Published opinions and orders
Attorney General Legal Opinions
Search or view Georgia Attorney General official and unofficial legal opinions.
Self help, legal research, general information
Alternative Dispute Resolution
View information about Alternative Dispute Resolution, which includes mediation, arbitration, and neutral evaluation, and can help parties resolve disputes without going to court. Links include answers to frequently asked questions, a list local programs searchable by county or name, and a roster of registered neutrals searchable by county, registration category or ID, area of expertise, or name.
Child Support Services
The Georgia Department of Human Services offers a variety of services and information about paternity, child support, case status, payment information, enforcement, non-custodial parents, and interstate cases.
View the Uniform Rules for Superior, State, Juvenile, Magistrate, Probate, and Municipal Courts.
DUI and Defensive Driving Schools
The Georgia Department of Driver Services provides information about its DUI Risk Reduction Program, which is required before restoration of driving privileges; and its Defensive Driving Program, which can result in dismissed charges or reduced points and insurance premiums for some offenders. Links to approved schools are included.
Floyd County Law Libary
View information about the Floyd County Law Library, including location, hours, and available services and resources.
Georgia Accountability Courts
View information about Georgia Drug Courts, DUI Courts, Juvenile Drug Courts, Family Dependency Treatment Courts, Mental Health Courts, and Veterans Courts, which can set up treatment programs in lieu of incarceration for some offenders.
View the Georgia Code, containing all of Georgia's statutory laws.
Information for Consumers
The Office of the Attorney General offers information about identity theft, credit reports, and internet safety. Links to consumer-protection agencies and additional resources for consumers are included.
Instructions for Expungement of Georgia Criminal Records
Download a step by step instruction sheet for obtaining an expungement of Georgia arrest records.
Legal Information and Legal Assistance
Legal information topics include Children's Law, Civil Rights, Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Disability Law, Disaster Relief, Domestic Violence, Employment, Family Law, Housing, Immigration, Military, Personal Injury, Public Benefits, Wills and Life Planning, and the court system in general.
View online versions of the State Bar of Georgia's Consumer Pamphlet Series, which covers a wide variety of legal topics.
Online Legal Resources
Find links to legal information and legal resources for a wide variety of legal issues, including Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Intellectual Property and Corporations. Links to general legal research sites and legal assistance organizations are also available.
Traffic and Motor Vehicle Information
Forms and manuals from the Georgia Department of Driver Services, including a Driver's Manual, Commercial Driver's Manual, Motorcycle Driver's Manual and other traffic and motor vehicle information.
The Georgia Criminal Justice Coordinating Council provides information about crime victim compensation, including eligibility, maximum amounts available by category, and answers to frequently asked questions. Links to additional victim resources and relevant forms are included.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Assistance with Complaints about Lawyers
The State Bar of Georgia offers a Consumer Assistance Program for people with complaints or concerns about attorneys, including information and dispute resolution services.
The Governor's Office of Consumer Protection offers information about its investigation, civil lawsuit, and criminal charge processes; instructions for filing a complaint; downloadable and online consumer complaint forms; tips and information about various scams; and links to additional consumer resources.
Find Free Legal Assistance
Find organizations offering free legal services and other types of assistance by county and organization name.
Find Recent Attorney Discipline Records
The State Bar of Georgia lists recent information about disciplinary actions taken against attorneys in Georgia.
Floyd County Victim-Witness Help
The Floyd County District Attorney's Office offers information about its Victim-Witness Assistance Program, which provides victim advocates, referrals to counseling and community resources, and helps victims with court procedures, restitution, compensation, and forms. Links to relevant forms and information about victims' rights are included.
Georgia Attorney Directory
Search the Georgia State Bar membership directory by name, specialty, law school, and location.
Georgia Legal Services
View information about the Georgia Legal Serivces Program, which provides free civil legal help for low-income residents.
Public Defender Services
The Georgia Public Defender Standards Council lists contact information by county for Circuit Public Defenders, Capital Defenders and Mental Health Advocates. The site also offers links to information about criminal defense, mental health and juvenile matters.
Rome Judicial Circuit Public Defender
View information about the Rome Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office, which provides criminal defense services to low-income defendants in Floyd County Superior and Juvenile Courts.
Forms and related information
Floyd County Criminal Forms
View and download Floyd County District Attorney's Office forms for case dismissal request, expungement of arrest record, misdemeanor and felony pleas, and victim notification request. Answers to frequently asked questions about subpoenas, court documents, and pressing or dropping of charges are also available.
Georgia Court Forms from the Administrative Office of the Courts
View and download forms for Superior Court, Juvenile Court, Probate Court, Inmate/Habeas Corpus, Domestic Violence/Protective Order, and Domestic Relations.
Self-Help Domestic Relations Forms
View the I-Can online legal application to assist with filling out and filing domestic relations and family law forms. Registration is required; there is no fee.
Online fine payments
Pay Floyd County Juvenile Court Fines
Pay Floyd County Juvenile Court fines online by name, date of birth, and case number. A service fee applies.
Pay Super-Speeder and Failure to Appear Fines
Pay fines for Super Speeder and Failure to Appear violations online to the Georgia Department of Driver Services. You will need the transaction ID on the notice sent by the Department, your driver's license number, and your date of birth.