Advocating for Your Best Interests

Robert G. Wellon has Over 40 Years of Litigation Experience in Atlanta

Atlanta Family Law Firm

Robert G. Wellon, Attorney and Counselor at law welcomes the opportunity to serve you throughout the legal and emotional challenges of divorce and other family law matters. The issues inherent in family law can be overwhelming and highly charged which demand representation that is compassionate as well as reasoned in guidance an objectivity.  Rob is a seasoned trial attorney with more than 40 years of experience who will take into account your unique circumstances, needs, and goals.

Rob has appeared on family law, trial advocacy, and professional continuing education panels through the State Bar and Atlanta Bar Continuing Legal Education Seminar for many years.  He additionally brings more than 25 years of teaching trial advocacy and family law at Emory Law School.  His knowledge and experience means he can size-up and appreciate the parameters of what could happen in a given case, allowing for the best advice as to your unique solution.  He can undertake the complex issues of your case with empathy while being a zealous advocacy in seeking optimum results whether through settlement, mediation, or trial. 

Need legal help with a family law matter? Schedule a free initial consultation by contacting the firm online or calling (404) 856-3241.

  • Super Lawyers
  • AV Preeminent
  • LCA
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Super Lawyers - 15 Years Robert
  • A&P's Top 10 Attorneys

Insight, Experience, & Service in the Counties of Cobb, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Forsyth & Fulton

Rob has gained insight on the particular issues and problems you may be facing when going through the emotional issues associated with family law cases in his dedication to concentrating his practice to the practice of family law.  For his efforts Rob has been recognized as a Super Lawyer since 2004, in Georgia Trend as a Legal Elite, and has attained the highest rating of AV pre-eminent® for over 35 years by the prestigious Martindale-Hubbell® legal directory.  His leadership skills are also apparent as a past President of the Atlanta Bar Association, the past President of the Weltner Family Law Inn of Court and as past Chair of Greenlaw, an environmental law firm. He currently serves on the executive committee of the Atlanta Foundation for Psychoanalysis, along with his service as President of the Atlanta Bar Foundation and former Chair of the Litigation Section of the Atlanta Bar. 

All of these activities allow Rob to be a superior advocate in understanding the true nature of a case and what is necessary to resolve it efficiently and properly.  His commitment to excellence and continued education allow him to remain on the cutting edge of his profession. 

  • Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite
  • Georgia’s Super Lawyers
  • Founding Committee and First President of the Charles Longstreet Weltner Family Law
  • Founder and First Director of the Atlanta College of Trial Advocacy

Contact Rob to Discuss Your Case

With Rob, you will find legal counsel that approaches your case with empathy, efficiency, and common sense.  He will provide the time, commitment, and persistence needed to help you move forward toward the best possible outcome of your case while remaining mindful of your financial needs and constraints.  Let him put his extensive experience, skills, and resources to work for you. 

To schedule a free consultation about your situation, contact the firm online or call (404) 856-3241 today.


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