About Us

The Fulton County Magistrate Court exists to serve thecitizens if Fulton County.  Here, you may choose to represent yourself. If you choose to represent yourself, you are not required to have anattorney to appear in this court, which makes the Magistrate Court accessiblefor self-represented parties.  No jury trials are held in Magistrate Courtand our jurisdictional level is $15,000 in civil cases.

The Civil Division handles matters such as Abandoned Motor Vehicles, Dispossessory(Landlord-Tenant) Actions,Small Claims, Garnishments, Weddings/Marriages, Personal PropertyForeclosure. And, the Criminal Division handles matters such as warrant applications, first appearance hearings, preliminary hearings and child abandonment warrant applications. The Fulton County Magistrates also provide judicial assistance as requested by the Superior and State Courts.