By Vandana Abrams Every year, an estimated 135 Georgians are murdered by their intimate partner. Domestic violence (referred to as “family violence” and “intimate partner violence,” interchangeably) is primarily committed by men against women. The objective for an abuser is to establish a pattern of abusive behavior to gain and maintain power and control over […]
Bouhan Falligant’s appellate practice was honored to file a pro bono brief on behalf of a victim of family violence on Monday, asking the Court of Appeals to honor the plain-text meaning of a Georgia law allowing family-violence victims to seek protective orders against their alleged abusers. Lucas Bradley, a partner with the firm’s appellate […]
Bouhan Falligant partners were recently recognized as 2021 Georgia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. The Georgia Super Lawyer recognition is awarded annually to the top five percent of attorneys in the state. The honor is based on independent research, peer review, and professional achievement. Click here to read the original article.
A life lived outdoors has prompted Savannah’s Glen Darbyshire to help protect Georgia’s coast. Click here to read the original article.