June 21, 2021    


Re: First Advantage Corporation

Registration Statement on Form S-1

File No. 333-256622

Division of Corporation Finance

Securities and Exchange Commission

100 F Street, N.E.

Washington, D.C. 20549

c/o Mara Ransom and Taylor Beech

Ladies and Gentlemen:

Pursuant to Rule 461 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, First Advantage Corporation (the “Company”) hereby requests that the effective date of the above-referenced Registration Statement be accelerated so that it may become effective at 2:00 p.m., New York, NY time, on June 22, 2021, or as soon as possible thereafter. In this regard, the Company is aware of its obligations under the Securities Act.

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Very truly yours,
By:   /s/ Scott Staples
  Name: Scott Staples
  Title: Chief Executive Officer