Our Firm

Precious Felder Gates, Attorney and Managing Owner

The Founder and Managing Owner of FAM Legal is an Atlanta native who founded the firm to provide effective, high-quality legal counsel that would achieve the unique objectives of each individual type of client. Clients often want close contact with their lawyer. Attorney Felder prides herself on being an attentive listener and providing consistent communication to her clients. She works closely with her clients in developing practical solutions to ensure the best possible outcome for their case.

Attorney Felder received her Bachelor of Science Degree from Georgia State University and her Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School. After working for a small boutique civil litigation firm, Attorney Felder started FAM Legal immediately out of law school. Attorney Felder has represented a variety of clients in the areas of family law and entertainment. Attorney Felder provides passionate representation, assisting families dealing with the stresses of separation and divorce. She is an experienced litigator, and in 2015, established her first multimillion-dollar jury verdict. For her entertainment clients, she has negotiated six-figure deals in both music and TV/film. She is passionate for all of her clients and provides aggressive, zealous advocacy to obtain her client’s full satisfaction.

Attorney Felder is a member of the Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association, the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys, and the Gate City Bar Association. Attorney Felder is admitted to practice before the Georgia state courts and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

In her free time, she enjoys live music, having been a member of the orchestra in college playing the bassoon. She is the mother of two beautiful girls and devotes her life to her family. Attorney Felder prides herself on being personable and relatable to all of her clients.

Jada Butler, Associate Attorney

Jada received her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Sociology and her Masters of Science in Criminal Justice from Georgia College & State University in Milledgeville, Georgia. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Jurisprudence from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School.

After gaining some meaningful experience at the Fulton County Magistrate and Superior Courts, Jada briefly interned with FAM Legal. Soon after, she joined the team in 2019.

Jada is a member of the Georgia Association of Black Women’s Attorneys, and she is interested in Family Law. She hopes to one day sit on the bench.

In her free time, she enjoys gardening and cooking for her family and friends. She also likes to spend her time scoring strikes at the bowling alley. She has an open-minded and adventurous nature and loves to advocate for others.

Victoria Williams, Associate Attorney

Victoria, originally from Marietta, Georgia received her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Pre-Law from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia. She then went on to receive her Doctor of Jurisprudence from Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School.

Victoria has legal experience in both Family and Entertainment law. She has prior experience working as a Paralegal before becoming an attorney.

She is a member of the Georgia Association of Black Women’s Attorneys, Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association and is certified before the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution.

In her free time, she enjoys fitness, dancing, music and investing in cryptocurrency.

Theresa Fairnot, Paralegal

Rita Tamba, Intake and Client Relations Manager

Rita was born to a Liberian father and Russian Mother in Monrovia, Liberia and later spent her primary school years in New Jersey. She moved to Georgia to receive her diploma and attend Georgia State University. Rita finished college at Rowan Univiersity, majoring in Radio, Television and Film. She has also spent time in Guam and Texas. Rita has experience In th legal industry as an Intake Specialist and Is a skilled communicator. Rita successfully manages the firm’s client intake process and client relations programs/marketing. Rita is very personable, with a bright smile and welcoming spirit. In her free time, she enjoys reading, writing and singing as a member of the Praise & Worship Ministry at her church.

Taylor Harris, Legal Billing Specialist

Taylor has an extensive background in customer care, business relations and managing accounts. She has accomplished her education in Business and Accounting from Georgia Highlands College. Ms. Harris ensures the growth of the firm by interacting with personnel and clients in all levels of the organization in a tactful, cooperative and professional manner.

She assists the firm with generating detailed invoicing, maintaining client billing records, accounts, payment history and related arrangements. She embraces the diversity and conveys an outstanding client service approach for both external and internal clients.

LaTesha Roberts, Legal Assistant

LaTesha Roberts, originally from Houston, Texas, moved to Georgia in 2020. She is pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Applied Science with a certification in Court Stenography. LaTesha has prior professional legal experience to include office management and law office administration. She also has prior experience as a Verbatim Hearing Recorder for the federal court. She joined our team as a Legal Secretary to assist the firm with practice management, scheduling and file organization and maintenance. She is dedicated to her role and provides a positive, contagious energy as the firm’s reception and introduction.

When she is not assisting the firm, she is busy being a full-time mom, who enjoys bowling and watching horror movies.

Crystal Thompson, Paralegal

Crystal is a detailed-oriented Paralegal who applies excellent writing skills in drafting briefs, legal memorandums,

motions and correspondence. She conducts all legal business professionally and with little guidance from attorneys or supervisors. Crystal is an extremely organized Paralegal that can manage caseloads with authority and advanced skill. She is capable of collaborating with a diverse range of legal personnel including associates, partners, and legal secretaries. Crystal regularly assists clients with case management and the completion of discovery. She is an integral part of the litigation process and communicates with clients regularly.

Crystal attended Valdosta State University, with a degree in Political Science. She then attended University of Georgia where she received her Paralegal Certificate.

Our Full Range of Services

Divorce Lawyer

Navigate your divorce by working with one of our attorneys.

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Child Custody

Create a child support agreement, visitation schedules, and more.

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Legitimation

Defend your rights as a father by partnering with us.

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Modify Custody

We can assist you in modifying existing custody agreements.

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Contempt of Court

Defend yourself if you’re accused of being in contempt of court.

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