Georgia's Only Statewide GAL Training

Georgia Guardians ad Litem, Inc. is hosting its Annual Basic and Advanced Trainings at the beautiful Lake Lanier Islands Resort.

Basic and Advanced GAL Training

September 6 – 9, 2023

  • Receive basic training to become eligible to serve as a GAL in the Superior Courts of Georgia
  • Advanced training by leading experts to address the most challenging issues faced by GALs
  • Networking and collaboration with colleagues and experts in high conflict custody litigation
  • Opportunities to relax at the spa or by the lake, fish, hike the trails, golf, and take advantage of the fabulous amenities offered at the beautiful Lake Lanier Islands


Basic GAL Training
Wednesday, September 6

This one-day training satisfies the requirements of Uniform Superior Court Rule 24.9(2) qualifying you to serve as a GAL in the Superior Courts of the State of Georgia. Offered in-person and by Zoom for those who are unable to attend in-person. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Registration: $250

Advanced GAL Training
Thursday, September 7 thru Saturday, September 9

This three-day training focuses on advanced topics for GALs in high conflict custody litigation.
Daily breakfast and lunch on Friday will be provided.

Registration: $425


Combined Basic and Advanced Training

Registration: $575

Special Reduced Rates at Lake Lanier Islands Resort
Legacy Lodge // $213.00/night + taxes and charges (resort fee waived)
Legacy Villas // $299.00/night + taxes and charges (resort fee waived)
Lakehouses at Legacy // $475.00/night + taxes and charges (resort fee waived)

CLE credits applied for.

Reserve your hotel room today. Blocks are selling out quickly.

Lanier Islands Resort
Call (770) 945-8787
(Identify yourself as a member of the GaGAL group)

Holiday Inn Express & Suites
Book via this link

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