Columbia Circuit Criminal Forms; Juvenile Court Pro Tem Judgeship; Thanks from the Augusta Bar Foundation

Juvenile Judge Position in the Augusta Judicial Circuit

The Judges of Superior Court, Augusta Judicial Circuit, will be appointing a Juvenile Court Judge Pro Tem for the Augusta Judicial Circuit. The term of appointment is for the unexpired term of Judge Amanda Heath.

Updated Criminal Forms- Columbia Judicial Circuit

Judge Blanchard, Judge Jolly, and Judge Padgett have been working to update and streamline their processes during the transition. As part of those updates, they have created a new set of criminal plea forms which better protect the public, attorneys, and judges.

The Judges of the Columbia Judicial Circuit as that you begin using the attached forms starting October 1, 2021.

Additionally, the Waiver of Arraignment form provided by the District Attorney’s Office for the Columbia Judicial Circuit can be found here: CJC Waiver of Arraignment

Augusta Bar Foundation Thanks You!

The Augusta Bar Foundation wants to thank the following bar members who have either donated to the Foundation or pledged to support the Foundation in the last month.  Thank you for your dedication to our mission to support at risk and/or disadvantaged youth within Burke, Columbia and Richmond Counties.

Augusta Bar Membership

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Please consider making a donation to the Georgia Legal Services Program when you submit your annual state bar dues form this year. GLSP provides civil legal services for those in need, helping ensure equal access to justice for all Georgians.

If you have not already done so, please submit your dues for 2021. Dues for 2021 are reduced to $100. Please submit your dues with the dues notice.

Please ensure your contact information for the Augusta Bar Directory Website is correct. To update your contact information with the Bar, please use the Member Info Update Form.