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Emanuel County, GA Court System Information

Emanuel County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,598. The county seat is Swainsboro.

Court District

Emanuel County is located within the Middle Judicial Circuit of the Superior Court Eighth District.

Emanuel County, GA Court Overview

The following courts are located in Emanuel County, Georgia. This list is not meant to be comprehensive and only lists courts with pages on Ballotpedia.

  1. 8th Superior Court District of Georgia
  2. Emanuel County State Court, Georgia
  3. Emanuel County Probate Court, Georgia
  4. Emanuel County Juvenile Court, Georgia
  5. Emanuel County Magistrate Court, Georgia

Visitation Information

Office Hours:
8AM – 5 PM, Monday – Friday

Physical Address:
Clerk of Court Office
Physical Address
125 S Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401
Phone: 478-237-8911
Fax: 478-237-1220

Mailing Address:
PO Box 627
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Emanuel Clerk of State Court

Kristin C Hall, Clerk of Court
125 S Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401
Phone: 478-237-8911
Fax: 478-237-1220
Email: Kristin.hall@gsccca.org

Services and Responsibilities:

The State Court of Emanuel County is locally legislated court that was introduced and approved by the Georgia General Assembly. The presiding judge is a locally elected State Court Judge. The court hears misdemeanor criminal matters, traffic violations, issues search and arrest warrants when needed, and handles civil matters not exclusively reserved for the Superior Court.

Emanuel County Probate Court

Emanuel County Probate Court Judge

Don E Wilkes, Probate Judge
Emanuel County Probate Court
125 S Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401
Phone: 478-237-7091
Fax: 478-237-2633
Email: dwilkes@emanuelco-ga.gov

Mailing Address:
PO Box 70
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Emanuel County Probate Court Clerk

Jeanie Hooks, Probate Court Clerk
Phone: 478-237-7091
Email: jhooks@emanuelco-ga.gov

Nicky Neal, Probate Court Clerk
Phone: 478-237-7091
Email: NNeal@emanuelco-ga.gov

Services and Responsibilities:

The Probate Court has limited by exclusive jurisdiction over the probate of wills and the administration of estates of deceased persons, the appointment of guardians of the person and property of incapacitated adults, and the appointment of guardians of the property of minors, the appointment, in certain circumstances, of guardians of the person of minors, and the commitment for involuntary treatment of persons addicted to drugs or alcohol and/or suffering for mental illnesses.

Emanuel County, GA Clerk of Superior Court

Kristin C Hall, Clerk of Superior Court
125 S Main Street
Swainsboro, GA 30401
Phone: 478-237-8911
Fax: 478-237-1220
Email: Kristin.hall@gsccca.org
Office Hours: 8AM – 5 PM, Monday – Friday

Mailing Address:
PO Box 627
Swainsboro, GA 30401

Services and Responsibilities:

The Office of the Clerk of Court is served by Kristin Hall, elected in 2012, as one of Emanuel County’s four constitutionally elected officials. The Clerk’s Office of Emanuel County serves the following courts: Superior, State, and Juvenile. The Clerk is considered the official record keeper of the county — maintaining criminal and civil court filings and serving as custodian of land and property records. The Clerk’s Office is also responsible for summoning and handling jury matters.

In addition to maintaining court and land records, the Clerk’s Office collects and distributes intangible taxes and transfer taxes for real estate transactions, assists with family violence matters, issues Notary Public commissions, accepts filings for Trade Name Registrations, serves as administrator of the Board of Equalization, and accepts and processes Passports applications on behalf of the Department of State.

Emanuel County, GA County Clerk

Harriett S. Lawson, County Clerk
Emanuel County Commissioners
101 N. Main Street
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401
Phone: 478-237-3881
Fax: 478-237-2593
Email: hslawson@emanuelco-ga.gov
Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am until 5:00 pm

Mailing Address:
PO Box 787
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

Services and Responsibilities:

The County Clerk and her designee record and maintain minutes and records of all accounts, orders and proceedings of the Emanuel County Board of Commissioners. These minutes and records are readily available for review and inspection by the citizens. Also provides administrative support for the County Administrator, Board of Commissioners, and other County Department Heads. The County Clerk conducts the affairs of this office as a public trust in the best interest of Emanuel County citizens.

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