Cobb County Government


Are there any types of cases that cannot be filed in Magistrate Court?

How does the plaintiff know that an answer has been filed?

I missed the time to file an answer. Can I file a late answer?

If the last day to file my answer falls on a weekend, and the civil division of the Cobb County Magistrate Court is closed, what can I do?

Is there a cost to filing an answer or a counterclaim?


How does the defendant know that he or she is being sued?

What happens after the defendant is served with the Statement of Claim?

The party who sued me actually owes me money. What can I do?

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