Sean M. Ditzel

J.D., University of Georgia School of Law
B.A., summa cum laude, Georgia State University

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of the United States 
State Bar of Georgia
Supreme Court of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
United States Federal Court, Northern District of Georgia

Selected Honors

President, Cobb County Family Law Section 2016-2017
Director, State Bar of Georgia YLD 2013-2017
Member, Executive Committee of the State Bar of Georgia, Family Law Section, 2011-2014
Chair, Technology and Social Media Committee, Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, 2012-2014
Chair, Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia YLD, 2011-2013

Selected Positions

AVVO Rated 10/10

Super Lawyers Magazine, “Rising Star” 2011, 2016

Georgia Trend’s “Legal Elite” 2016
Speaker, 2016 Family Law Institute “Recent Changes in Social Security Law and the Impact on Divorce Negotiations”
Speaker, 2015 Family Law Institute “Graduation and Graduation: Examination of Self-Executing Child Support Provisions”

Speaker, 2014 Family Law Case Law Update, November 2014

Speaker, Recent Developments in Technology for Family Law Practitioners, November 2012
Speaker for LiveCLE Seminar - Family & Matrimonial Law in the 21st Century: Practicing with Humanity
Panelist for Atlanta Bar Association’s Valentine's Day CLE: Ethics Issues in Family Law
Live CLE Seminar Family & Matrimonial Law in the 21st Century: Practicing with Humanity March 28, 2013
Speaker at the 2012 Joint Legal / Forensic Accounting Divorce Seminar
Guest lecturer at John Marshall Law School

Guest lecturer at Georgia State University School of Law
Guardian Ad Litem, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation


Mr. Ditzel was born in Baltimore, Maryland and moved to Atlanta, Georgia at an early age. After graduating at the top of his class at Georgia State University, where he was named the James Madison Scholar for Political Science, he earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2006.

Domestic relations law has been Mr. Ditzel’s exclusive area of legal practice.  He has attained considerable litigation and courtroom experience in matters ranging from divorce, child support, custody, legitimation, paternity and adoption. Mr. Ditzel has represented a variety of clients throughout the State of Georgia, including many prominent athletes, entertainers and executives.  Mr. Ditzel has been recognized as a Rising Star by the Super Lawyers Magazine and Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite  for his exemplary work in domestic relations law.

Mr. Ditzel is extremely active in leadership positions in various local and state bar organizations and is also a trained Guardian Ad Litem for the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation.  Mr. Ditzel and his wife, Robin, make their home in Marietta, Georgia with their son Xavier and dog George. 

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