Catherine Hicks

Catherine Hicks

Gainesville, Georgia
(770) 534-7386
(770) 534-7415

Catherine is a native Atlantan and a graduate of the University of Georgia (cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa) in 1986 and the University of Georgia School of Law in 1989.  She attended UGA Law School with the prestigious Castellow Scholarship.  She was admitted to the State Bar of Georgia in 1989 and joined Fox Chandler in 1992.  Catherine is a member of the Gainesville-Northeastern Bar Association (President 2017-2018), the Chattahoochee Inn of Court, and the Family Law Section of the Georgia Bar Association.  She has been an active member of the State Bar’s High School Mock Trial Committee since 1991 and served as the Committee Chair 1996-1997.

Catherine’s community and civic involvement is extensive and has included: Hall-Dawson CASA Board of Directors, Hall County United Way Section Chair, Children’s Center for Hope and Healing Board of Directors, Northeast Georgia Medical Center Auxiliary, Enota Elementary PTA Vice President and Pinecrest Academy Touchdown Club Officer.  Catherine and her husband Brian have two sons who are currently enrolled in law school.

Catherine is a former Special Assistant Attorney General.  She focuses her practice on all areas of family law.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia


  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • Honors: Castellow Scholar
  • University of Georgia
    • Honors: cum laude
    • Honors: Phi Beta Kappa

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Gainesville-Northeaster Bar Association, Member
  • Chattahoochee Inn of Court, Member
  • Family Law Section of the State Bar, Member
  • State Bar Mock Trial Committee, Member
  • State Bar Mock Trial Committee, Chairman, 1996 - 1997