Lawyers in Kingsport Offer Experienced Legal Services to East Tennessee

Dedicated East Tennessee general practice attorneys help you handle the unexpected

You think it could never happen to you: divorce, bankruptcy or DUI. But such things do happen. When an unforeseen situation arises, you need Kingsport legal services you can count on. You need The Law Firm of Gilly, Hill and Schaefer — general practice attorneys with wide-ranging experience and a reputation for competence, compassion and success. Knowing that The Law Firm of Gilly, Hill and Schaefer is behind you can help you weather any kind of storm.

Divorce lawyers in East Tennessee

The Law Firm of Gilly, Hill and Schaefer approaches divorce with compassion, pragmatism and attention to detail. We encourage mediation between the divorcing parties wherever possible, but we are prepared to litigate aggressively in cases where communication is not possible, or where such problems as abuse, parental alienation or mental illness come into play.

We handle the following divorce-related matters:

  • Child custody and support — Organizing the details of custody, designing parenting plans where appropriate and ensuring financial support for the children
  • Paternity and legitimization — Enabling single mothers to establish paternity and receive child support, and helping biological fathers apply for legitimization in order to obtain visitation rights
  • Alimony and spousal support — Establishing a plan for spousal support, based on the lifestyle of the couple during marriage and the educational and vocational needs of the receiving spouse

Family lawyers in Kingsport and Johnson City

In addition to divorce, The Law Firm of Gilly, Hill and Schaefer handles all types of family law issues, including:

  • Adoption
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Juvenile defense
  • Guardianship

An East Tennessee lawyer experienced in dealing with wills and estates

Stephen L. Gilly is adept at providing comprehensive services in the area of wills and estates. This includes help with:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Powers of attorney
  • Estate planning
  • Probate

Personal injury attorneys in East Tennessee

We handle personal injury claims, including repetitive stress injuries, on a contingency basis.

A comprehensive East Tennessee law firm that can help you with every type of legal issue

The Law Firm of Gilly, Hill and Schaefer is a law firm that can help you survive the unexpected. Located in Kingsport, we serve clients throughout Tennessee. Our lawyers handle all areas of the law — including family law, divorce, wills and probate, and criminal law. We handle cases involving personal injuries on a contingency basis. Call us at [ln::phone] to arrange for a free initial consultation, or contact us online.