Housing Court Assistance Center (Fulton County, Georgia)

Provides free legal advice to Fulton County tenants whose landlords have filed for an eviction (also known as a dispossessory) in an attempt to remove a tenant from a dwelling. Volunteer attorneys and law students under the supervision of an attorney meet with tenants to explain their options under Georgia law and provide limited advice on completing an Answer to the dispossessory summons.
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Primary geographic focus: Georgia
Organization type(s): Provider



Limited Representation Helps Tenants Who Would Otherwise Face Eviction Alone

Darcy Meals
Daily Report (Georgia)
December 31, 2019
Sharing simple information about the law and the eviction process can help tenants buy time to relocate or to negotiate a different outcome with their landlords.

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