Monica Ann Krachman

Title: Attorney
Phone: 770-364-6952
Fax: 678-865-8106
Email: monica@panitchlawgroup.com

Professional Experience

Ms. Krachman has practiced exclusively in the area of Family Law for sixteen years.  Monica believes strongly in educating her clients so that they can understand the legal process and the effect that their decisions throughout that process will have upon them and their children.  She feels that during these difficult times it is important to achieve the best results with the least stress.

In her experience, she has seen that many cases can be settled through alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation and settlement, and will use those process when appropriate.  She is also a skilled litigator and will zealously advocate for her clients should it be necessary to go before the Court for a hearing or trial.

Monica assists clients in all aspects of contested and uncontested family law including divorce and alimony, child support, child custody and visitation, grandparent and third party custody, contempt, modification, legitimation, paternity, equitable division,  and family violence restraining and protective orders. Monica is a Georgia registered Civil Mediator and a trained Guardian ad Litem.

Education

J.D., Vanderbilt University, 1993

B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Biological Basis of Behavior, 1988

 

Admissions

Georgia Superior Courts, 1994

U.S. Federal Court, Northern District of Georgia, 1995

 

Summary

Monica Ann Krachman was born in Miami, Florida and, with the exception of two years in Tyler, Texas, has lived in Atlanta since 1993. She maintained her own family law practice from 2000 through 2010.  Prior to that she was an associate with Kessler Schwarz, P.C.  In law school she competed in the National Environmental Moot Court and was named a Best Oralist in the quarter final rounds. She lives in Sandy Springs with her husband, Brian, a physician, their three children, one of whom has special needs , and their two cats, Pumpkin and Midnight.