Judge H. Patrick Haggard

  1. Superior Court Jury Trial Proceedings Held at Classic Center Foundry Building

    Until further notice, all jury trial proceedings for Superior Court will be conducted at the Classic Center in the Foundry building. Read on...
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Judge H. Patrick Haggard

The Superior Court is Georgia’s general jurisdiction trial court. It has exclusive, constitutional authority over felony, divorce, and equity cases, and cases regarding title to land. The exclusive jurisdiction of this court also covers the following matters:

  • Declaratory judgments
  • Habeas corpus
  • Mandamus
  • Quo warranto
  • Prohibition

The Superior Court corrects errors made by lower courts by issuing writs of certiorari.