Fulton County Criminal Lawyer

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Fulton County, Georgia Court Information

Fulton County Superior Court

The Superior Court is Georgia's general jurisdiction trial court. It has jurisdiction over both criminal cases such as felony cases, divorce cases, equity cases and cases that involve a jury. For example, if you are charged with a misdemeanor or traffic violation but request a jury trial, you will be transferred to Fulton County Superior Court.

Fulton County is part of the Atlanta Judicial Circuit. There are twenty judges on the Atlanta Circuit. Honorable Gail S. Tusan is the Chief Judge for the Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit and her office can be reached at 404-612-8520. The other Judges on the Atlanta Judicial Circuit are:

  • Judge Kimberly M. Esmond Adams
  • Judge Jane C. Barwick
  • Judge T. Jackson Bedford Jr.
  • Judge Christopher S. Brasher
  • Judge Thomas R. Campbell Jr.
  • Judge Alford J. Dempsey Jr.
  • Judge Doris L. Downs
  • Judge Kelly Lee Ellerbe
  • Judge Ural D. Glanville
  • Judge John J. Goger
  • Judge Shawn E. LaGrua
  • Judge Bensonetta Tipton Lane
  • Judge David Todd Markle
  • Judge Robert C. McBurney
  • Judge Henry M. Newkirk
  • Judge Constance C. Russell
  • Judge Craig L. Schwall Sr.
  • Judge Wendy Lee Shoob
  • Judge Paige Reese Whitaker

Paul L. Howard is the District Attorney for Fulton County and his office can be reached at 404-612-4981. For other superior court information, call the Clerk of Superior Court, Catherina Tine Robinson at 404-613-5313. The Superior Court is located at the 136 Pryor Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.

Fulton County State Court

Fulton County State Court prosecutes misdemeanors and traffic violations that occur in Fulton County but outside of the City Limits of Alpharetta, Atlanta, Chattahoochee Hills, East Point, Fairburn, Hapeville, Johns Creek, Milton, Mountain Park, Palmetto, Roswell, Sandy Springs, and Union City. 

The Judges for Fulton County State Court are:

  • Chief Judge Diane E. Bessen
  • Judge Patsy Y. Porter
  • Judge John R. Mather
  • Judge Myra H. Dixon
  • Judge Fred C. Eady
  • Judge Susan E. Edlein
  • Judge Jay M. Roth
  • Judge Wesley B. Tailor
  • Judge Jan Morrison
  • Judge Eric A. Richardson

Keith E. Gammage is the Solicitor General and his office can be reached at 404-612-4000. Fulton County State Court is located at the Justice Center Tower, 185 Central Avenue, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. For information about your ticket or other court information call 404-613-5040.

Alpharetta Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Alpharetta will go before Alpharetta Municipal Court. The Judges for Alpharetta Municipal Court are the Honorable Lee Whiteside, Brian Hansford and Chief Judge Barry L. Zimmerman. Court is held at 12624 Broadwell Road, Alpharetta, Georgia 30004. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 678-297-6250.

Atlanta Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Atlanta will go before Atlanta Municipal Court.

The Judges for Atlanta Municipal Court are:

  • Judge Calvin S. Graves
  • Judge Gary E. Jackson
  • Judge Crystal A. Gaines
  • Judge Herman L. Sloan
  • Judge Christopher E. Ward
  • Judge Terrinee L. Gundy
  • Judge Leigh M. DuPre
  • Judge JaDawnya C. Butler
  • Judge Christopher T. Portis
  • Judge Ardra L. Bey

Court is held at 150 Garnett Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30303. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 404-954-7914.

Chattahoochee Hills Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Chattahoochee Hills will go before Chattahoochee Hills Municipal Court. Chattahoochee Hills Municipal Court is held at 6505 Rico Road, Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia 30268. Judge Russell Ross Jr. presides over Chattahoochee Hills Municipal Court. For questions about your ticket or other court information call the Court clerk, Shannon Stroup, at 770-463-6576. 

