I have a degree in law from Tbilisi Institute of Law & Psychology (2003). Six years with the Legal Aid Service is my longest practice as a lawyer. Legal aid is in high demand in Georgia. Usually, I have 100 and more running cases at a time. So..
I have been working for the Legal Aid Service since 2015. First as a consultant, now as lawyer on administrative and civil cases. Being a consultant was a rewarding experience. I managed to help several thousand people. As a lawyer, I have handled hu..
I have been a journalist my whole life but now I am retired and socially disadvantaged. Being lonely and poor is just part of my troubles. My relatives used lies and threats on me to steal my apartment, where I have lived for 14 years, and left me ho..
On 29-31 October, in Borjomi, the training on Violence against Women and Domestic Violence is carried out for the LAS bureau and registry lawyers. The aim of the training is to raise legal awareness and get introduced with psychological aspects, as w..
On September 19, 2018, head of the LAS Samegrelo-Zugdidi Bureau Roman Keidia, consultant Nino Minjia and chief of the non-governmental organization “Legal Protection Institute” Irakli Avaliani held a meeting with the IDP population of Zgh..
On 26 October, 2018, the Supreme Court rendered a decision on the case of the LAS Tbilisi Bureau lawyer Giorgi Mdinaradze. On November 8, 2015, while carrying out his professional duties, the LAS lawyer received physical and verbal insult from the he..
The LAS Samtskhe-Javakheti Bureau lawyer Davit Teliashvili and the consultant of Akhalkalaki Consultation Center Vasil Balakhadze held meeting with the employees of Ninotsminda local self-administration bodies and the local population. The meeting wa..
The LAS Mtskheta-Mtianeti Legal Aid Bureau covers the territories of Mtskheta, as well as Akhalgori, Dusheti, Tianeti and Kazbegi municipalities. The locals who reside far from the municipality center are not able to visit the LAS office in Mtskheta...
LAS public lawyers attend 3-day training on “Placement of a person in a medical institution with the aim of involuntary psychiatric treatment”. The purpose of the training is to raise awareness of the public lawyers on the above-mentioned..
The former CEO of the Dutch Legal Aid Council Peter Van Den Biggelaar who now is a legal aid expert visited Legal Aid Service of Georgia for several days. The aim of the visit is to study caseload of the public lawyers who work at the LAS legal aid b..