Warner Bates Focused on What Is Best For Your Family

Our goal is to provide you with the most effective, knowledgeable & compassionate divorce & family law counsel available in Georgia.

Meet C. Wilbur Warner, Jr.

Atlanta Divorce Lawyer

Guiding You Through Complex Family Law Matters

Warner Bates is an Atlanta family law firm comprised of some of the leading divorce attorneys in Georgia. Since divorce and family law is our sole focus, we bring an extraordinary depth of knowledge and experience to help you navigate any divorce or family law issue including alimony, child custody, child support, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, property division, and more.

For more than 40 years, we have helped clients in Georgia and even across the country resolve their most sensitive and personal legal matters. Whatever domestic law matter you are faced with, our respected Atlanta divorce lawyers can assist you.

Both as savvy negotiators and formidable litigators, our law firm has successfully guided our clients through some of the most challenging seasons of their lives. Our Atlanta divorce lawyers are highly respected for their experience in handling complex and difficult divorce and family law cases, helping our clients move forward with dignity, respect, and confidence. We invite you to discover how we may be of service to you.

Contact our firm today!

  • Avvo Rating 10
  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo 5 Stars
  • Viewer's Choice Winner 2021
  • AV Preeminent 2022
  • AV Preeminent
  • The American Lawyer
  • AAML


  • Supportive, encouraging, optimistic yet realistic, calming, intuitive, and compassionate, and offered wise and well-thought out council and advice.

    “I am so appreciative to Jim McGinnis for his expert handling of my divorce. During this trying and difficult time, Jim was supportive, encouraging, optimistic yet realistic, calming, intuitive, and ...”

    - Joanna V.
  • Warner Bates was extraordinary.

    “From start to finish my experience with Warner Bates was extraordinary. The whole team worked seamlessly together so I was never lost between paralegal, and attorneys. They communicated all relevant ...”

    - Rebecca C.
  • I was treated fairly,with respect and concern, and with I feel the best attorney I have ever worked with.

    “I have the highest regard for Ned Bates and associates.I was treated fairly,with respect and concern, and with I feel the best attorney I have ever worked with. I highly rate Ned Bates...5 stars isn't ...”

    - Stephen D.

What Distinguishes Our Firm from Others in Atlanta?

  • Focusing Exclusively on Domestic Law Matters
  • Our Attorneys Wrote the Books on Divorce Law
  • Upholding the Strictest Standards of Confidentiality
  • A Reputation for Integrity, Excellence & Results
  • Nearly 300 Years of Combined Legal Experience
Focused on What Is Best for Your Family

Call (770) 766-8148 or use our convenient online form to request a family law consultation.

Trusted by Our Clients. Respected in the Courtroom.

As one of Atlanta’s oldest family law firms, we are extensively experienced when it comes to navigating these types of cases. Because we are also one of the larger firms in the area, we also have considerable resources at our disposal, including an entire team of accomplished family law attorneys, paralegals, and staff. When you hire one of us, you hire all of us.

Our team looks for innovative strategies that are tailored to your concerns and the unique needs of your family. We strive to remove some of the burdens you are facing from your shoulders, providing a clear and straightforward path forward. Our approach has made us a trusted ally for our clients and earned us the respect of our opponents and the community at large. Though we cannot guarantee a specific outcome for your situation, we can assure you that we will put all of our experience, skill, and resources behind you and be relentless in our pursuit of your best interests.

If you are navigating a divorce or family law matter, we encourage you to reach out to us today to learn how we may be able to help.

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