East Point Municipal Court

If you have received a ticket for a traffic violation in East Point, Georgia, you will go before the East Point Municipal Court. Honorable Rashida Oliver is the Judge of East Point Municipal Court. Court is held at the East Point Law Enforcement Center located at 2727 East Point Street, East Point, Georgia 30344. For questions about your ticket or for other court information call the Court Clerk, Kristie Collier, at 404-559-6246.

Fairburn Municipal Court

Judge Monica Ewing presides over Fairburn Municipal Court. It is located at 26 West Campbellton Street, Fairburn, Georgia and the Court phone number is 770-683-4611. 

Hapeville Municipal Court

Judge Monica Ewing presides over Hapeville Municipal Court. Court is held at 700 Doug Davis Drive, Hapeville, Georgia 30354. For questions about your ticket or other court information contact the Clerk of Court, Monique Cook, at 404-669-2149.

Johns Creek Municipal Court

Chief Judge Donald Schaefer presides over Johns Creek Municipal Court along with Judge Scott Carter and Judge Kalin Jones. Johns Creek Municipal Court is located at 11445 Johns Creek Parkway, Johns Creek, Georgia 30097. For more information call the Clerk of Court, Trina Gallien, at 678-512-3444.  

Milton Municipal Court

All cases that involve traffic violations occurring in Milton will go before Milton Municipal Court. Judge Brian Hansford and Judge Barry L. Zimmerman preside over Milton Municipal Court. Municipal Court is located at 13000 Deerfield Parkway, Suite 107, Milton, Georgia 30004. For any questions about your ticket, contact the court at 678-242-2525 

Mountain Park Municipal Court

If you have received a ticket for a traffic violation in Mountain Park, Georgia, you will go before the Mountain Park Municipal Court. Honorable Louis Levenson is the Judge of Mountain Park Municipal Court. Court is held on the first Wednesday of the month at 118 Lakeshore Drive, Roswell, Georgia 30075. For questions about your ticket or for other court information call 770-993-4231.

Palmetto Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Palmetto will go before Palmetto Municipal Court. Palmetto Municipal Court is held at 401 Carlton Road, Palmetto, Georgia 30268. Judge Russell Ross Jr. and Judge Clay Rollins preside over Palmetto Municipal Court. For questions about your ticket or other court information call the Court Clerk, Lisa Walker, at 770-463-9068.

Roswell Municipal Court

If you have received a ticket for a traffic violation in Roswell, Georgia, you will go before the Roswell Municipal Court. Honorable Brian Hansford is the Judge of Roswell Municipal Court. Court is held at the 38 Hill Street, Suite 200, Roswell, Georgia 30075. For questions about your ticket or for other court information call the Court at 770-641-3790.

Sandy Springs Municipal Court

Traffic violation tickets that occur in Sandy Springs will go before Sandy Springs Municipal Court. The Judges for Sandy Springs Municipal Court are the Honorable Joseph F. Burford, Judge Sharon Dickson, Judge Marcia McCrory Ernst, Judge Candiss Howard, and Judge Donald W. Schaefer. Court is held at 7840 Roswell Road, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350. For any questions about your ticket or other court information, call 770-206-2075.

Union City Municipal Court

Cases that involve misdemeanor traffic violations, shoplifting, and city ordinance violations occurring in Union City will go before Union City Municipal Court. Union City Municipal Court is held at 5060 Union Street, Union City, Georgia 30291. Honorable Monica Ewing, Honorable Ronald J. Freeman Sr., and Honorable Russell T. Ross preside over Union City Municipal Court. For questions about your ticket or other court information call the Court at 770-306-6847.

Fulton County, Georgia Superior Court

Fulton County, Georgia State Court

Alpharetta Municipal Court

Atlanta Municipal Court

Chattahoochee Hills Municipal Court

East Point Municipal Court

Fairburn Municipal Court

Hapeville Municipal Court

Johns Creek Municipal Court

Milton Municipal Court

Mountain Park Municipal Court

Palmetto Municipal Court

Roswell Municipal Court

Sandy Springs Municipal Court

Union City Municipal Court

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