and knowledge into the justice system. Jon Forehand has served on the State Bar of Georgia’s Committee on Criminal Justice Reform. He is also a member of the Georgia Association of...

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Education Law

Legal Services for Educators Allen, Forehand & Adams prides itself in representing educators throughout the State of Georgia.  For over twenty years we have served as referral counsel for one of Georgia’s leading teacher associations. The scope of our representation includes: Non-Renewals Terminations Suspensions Professional Standards Commission (PSC) Investigations Punitive Transfers Demotions State Board Appeals Defense of Criminal Warrant Hearings and Prosecutions Teacher Evaluations Grievances Classroom...

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Personal Injury

Personal Injury Allen, Forehand & Adams has distinguished itself as one of South Georgia’s most successful personal injury practices. We are passionate in our mission to seek justice for those who have been wrongfully injured. Since our beginning in 1998, we have recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients who have been injured by the negligence of others. We represent those who are seriously injured. Our careful case selection allows us to give each case the individual attention it needs and...

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Legal Advocacy and Services to Churches

Legal Advocacy and Services to Churches

Legal Advocacy for Churches Thechurchadvocate.com is a practice area of Allen, Forehand & Adams concentrating in the representation of churches, clergy and nonprofit organizations. We are a team of committed individuals dedicated to building lasting relationships with our clients and providing them with extraordinary legal services. In addition to providing ongoing counsel to our clients on how to address nonprofit issues and providing risk management advice, we excel in litigation. We educate our clients on...

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Legal Help for Families

Legal Help for Families

Most people have a family doctor they can trust to help sort out or resolve their health issues. Why shouldn’t you have a family lawyer to help you sort out and resolve your legal needs? At Allen, Forehand & Adams our goal, as your family lawyer, is to provide you with wise legal counsel and planning so that you can avoid certain legal battles. At the same time, when a legal crisis arises, we will be there with you to fight the battle.   Our practice includes the following areas: Personal Injury,...

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Mediation – What you need to know

Mediation – What you need to know

What is mediation? Mediation is a process by which a third party, called a Neutral or Mediator, facilitates communication between parties who are in conflict, and attempts to assist them in working out a solution which is fair, reasonable, and acceptable as a way to resolve the dispute. Mediation is usually just a one-time session. Most last no more than three hours. Time length varies depending on the number of parties, their cooperation, and the complexity of the case. Mediation may take place at any mutually...

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The Testimonies of Our Clients

The Testimonies of Our Clients

CLIENT SUCCESS STORIES “Kasey” Kasey died tragically when her automobile collided with the back of a large truck on a highway at night. Initially, law enforcement found Kasey to be at fault. However, our team’s investigation revealed that the truck had defective rear lighting and was traveling at an extremely low and unsafe speed. Our efforts resulted in a pre-suit settlement of approximately $1,000,000. “Mac” Mac developed a life threatening heart condition after using prescription...

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