Katie K. Parker is a family law attorney with Boyd Collar Nolen & Tuggle, LLC in Atlanta. She assists clients with a range of family law matters, including divorce, custody, and postdivorce matters. This year, Parker was selected to the State Bar of Georgia’s Young Lawyers Division Leadership Academy, Class of 2013. The prestigious program mentors 40 young lawyers from across the state of Georgia who are interested and invested in developing their leadership skills, learning more about the legal profession, their communities and their state.
Active in the legal community, Parker is a member of the American Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, and the Family Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association. She volunteers as a court-appointed guardian ad litem for the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation. Recently, Ms. Parker moderated the roundtable discussion entitled “Ask the Experts: A Child Custody Roundtable,” at the 2013 State Bar of Georgia Family Law Institute, where she facilitated discussions related to custody issues.
Parker earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration, cum laude, from the University of Tennessee—Knoxville and her law degree from the University of Memphis School of Law. While attending law school, she participated in Moot Court, the Public Action Law Society, and was trained as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (“C.A.S.A.”) to represent the needs of children in child custody and deprivation cases. Parker received the distinguished Custer-Tuggle Award for Excellence in Family Law from the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and earned the CALI Award in Family Law. She is a contributing expert at DivorceSupportCenter.com and HopeAfterDivorce.org. Parker lives in Atlanta with her husband, Kyle Parker, who is also an attorney