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Free Legal Assistance Available for Georgia Disaster Victims

A toll-free legal aid hotline is now available to victims of Georgia's recently declared disaster areas in Bryan, Bulloch, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, McIntosh and Wayne counties. Victims facing legal issues who are unable to afford a lawyer may call 866-584-8027 (toll-free) or 404-527-8793 (local) between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, to request assistance.

The service, which allows callers to request the assistance of a lawyer to aid in disaster related matters, is a partnership between the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, the Georgia Young Lawyers Division, Georgia Legal Services Program and Atlanta Legal Aid Society.

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