Dorothy “Dodie” Sachs
Phone: (678) 942-1563
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Dorothy “Dodie” Sachs is an attorney in the O’Kelley & Sorohan Litigation Department and is the lead attorney in the Family Law Division of the firm. Presently, Ms. Sachs is the Secretary of the Gwinnett County Bar Association.   In 2014, she was awarded the Volunteer of the Year Award from the Atlanta Legal Aid Society for her work with the Gwinnett Pro Bono Project and Gwinnett Legal Aid.  In 2015, Ms. Sachs was selected to participate in the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers (GAWL) Leadership Academy Class.  She currently teaches the Family Law Information class at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center.

Ms. Sachs was appointed by the Supreme Court of Georgia as a mentor for the Transition into Law Practice Program. She is a frequent speaker at continuing legal education seminars. Ms. Sachs is admitted to practice in the Georgia Supreme Court, Georgia Court of Appeals, United States District Courts for the Eastern, Southern, and Northern Districts of Georgia. She earned her J.D. degree from Tulane University School of Law. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in Religious Studies.

Dorothy “Dodie” Sachs is the divorced and remarried mother of a blended family. She and her husband have five children aged 8, 9, 11, 12, and 14.
Bar Admissions
Georgia, 2004
Professional Associations and Memberships
Membership Chair, Gwinnett County Bar Association
Former Secretary, Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, Gwinnett Chapter
Business Law Section and Family Law Section of Georgia Bar Association
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
B.A. 1997

Tulane University School of Law
J.D. 2004
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