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Whitney D. Mauk

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Atlanta, GA

Whitney D. Mauk, PC
1100 Peachtree St NE, Suite 690
Atlanta, GA 30309
Phone: 470-237-5520
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012 - 2014
Licensed in Georgia Since: 2005
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

Whitney D. Mauk is the sole practitioner for Whitney D. Mauk, PC, representing people who live in the Atlanta, Georgia, metro area. Her practice focuses entirely on family law, handling cases that include the following matters: child support, divorce, paternity, prenuptial/postnuptial agreements, child custody, modifications, legitimation and contempt issues. The majority of her cases involve high asset divorce.

In 1999, Ms. Mauk received her Juris Doctor from Indiana University Maurer School of Law and was admitted to practice law in Indiana. As a trial lawyer in Indianapolis, Indiana, she worked in a number of litigation areas, including family law. She settled on family law as her focus in 2005. Ms. Mauk relocated to Atlanta, Georgia, and worked for top family law firms in the city before deciding to open her own practice on January 1, 2013.

Compassionate advocacy is important to Ms. Mauk and she is dedicated in providing her clients with the best litigation representation possible, while encouraging clients to embrace negotiation when appropriate. She educates her clients on division of property, alimony, child support, child custody and visitation so that they may make the best strategy decisions for their case.  

Ms. Mauk is active in the legal community.  She is a member of the State Bar of Georgia, the Atlanta Bar Association, the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and Georgia Association of Women Lawyers.  For the last several years, Ms. Mauk has actively served on the State Bar of Georgia's Board of Governors. She holds memberships in The Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law American Inn of Court and the Lawyers Club of Atlanta.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law, Father's Rights


7 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2012 - 2014

About Whitney D. Mauk

First Admitted: 1999, Indiana

Professional Webpage:

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Approved Guardian ad Litem, Fulton County


  • State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division:  Award of Achievement, Outstanding Service to the Public, 2007 - 2008
  • Georgia Trend Legal Elite, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Board of Governors, State Bar of Georgia, 2009 - 2013
  • American Bar Association, 1999 - 2008
  • Co-chair, Lawyers Club of Atlanta, Social Committee, 2011 - 2014
  • Representative, Executive Council Young Lawyers Division, State Bar of Georgia, 2007 - 2008
  • Co-chair of Litigation Committee, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division, 2009 - 2010
  • Team Program Chair, Charles Longstreet Weltner American Inn of Court, 2012 - 2014
  • Co-chair of Women in the Profession Committee, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division, 2008 - 2009
  • Member of Ethics Committee, Indiana State Bar Association, 2003 - 2005
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, 1999 - 2005
  • Charles Longstreet Weltner American Inn of Court, 2010 - 2013
  • Member, Disciplinary Rules and Procedure and Legislation Committees, 2009 - 2013
  • State Bar of Georgia, Leadership Academy, Young Lawyers Division, Class of 2008
  • Public Relations Chair, Family Law Committee, State Bar of Georgia
  • Co-chair of Signature Fundraiser Committee, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division, 2008 - 2009
  • Georgia Association of Women Lawyers
  • Member, Indiana State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division and Litigation Committees, 1999 - 2005
  • American Professional Responsibility Lawyers, 2005
  • Member, Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, 2012 - 2013
  • State Bar of Georgia, 2005 - Present
  • Board of Directors, Executive Council, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division, 2008 - 2010
  • Member, Ethics and Professionalism, Community Service Committees, State Bar of Georgia
  • Member, Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2005 - 2013
  • Lawyers' Club of Atlanta, 2008 - 2013
  • Chair of Silent Auction, Fundraiser Committee, State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Division, 2007 - 2008
  • Sagamore Inn of Court, 2004 - 2005

Educational Background

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, 1999
  • Indiana University, B.A. in English, 1996

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Served Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation as pro bono guardian ad litem; handled pro bono case through Georgia Legal Services Program., 2013
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Office Location for Whitney D. Mauk

1100 Peachtree St NE
Suite 690
Atlanta, GA 30309

Phone: 470-237-5520

Last Updated: 6/7/2022

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