MAGISTRATE COURT

145 L Cary Bittick Drive | Forsyth, GA 31029 |(478) 994-7018 | Fax: (478) 994-7284


Magistrate Court is for those times that you can’t resolve a dispute with a person or a business, you may take your problem to court.
Magistrate Court, also called small claims court, is an informal court that handles money claims of less than $15,000.  This court offers a quick and inexpensive process to resolve complaints.

You may file a claim in Magistrate Court in your own name without an attorney, or you may hire an attorney at your expense.  Magistrate Court cases are heard and decided by a judge without a jury.  In some counties, mediation is recommended or required before a judge will hear the case.

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