Meredith W. Ditchen-Oakley
Top rated family law attorney in Woodstock, GeorgiaMeredith W. Ditchen-Oakley, P.C.
Meredith W. Ditchen-Oakley launched the Woodstock, Georgia, law firm of Meredith W. Ditchen-Oakley, P.C., with a motto of offering personalized solutions crafted with a “whole life” approach. She provides alternative options to the anxiety and indecisiveness of legal issues involving families across the northwest Atlanta metro area through her practice focusing on family law, estate planning and probate, and mediation.
Ms. Ditchen-Oakley graduated with honors from Illinois State University in 1992 with a degree in political science and French, featuring on the dean’s list. She completed her Juris Doctor cum laude in 1997 at the Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a solid contribution to the Marquette Law Review. She served as a student intern with the Wisconsin Supreme Court.
A seasoned and compassionate professional, Ms. Ditchen-Oakley is exceptionally knowledgeable and lays out options for the clients to choose from after carefully listening to their circumstances and goals. Responsible and self-driven, she makes the process as seamless as possible by considering what would be fair for everyone involved on an emotional and psychological level to enter the future with confidence.
Ms. Ditchen-Oakley has been holding a license to practice in the state of Georgia since 1998. She is a highly involved member of professional organizations such as the Cobb County Bar Association and the State Bar of Georgia. She was rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell in 2013 for her legal ability and high ethical standards. Furthermore, she holds an “Excellent” rating on Avvo.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Practice areasFamily law, Estate planning & probate
Adoption, Alimony & spousal support, Child support, Custody & visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic violence, Name change, Paternity, Prenuptial agreements, Marital property, Mediation & collaborative law, Same sex family law, Father's rights, Estate planning, Guardianships & conservatorships, Living wills, Power of attorney, Probate & estate administration, Trusts, Wills
- 50% Family law
- 50% Estate planning & probate
First Admitted: 1998, Georgia
Professional Webpage: https://www.ditchenlaw.com/attorney/ditchen-oakley-meredith-...
- PTA, Officer
- Susan G. Komen, Participant
- Georgia, 1998
- Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, B.S., Honors: cum laude, Honors: Dean’s List, Major: Political Science, Major: French, 1992
- Parent coordination certification , 2014
Office location for Meredith W. Ditchen-Oakley
145 Towne Lake Pkwy
Woodstock, GA 30188
- Super Lawyers: 2023
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