Adriana de la Torriente

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Decatur, GA

Torriente Marum, LLC
 | 914 Church Street, Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: 404-378-7730
Fax: 404-596-5361
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2019
Selected to Rising Stars: 2015 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (90%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Attorney Adriana de la Torriente is a co-founder and partner with the Torriente Marum, LLC, law firm in Decatur, Georgia. Serving clients throughout DeKalb County and the surrounding areas of the greater Atlanta metro region, Ms. Torriente focuses her practice solely on family law, and she has achieved notable success counseling and guiding her clients through all aspects of the divorce process.

A staunch advocate for the rights of children, Ms. Torriente has successfully handled numerous highly contentious and complex child custody disputes. She also represents parents who are dealing with dependency actions brought by a third party or by the Department of Family and Children Services. Moreover, she routinely serves as a child advocate and guardian ad litem during divorce and dependency proceedings.

A native Spanish speaker, Ms. Torriente can directly communicate with a more diverse client base, providing invaluable counsel and support to her Hispanic and Latino clientele. Recognized for her impeccable professionalism and exceptional service, she has earned numerous accolades from her peers, including recognition as inclusion in the list of "Legal Elite" from Georgia Trend Magazine. Moreover, Ms. Torriente has received Superb 10 out of 10 client ratings on AVVO as well as many positive reviews, testimonials and referrals from her satisfied clients.

A 1998 graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, Ms. Torriente started her professional career as a management consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, where she worked with some of the largest energy companies in the United States and Canada. She then became a system engineer at The Home Depot, where she helped to launch their e-commerce website before transitioning to the internal audit division. She also served on the internal audit acquisition team for two major home improvement chains in Mexico.

Deciding on a career change, Ms. Torriente then attended Georgia State University College of Law, where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2007. Maintaining active involvement in her legal community, she currently serves as vice president of communications for the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, and she once chaired the organization's Public Affairs Committee. She is also a member of the Atlanta Bar Association and the Blue Ridge Bar Association.

Outside of her legal practice, Ms. Torriente serves as a parishioner and lector at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, where she is also an active member and former co-chair of the church's Social Justice Committee. Ms. Torriente is also involved with Catholic Charities Atlanta, and she was voted as a member of its leadership class in 2016.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (90%): Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Father's Rights

Civil Litigation (10%)

Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Father's Rights

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

Super Lawyers: 2019 Rising Stars: 2015 - 2017

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About Adriana de la Torriente

Admitted: 2007, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://www.torrientemarum.com/adriana/

Honors/Awards:

  • Rising Stars List of Super Lawyers Magazine in 2015 to 2017.
  • 2013 Georgia Trend Legal Elite Lawyer

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers  2019-20 VP Communications 2018-19 VP  Communications 2017-18 Co-Chair Communications 2016-17 Chair Public Affairs2014- Present Member, 2019

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Atlanta Legal Aid - Volunteer Lawyer for Family Law cases - Gwinnett County DeKalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation - Volunteer Lawyer for TPO Court, 2019
  • Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Parishioner, lector and a member of the Social Justice Ministry

Educational Background:

  • Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, 1998
Office Location for Adriana de la Torriente

914 Church Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: 404-378-7730

Fax: 404-596-5361

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Last Updated: 6/12/2019

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