Augusta has been on the map since its establishment in 1736. Named after a once princess of Wales, the city has been declared the capital of Georgia twice in its history. While not the capital today, Augusta has over 556,877 residents and is the third largest city in Georgia. When it comes to understanding legal matters here, FindLaw can help. We have compiled a list of courthouses, free legal aid providers, car accident information, criminal laws, and more.
You need a lawyer, but you just can’t afford one. Augusta is already expensive enough. Between your rent, food, and bills, you’re spread pretty thin. Richmond County has several options for free or low-cost legal aid for those who qualify.
Have you had a car accident on Mike Padgett Highway, Peach Orchard Road, Gordon Highway or anywhere else in Richmond County? Here’s some useful information about what to do at the scene of an Augusta car accident, when to call the police, tips about insurance laws, and more.
Have you or someone you know been arrested in Augusta? Whether it’s for reckless driving or robbery charges, a criminal case is intimidating. Here’s some general information to help guide you through the process from an arrest through sentencing.