Office of Legal Services

The Office of Legal Services handles the legal interests of the agency and works closely with the Attorney General’s Office in representing the Department in both state and federal courts. Legal Services is also responsible for responding to all requests for information that are received pursuant to the Open Records Act.

Open Records Requests

 

The Office of Legal Services handles all Open Records requests. All requests should be sent in writing via mail, email or fax. 

 

Mail:   

Department of Juvenile Justice

Office of Legal Services

3408 Covington Highway

Decatur, Georgia 30032

 

Email: legal@djj.state.ga.us

Fax: 404-508-5108

 

Youth Records

 

All youth records requests require a signed release. If the youth is under the age of 18, the release must be signed by the youth's parent or legal guardian.

Authorization for Release of Information.

 

All youth medical records requests require a signed release. If the youth is under the age of 18, the release must be signed by the youth's parent or legal guardian. 

Authorization for Release of Protected Health Information.

 

 

Contact us:

Email: legal@djj.state.ga.us

Phone: 404-508-7243

Fax: 404-508-5108

 

 


Office of Legal Services

Cindy Wang – General Counsel 
Cindy.Wang@djj.state.ga.us

 

Kim Brimm – Legal Secretary
Kimberly.Brimm@djj.state.ga.us

 

Pamela Sloane – Staff Attorney
Pamela Sloane@djj.state.ga.us

 

Jajuana Dewberry – Staff Attorney
JajuanaDewberry@djj.state.ga.us

 

Ashley Powell – Policy Coordinator

Ashley.Powell@djj.state.ga.us

 


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