The Athens Office of Georgia Legal Services is hosting a free legal advice day at the Jackson County Courthouse (Jury Assembly Room), on Thursday, Feb. 20 from 1 - 4 p.m.

This free clinic is aimed at providing advice to low-income families. Private attorneys will volunteer their time to provide free consultation regarding landlord/tenant issues and family law issues such as divorce, custody, child support and legitimation, visitation and wills.

To learn more and to check eligibility for a 45-minute advice only appointment, call the Georgia Legal Services office at 706-227-5344, ext. 5362. Call by Wednesday, Feb. 19, to make an appointment as slots are limited. There will be free interpretation provided.

Walk-ins are seen only according to availability.

The courthouse is located at 5000 Jackson Parkway, Jefferson.


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