Hall & Navarro, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of two new associate attorneys, G. Ellen-Marie Bell and Summer Ortiz.

Ellen-Marie Bell | Credit: Lori Grice

Ellen-Marie Bell joined the firm in August 2021. Her areas of practice include divorce, child custody, probate litigation, juvenile court dependency actions, and criminal law. She is licensed to practice law in the State of Georgia. She primarily works at the firm’s Statesboro office.

Originally from Dublin, Georgia, Ellen-Marie attended Georgia Southern University, and graduated in 2017 with her bachelor’s degree in political science and a minor in international studies. She then went to Mercer Law School where she obtained her Juris Doctor in 2021.

Ellen-Marie’s calling is advocating for individuals who feel stuck in unhealthy, violent, toxic relationships. She enjoys helping victims find the freedom they deserve.

Summer Ortiz | Credit: Lori Grice

Summer Ortiz also joined Hall & Navarro in August 2021 and practices domestic and criminal law. She is licensed to practice in the State of Georgia. She primarily works at the firm’s Springfield office.

Though she now resides in Savannah, Summer is originally from Columbus, Georgia. She obtained a bachelor’s degree in history from Auburn University in 2017, and her Juris Doctor from Mercer Law School in 2021.

Summer went to law school with the goal of providing children with a voice. Growing up, she recognized the impact divorces have on children, and wanted to become the person that could speak up on their behalf.

About Hall & Navarro

Hall & Navarro has offices in Statesboro, Springfield, and Swainsboro, GA. The firm offers legal services in the areas of bankruptcy, family law, criminal law, wills & probate, auto accidents, and personal injury.