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Disciplinary Process

The Supreme Court of Georgia created the State Bar of Georgia in 1964. The Court authorized the Bar to maintain rules of professional conduct for lawyers practicing in the state, and to enforce those rules by bringing disciplinary proceedings against lawyers who violate them. The disciplinary process is complex, and the early stages of an investigation are completely confidential, even as to the Bar’s officers and other leadership. The Supreme Court of Georgia regulates the practice of law in Georgia and has the final say regarding any public discipline against a lawyer. Read More

Talk to Someone About a Problem with Your Lawyer

If you have problems with your lawyer, we are here to help. Please contact the Client Assistance Program (CAP) for assistance at 404-527-8759. Read More

File a Complaint

If you would like to file a complaint against your lawyer, please download the following grievance form and instructions: