Superior Court

Court administration oversees nonjudicial matters of the county's trial courts, under the guidance of the judges. Court administration provides coordination of several nonjudicial activities and services, including probation services, the law library, felony drug court, and the treatment and accountability court. Court administration also manages the Superior Court's expenditures for court services, interpretive services, guardian ad litem, indigent defense, and information technology.


The mission of the court administration is to coordinate the nonjudicial support functions to facilitate the effective operations of the courts.

Court Resources

Laura Welch
Court Administrator

Phone: 706-613-3161
Fax: 706-613-3169

Staff Directory

325 E. Washington St.
Suite 400
Athens, GA 30601
Superior Court Location

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m