Met Lane

(770) 830-0809
mlane@shadrixlane.com

BIO

Charles “Met” Lane was born and reared in Carrollton, Georgia. Met graduated from Furman University with a B.A. degree. He attended the University of South Carolina Law School where he earned his juris doctorate degree. Met was admitted to the bar in October 2001. He was an Assistant District Attorney from 2002 to 2004. Met was admitted to the Georgia Court of Appeals and the Georgia Supreme Court in 2002. He is also admitted to the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia. Met and his wife, Corbett Lane, have two daughters and a son. The family is actively involved in First United Methodist Church in Carrollton. Met serves as a Carrollton city council member. Met supports local organizations and charities such as Habitat for Humanity. When not assisting his clients, Met enjoys spending time with his family.

Practice Areas

Met’s law practice is concentrated on civil litigation, probate litigation, domestic law, property law and criminal defense. He is an experienced litigator. Met’s practice is broadly-based and his cases have involved numerous areas law, including:

  • Breach of contract
  • Commercial litigation
  • Business disputes
  • Real estate disputes
  • Landlord/tenant disputes
  • Estate & probate administration
  • Divorce & modifications
  • Legitimation & adoption
  • Residential real estate transactions
  • Guardianship & conservatorship litigation
  • Criminal defense & violations of probation

Estate Planning

Our attorneys understand that every client’s situation is unique, and we take a personalized approach to estate planning, investing the time necessary to understand our clients’ family dynamics, finances, and estate planning objectives.

Estate Administration

We carefully craft estate plans that accomplish our clients’ goals while seeking to minimize or eliminate any transfer tax consequences and possibly eliminate the necessity for probate administration.per.

Business Law

We represent clients throughout the state of Georgia, and provide entrepreneurs and business owners with answers to their legal needs, including assistance with the formation, operation and purchase and/or sale of a business.

Commercial Litigation

General commercial litigation involves virtually every type of dispute that can arise in the business context, including breach of contract cases, partnership/joint venture disputes, class actions, business torts, civil RICO claims, breach of fiduciary duty allegations, and shareholder issues.

Real Estate

We draw on our years of real estate experience to provide clients with the information and representation they need to make knowledgeable and strategic decisions.

Family Law

We understand the sensitive nature your case, and will handle your case with the utmost compassion and discretion. Our goal is to achieve the best possible outcome for you while, at the same time, making the process as easy on you as possible.