Divorce and Children - Gallatin and Hendersonville, Tennessee

Family-Lawyer-Gallatin-TN Ken Phillips

The most emotional areas of law usually have to do with the family. Unreasonable spouses, parents and other family members often fight over issues big and small.

Some of the people and organizations that you may have to deal with include: your spouse, your ex-spouse, your boyfriend or girlfriend, the other parent of your child, the Department of Children’s Services, Child Protection Services, CASA, Juvenile Court, or the Child Support District Attorney. Legal battles with these people and organizations have the potential to make your life a living hell.

At a time like this, you need a lawyer who will fight for you and defend the things you hold most dear. We provide legal services in all matters related to the family, and we have many years of experience helping people just like you with all sorts of legal issues.

These types of issues include:


If you’re looking for a divorce attorney in Gallatin who is committed to looking out for your best interests, contact us today. We make sure our clients have the legal protection they need throughout the entire divorce process. We also help our clients with the legal matters which sometimes arise after divorces are final. In short, Ken is more than a divorce attorney… he is a knowledgeable mentor for those clients who need him most.

Child custody, child support, and adoptions

When it comes to looking out for our clients’ children, we take our job seriously. There are few lawyers who work as hard as Ken to make sure that child custody and child support arrangements align with the best interests of the children involved (even when their parents have not been married). We also provide superior legal services throughout both private and stepparent adoptions.

Orders of protection

Unfortunately, it sometimes becomes necessary to protect yourself against a current or former member of your family. In our office, we work to protect our clients who feel physically threatened by a relative. Whether the relative has been stalking you or threatening you in some other way, contact us to find out how we can help with an order of protection.

Legal matters related to the family can be very difficult to deal with on your own. If you have a question about Family Law, click here to request a consultation.

For more information about our service areas, please contact us. We serve clients in Gallatin, Hendersonville and throughout Sumner County. We also provide legal assistance to clients in other Tennessee counties (Macon, Trousdale, etc.).

  • “Kenneth Phillips is the greatest attorney in Sumner County! Regardless of what situation you are in he will take care of you to the fullest. He saved me from losing my child and my freedom. Thank you personally, Mr. Phillips!”

    - Name Withheld for Privacy
  • “I just wanted to thank you for your help and compassion as I went through my divorce. I have and will continue to recommend you to my friends and family.”

    - Casey. C
  • “I would like to thank you and Angela again for the outstanding effort thus far in our case. The families and I really felt a great sense of security this weekend, the first time in quite a while. The thanks and appreciation are extended from the entire family.”

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  • “I appreciate what you’ve done for me. You’ll never know how grateful I am.”

    - Dennis W.
  • “We are so lucky we found you. You have been such a blessing.”

    - Terry F Hendersonville, TN
  • “You’re the best attorney I’ve ever had!”

    - Mike P. Gallatin, TN
  • “I appreciate all the extra time and attention you devoted to my criminal case. It ended with a very positive outcome as a result.”

    - Kevin M, TN