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Kristin Barnhart

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Roswell, GA

The Platt Law Firm
138 Bulloch Avenue
Roswell, GA 30075
Phone: 404-255-3434
Fax: 678-666-4582
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2022
Licensed in Georgia Since: 2012
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

A committed advocate for her clients in Roswell, Georgia, and throughout the metropolitan Atlanta area, Kristin R. Zimmerman is a highly rated and confident attorney. As a Partner at The Platt Law Firm, she handles a variety of family law matters, including child custody and visitation, divorce and alimony, and works tirelessly to achieve favorable outcomes for her client base, keeping their best interests in mind.

Ms. Barnhart attended Sewanee: The University of the South as an undergraduate, receiving her Bachelor of Arts in 2006. She then pursued her legal studies at Charleston School of Law. While there, Ms. Barnhart was actively involved in the school's Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Society and also worked with the Homeless Justice Project of Crisis Ministries. She was awarded her Juris Doctor in 2012.

Admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, Ms. Barnhart has received numerous awards and accolades since joining The Platt Law Firm in 2013. She has been listed in The National Advocates: Top 40 Under 40, which is an invitation-only organization to attorneys in that age group and who practice in a variety of areas, including matrimonial and family law.

Dedicated to serving her community, Ms. Barnhart serves as a volunteer attorney at Georgia Lawyers for the Arts and is the membership chairperson of Ellevate's Atlanta Chapter. She is a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and the Sandy Springs Bar Association. A board member of the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers since 2014, Ms. Barnhart also holds several leadership positions with the Atlanta Bar Association, serving as a member of its Family Law and Sole Practitioner/Small Firm sections.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

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

Selections

6 Years Rising Stars
  • Rising Stars: 2017 - 2022

About Kristin Barnhart

First Admitted: 2012, Georgia

Professional Webpage: http://plattfamilylaw.com/our-legal-team/

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Atlanta Bar Association, Chair of Women in the Profession Section
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Board Member, 2014 – Present
  • Georgia, 2004
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Special Events Committee Chair
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Leadership Committee, Member
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Art Auction Committee, Member
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Communications Committee, Member
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Co-Chair Newer Lawyers Affinity Group
  • Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Co-Chair Entertainment and Sports Law Affinity Group
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Atlanta Council of Young Lawyers, Board Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Solo Practitioner/Small Firm Section, Member
  • Atlanta Bar Association, Women in the Profession Section, Board Member
  • Georgia Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Georgia Bar Association, Entertainment & Sports Law Section, Member
  • Georgia Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
  • Georgia Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division, Member
  • American Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law, Member
  • American Bar Association, Forum Committee of Entertainment and Sports Industries, Member
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Sandy Springs Bar Association, Member

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Georgia Lawyers for the Arts, Volunteer Lawyer
  • AVLF Guardian ad Litem
  • Ellevate Network, Membership Manager of Atlanta Chapter

Honors/Awards

  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys, Client Satisfaction Award, 2016
  • , American Institute of Family Attorneys - 10 Best Family Law Attorney, aiofla.org
  • National Advocates, Top 40 Under 40, 2015

Educational Background

  • The University of the South, Bachelor of Arts, Major: Economics, 2006
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Office Location for Kristin Barnhart

138 Bulloch Avenue
Roswell, GA 30075

Phone: 404-255-3434

Fax: 678-666-4582

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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