David Beaudry

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Alpharetta, GA

Meriwether & Tharp LLC
11475 Great Oaks Way, Suite 125
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Phone: 678-879-9000
Fax: 678-879-9001
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2021
Licensed Since: 2003
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

A partner at Meriwether & Tharp, LLC, located in Alpharetta, Georgia, David Beaudry focuses his practice exclusively on divorce and other family law matters. He represents clients throughout the Atlanta area, and he works hard to secure successful resolutions of their often sensitive legal issues, whether through negotiation, mediation or trial.

Mr. Beaudry received a Bachelor of Science from Florida State University. He then pursued his legal education at the Seton Hall University School of Law, and during his third year, he participated as a student attorney in the school's Family Law Clinic before being awarded his Juris Doctor in 2001.

After graduation, Mr. Beaudry served a year's clerkship for a family law judge on the New Jersey Superior Court in Bergen County. This experience gave him a keen understanding of the legal issues that arise in family law cases. After moving to Georgia, Mr. Beaudry spent six years as an associate with an Atlanta family law firm before leaving in 2009 to join Meriwether & Tharp, LLC. During his career, Mr. Beaudry has earned the esteem of his fellow professionals for his ethical and compassionate way in which he handles his clients' matters. One such indication has been his receipt of a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo.

Mr. Beaudry is a sought-after speaker and has led numerous continuing legal education seminars in order to help other attorneys improve their family law practices. A member of several legal organizations, including the American, Atlanta and Forsyth County bar associations, he is also active in a local community theater group and serves on its board of directors, as well as the Board of Directors for his Homeowners Association.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property

Selections

5 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2017 - 2021

About David Beaudry

Admitted: 2003, New Jersey

Professional Webpage: http://mtlawoffice.com/david-beaudry

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Board of Directors, Roswell Community Theater

Verdicts/Settlements

  • Collins v. Billow, 277 Ga. 604 (2004)
  • Cooke v. Cooke, 277 Ga. 731 (2004)

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2003 to Present
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2001 to Present
  • State Bar of New Jersey, Member, 2001 through 2010
  • State Bar of Georgia, Member, 2003 through present
  • State Bar of Georgia, Family Law Section, 2003 through present

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • "The Status of Gift Giving in a Georgia Divorce," Georgia Family Law Review (2006)
  • "Fairly Dividing Assets and Liabilities" for A Roadmap Through Divorce Proceedings (2007)
  • "Discovery Tools and Tactics" for A Roadmap Through Divorce Proceedings (2007)
  • "Getting A Divorce Off On the Right Foot" for Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish (2011)
  • "Tax Consequences of Divorce" for Divorce Law Guide from A to Z (2010)
  • "Strategies for Effective Use of Discovery" for Divorce Law Guide from A to Z (2010)
  • "Completing the Divorce" for Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish (2011)
  • "Evidentiary Issues" for Divorce Issues in Georgia (2008)
  • "Uniform Interstate Family Support Act (UIFSA)" for Divorce Issues in Georgia (2008)
  • "A Road Map Through Divorce Proceedings," National Business Institute (2011)
  • "Divorce Issues in Georgia" for National Business Institute
  • "Custody Evaluations" for Advance Issues in Custody and Support (2011)
  • "Initial Consultations" for Handling Divorce Cases from Start to Finish (2009)

Educational Background

  • Florida State University, Florida, Bachelor of Science, 1988

Honors/Awards

  • Top 100 Lawyers, The National Advocates, 2014
  • Mentor, Supreme Court of Georgia, 2016

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Appointed Special Master in Golden Years Investments, LLC v. Harbor Coast Associates, LLP, Forsyth Superior Court CAFN 19CV1960-2, 2021

Comments

  • “ David blends a strong grasp of legal concepts with a high level of skill in legal procedure and courtroom litigation, and uses those skills to consistently obtain good results for his clients”
  • “ David blends a strong grasp of legal concepts with a high level of skill in legal procedure and courtroom litigation, and uses those skills to consistently obtain good results for his clients”
  • “ I have handled cases against David, and with him as a member of the firm. He is a strong litigator with a deep understanding of the law, and he regularly uses those skills to obtain great results for his clients.”

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

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Office Location for David Beaudry

11475 Great Oaks Way
Suite 125
Alpharetta, GA 30022

Phone: 678-879-9000

Fax: 678-879-9001

Last Updated: 6/18/2021

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