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  • TEMPORARY PROTECTIVE ORDERS - Until further notice, petitions for temporary protective orders may be submitted online. For more information on the process and how to access the intake form, please go to the One Stop page.
    • 12-month hearings will be scheduled via videoconferencing unless otherwise ordered.
    • If you wish to file a motion (Contempt, Set Aside, Modification, Emergency Hearing, etc.) on a pending Temporary Protective Order, please go to the One Stop page to find available forms.
  • If you are an attorney representing a party on a Temporary Protective Order, please submit your filed entry of appearance to
  • Please note: The Court does not provide Court Reporters for civil matters. Parties are required to obtain their own Reporter.

  • NAME CHANGE PETITIONS - These cases are being facilitating via videoconferencing. The following items are required prior to scheduling:
    • The name change must have been published in the Fulton Daily Report and have run for four publications.
    • The Publisher's Affidavit must be filed with the Clerk of Superior Court.
    • You must have lived in Fulton County at least six months.

    Once these requirements have been met, please email to request a hearing.
  • CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT cases (State office of Child Support/East Point) scheduled in Courtroom 6J have been suspended until further notice. Parties are encouraged to contact the Office of Child Support Enforcement at 1-844-694-2347 for further information regarding their case or future hearing dates.
  • THE FAMILIES IN TRANSITION (FIT) SEMINAR In persion class is suspended until further notice. An online version of the seminar is available to participants. To register, please go to
  • The monthly Family Law Workshop and Family Law Legal Clinic have been suspended until further notice.



    TODA Audiencia  para Orden de Protección Temporal, que requiera de la presencia de Las Partes, han sido suspendidas hasta nuevo aviso.

    Se enviarán por email o por correo, las nuevas fechas de Comparecencia de Audiencia, a la información de contacto que contiene su Expediente. Si ha hecho algún cambio de dirección o de correo electrónico, desde la fecha de registro de su Demanda,  por favor  actualice dicha información  directamente comunicándose a la siguiente dirección electronica

    Muchas gracias y cuídense mucho.

Family Division
Superior Court of Fulton County
136 Pryor Street, S.W.
Suite C-826
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Office Number: 404-612-0505
Fax Number: 404-612-5582