GeorgiaLegalAid.org is a joint project of Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc. and Georgia Legal Services Program. Our goal is to provide the public with easy access to basic legal information and legal resources in Georgia.
This website contains information only. If you want to talk to a Legal Aid lawyer, contact Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Inc. or Georgia Legal Services Program.
The project is powered by Pro Bono Net, funded by Legal Services Corporation and the Georgia Access to Justice Project and produced in cooperation with the Carl Vinson Institute of Government and legal service organizations and government agencies throughout Georgia and the United States.
Atlanta Legal Aid Society
The Atlanta Legal Aid Society has represented Atlanta's poor in civil legal cases since 1924. Our work helps our clients deal with some of life's most basic needs -- a safe home, enough food to eat, a decent education, protection against fraud, and personal safety. Our clients come from Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, and Gwinnett Counties in Georgia.
Contact us: If you live in Fulton, Clayton, Cobb, Gwinnett, or DeKalb County, fill out Atlanta Legal Aid's online intake application or call 404-524-5811 to see if you qualify.
If you are over 60, call the Georgia Senior Legal Aid at 404-389-9992.
Georgia Legal Services Program
Georgia Legal Services Program®, an independent, non-profit organization, provides free legal services to low-income people in civil matters in the 154 Georgia counties outside the 5 county Atlanta metropolitan area. The mission of the Georgia Legal Services Program is to provide access to justice and opportunities out of poverty for Georgians with low-incomes. Our lawyers and paralegals provide the help that reflects your community's values of fairness, equality, and responsibility to assist others in need.
Contact us: If you live in any other Georgia county, fill out the Georgia Legal Services Program's online intake application or call 1-833-457-7529 to see if you qualify for free legal help.
Pro Bono Net
The LawHelp website platform was created and is maintained by Pro Bono Net (PBN), a national nonprofit founded in 1999 whose mission is to bring the power of the law to all through technology and collaboration. Pro Bono Net's programs equip individuals with solutions to life-changing legal issues and transform how the civil justice sector collaborates to tackle justice problems.