Welcome to Georgia Superior Courts

The Superior Courts of Georgia is a court of general jurisdiction handling both civil and criminal law actions. Superior Court Judges preside over cases involving misdemeanors, contract disputes, premises liability, and various other actions. In addition, the Superior Court has exclusive equity jurisdiction over all cases of divorce, title to land, and felonies involving jury trials, including death penalty cases.

Glen A. Cheney sworn in as Superior Court Judge


On Monday, February 15th, 2016, Glen A. Cheney was sworn is as a superior court judge by Gov. Nathan Deal. (more…)

Judge A. Wallace Cato Recipient of 5th annual Emory Findley Award

5th Findley Award - Jan 2016

   At its 2016 annual meeting in Athens, the Council of Superior Court Judges awarded the Honorable A. Wallace Cato the fifth annual Emory Findley Award for “Outstanding Judicial Service.” (more…)

Jean-Paul “JP” Boulee sworn in as Superior Court Judge


On June 29th, 2015 Jean-Paul “JP” Boulee was sworn in as a Superior Court Judge.Judge Boulee will serve in the Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit, filling a vacancy created by the resignation of Hon. Cynthia J. Becker. (more…)

Chris Phelps Sworn in as Superior Court Judge


On Wednesday, March 4th, 2015, Chris Phelps was sworn in as a Superior Court Judge by Gov. Nathan Deal. (more…)