Welcome

Welcome to the official website for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia. The U.S. District Court is comprised of five divisions encompassing seventy counties in the state of Georgia with offices in Athens, Albany, Columbus, Macon, and Valdosta.

Court Locations

475 Mulberry Street
Macon, GA 31202

(478) 752-3497

201 West Broad Avenue
Albany, Georgia 31701

(229) 430-8432

115 East Hancock Avenue
Athens, Georgia 30601

(706) 227-1094

120 12th Street
Columbus, GA 31902

(706) 649-7816

401 North Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA 31601

(229) 242-3616

News & Announcements

The judges of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia are proposing an amendment to the court’s local rules. This amendment is in addition to those proposed in May of 2015. A copy of the proposed amendment is attached to this notice and is also available at each Office of the Clerk in the Middle District of Georgia.

The court is soliciting public comment on these proposed changes and asks that all comments be sent to the headquarter’s office of the Clerk of Court at Post Office Box 128, Macon, Georgia 31202 or be emailed to the following email address: rulecomments@gamd.uscourts.gov.  All comments must be received no later than close of business on July 23, 2015.

PDF   Proposed Change to Local Rules - June 2015

PDF   Proposed Changes to Local Rules - May 2015

The United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia seeks applicants for the position of Official Court Reporter.

PDF  Official Court Reporter Vacancy Announcement

All visitors to the courthouses in the Middle District of Georgia will be screened for security purposes. Brief cases, purses, packages, and the like will be x-rayed; no weapons of any kind, cameras, or recording devices are allowed in the courthouses.

PDF  Complete Policy Regarding Electonic Devices

Be advised that there has been a recent rise in inappropriate attempts to obtain personal identifiers by individuals utilizing emails that appear to be connected to jury service in the federal district court.

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