Richard D. Tunkle

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Judge: Small Claims Court of Rabun County, 1982-1983; City Court of Young Harris, 1984; Chief Magistrate, Rabun County, 1983-2002.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Child Custody
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Third Party Custody
  • Divorce
  • Post Divorce Modification

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-926-4901  Phone
706-782-4285  Phone
706-782-7317  Fax
University Attended:
University of Georgia, B.A., 1977
Law School Attended:
University of Georgia, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1980, Georgia
State Bar of Georgia (Member, Family Law Section); Mountain Judicial Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Fort Lee, Virginia, July 1, 1952
Reported Cases:
Clark v. Wade, 273 Ga. 587, 544 SE2d 99 (2001); Welch v. Welch, 277 Ga. 808, 596 S.E.2d 134 (2004); Weaver v. Weaver, 263 Ga. 56, 528 S.E.2d 79 (1993); Spring Lake Property Owners Association, Inc. v. Peacock, 260 Ga. 80, 390 S.E.2d 31 (1990); Chota, Inc. v. Woodley, 251 Ga. 678, 309 S.E.2d 132 (1983).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

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Clayton, Georgia

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