File these forms if you and the child reside in Gwinnett County and you cannot locate the child’s mother/guardian.
Legitimation by publication packet
What if I cannot afford the filing fee?
Complete and submit the Affidavit of Indigence and Eligibility to Proceed In Forma Pauperis. A judge will decide whether or not you have to pay the filing fee. If your request is granted, the publication fee is also waived.