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.

Rebecca Crumrine Rieder Sworn In As Superior Court Judge
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Rebecca Rieder was sworn in as a superior court judge by Gov. Nathan Deal on November 7th, 2018. Judge Rieder will serve in the Atlanta Judicial Circuit, filling a vacancy created by the retiring of Judge Doris Downs.  (more…)

Holly Veal Sworn In As Superior Court Judge
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Judge Holly Veal, who formerly served as a judge on the Henry County Magistrate Court, was sworn in a Superior Court Judge in the Flint Judicial Circuit. (more…)

Shukura Ingram Millender Sworn In As Superior Court Judge
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On August 1st, 2018, Shukura Ingram Millender was sworn in as a Superior Court Judge by Governor Nathan Deal. Judge Millender will serve in the Atlanta Judicial Circuit, filling a vacancy created by retiring Judge Alford Dempsey Jr. (more…)

Amendments to Superior Court Rule 45 and For SC 6-2
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The Supreme Court has approved the amendments to Rule 45 (Court Security and Judicial Operations) and Superior Court Form SC 6-2 (Felony Sentence with Probation-amended to include behavioral incentive dates). The effective date for the amendments is March 22, 2018.

Supreme Court Order approving Rule 45 and Form SC-6.2