Valdosta, GA asked in Real Estate Law for Georgia

Q: If I already owned the property and my lawyer tricked me into signing a Petition For Grant Of Private Way?

Does a Petitioner Brief In Support Petition For Grant Of Private Way need to be filed first to receive the Petition For Grant Of Private Way?

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Michael D. Birchmore
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Michael D. Birchmore
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  • Lawrenceville, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: Not necessarily. Prior to a lawsuit being filed, the parties to a dispute, need, controversy, etc. may enter into land agreement(s) which will resolve the dispute, need, controversy, etc. If the agreement is good for both sides, it can save them a great deal of money by not having to litigate the thing in court. The agreement would then be filed with the clerk of court for recording in the land deed records.

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