Petrie, Georgia

Charter Member
The Law Office of Kathleen K. Reeves
317 Juana Ave
San Leandro, California, 94577
Primary practice area: Family Law
Georgia works in a small 2 attorney office in San Leandro, California, with a satellite office in Pleasanton, CA, specializing in family law

Georgia Petrie was born and raised in a quite town north of Los Angeles. In 1991 she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from California State University at Los Angeles. During college, she worked part time in various administrative capacities for different law firms, obtaining exposure to various areas of the law. Thereafter, Georgia moved to San Diego and began working part time for a Family Law Firm as a law clerk as she attended law school. in 1995, Mrs. Petrie earned her Juris Doctor from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. Mrs. Petrie has continued to practice Family Law throughout her career, although has also handled cases in criminal defense, bankruptcy, personal injury and insurance defense.

While living in San Diego, Mrs. Petrie met her husband, a naval aviator. They were married in 1998 and after being honorably discharged from the Navy, moved to the San Francisco Bay area and have remained in the City of Alameda ever since. Mrs. Petrie has a nine year old daughter and believes in putting children first, no matter what. There is no exception or excuse for any behavior that harms a child. Mrs. Petrie also enjoys cooking, scuba diving, traveling and farming. She raises chickens and sells farm fresh eggs to family and friends. Community service is also a major focal point for Mrs. Petrie.

The philosophy at the Law Office of Kathleen K Reeves is that our job is to help people get through a difficult time in their lives as smoothly as possible and to ensure the happiness and security of the children involved. They believe in settlement rather than litigation and take all steps necessary to assist their clients as they transition into what can only be called a new beginning in their lives.