Atlanta Divorce, Family Law,
Personal Injury, and Workers Compensation

Ellis Hoyle King de Klerk LLC offers more than forty years’ experience in the practice of law.  C. Suzette Ellis-Hoyle and Dawn de Klerk are well-respected members of the Bar, the courts, and the community at large.  The firm offers to its clients not only superior legal representation, but guidance in overcoming the personal and emotional aspects of the legal matter you bring to them.

Our attorneys recognize that a divorce, custody matter, injury, or any other type of civil law suit in which you are involved is a very stressful event in your life as well as the lives of your entire family.  Each matter has is own set of facts.  The best outcome for one client may not be the most appropriate resolution for someone else.  Some issues are resolved through very careful negotiation, while other issues can be resolved only after skilled presentation of the facts and applicable law to the courts.  Our firm and staff are trained to recognize the particular needs of each client.  We will direct you to services which will aid you in obtaining the best possible outcome for yourself and your family.


Divorce is the termination of marriage and a judicial determination of the parties’ resulting rights and responsibilities including the division of marital property, determination regarding child custody/ visitation, child support, spousal support and attorney’s fees…
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Family Law | Other Issues
Family Law

There is nothing more critical in our lives than protecting our families, especially the children. Whether it is a child custody issue, child support, child visitation, spousal support or other issue, your case is important to this firm…
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Workers Compensation

Sustaining an on-the-job injury is a traumatic event and often can lead to a significant disruption in one’s life, both personally and financially. Workers’ compensation insurance carriers, by law, are required to provide certain benefits to injured persons…
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Personal Injury
Personal Injury

Resolving a claim for personal injury resulting from an accident is complicated. At the firm of Ellis Hoyle King de Klerk LLC, we find the appropriate solution for every client. Each injury accident case is unique and only with true legal experience can optimal results be achieved…
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Where We Are Located

Ellis Hoyle King de Klerk LLC
Attorneys At Law
One West Court Square
Suite 140
Decatur, GA 30030

Phone:(404) 378-7500
Fax: (404) 377-4881

Your Legal Representation

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Suzie Ellis Hoyle

Licensed to practice in Georgia and New York, Ms. Ellis-Hoyle concentrates in the areas of Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Domestic Relations/Family Law, Medical Malpractice and General Civil Trial and Appellate Practice. Ms. Ellis-Hoyle was honored with an “AV” rating award through peer review by Martindale-Hubbell in 1996, and has maintained that professional rating for the past fifteen years.

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Dawn E. de Klerk


Dawn Elizabeth de Klerk, Esq. obtained her Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Florida State University and her Juris Doctor from Mississippi College School of Law. Ms. de Klerk is a member of the Family Law Section of the Atlanta Bar Association, the Family Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, DeKalb Bar Association, and a registered mediator with Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution.

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Practice Areas

  • Divorce
  • Modification actions
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Legitimation and Paternity
  • Other Family Law Issues
  • Worker’s Compensations Law
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Auto Accidents