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DEBRA DEBERRY, CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT OF DEKALB COUNTY

DeKalb Clerk of Superior Court  - DeKalb County Courthouse -  556 North McDonough Street -  Ground Floor Decatur, GA 30030  - (404) 371-2836

Civil/Family Case Filing

Civil and Family cases case be e-Filed from the Clerk of Superior Court's Office using PAT (Public Access Terminal). PAT's are available Monday thru Friday, 8:30AM to 5:00PM.  If you need paperwork for any Domestic matter and some subsequent filings for General Civil matters, please contact our Family Law Information Center at 404-687-3990, located on the 1st floor of the Courthouse, near the main entrance or you may obtain New Case Packets and General Forms by clicking this link:

http://www.dekalbsuperiorcourt.com/family-law/forms/court-forms/

Clerk of Superior Court

Civil Division

556 North McDonough Street

Ground Floor

Decatur, GA 30030

404-371-2836

8:30AM - 5:00PM

Civil Department

Helpful Links & Forms

DEPARTMENTS  LIST

E-Filing Forms (.pdf)

 

 

In Forma Pauperis

 

If you are initiating a new case and want to proceed in forma pauperis select one of the following case types:

 

-   Pauperis CV (Initiate) for Civil Case.

 

-   Pauperis FM (Initiate) for Family Case.

If you have questions about the Civil E-filing process, please contact Tara Jackson at 404-371-3267

 

 

E-Filing

We now offer e-filing for your civil case! You can now  electronically file your civil

case at https://georgia.tylerhost.net/ofsweb.  See the Quick Reference User Guide  

to set up your eFileGA Account.

 

New: e-filing of Civil Cases mandatory as of 12/31/16:

See Press Release concerning e-Filing

Order regarding Mandatory e-Filing of Civil Cases

 

Instructions

**READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS BELOW AND THE MANDATORY E-FILING ORDER TO MINIMIZE THE CHANCE OF YOUR FILING BEING REJECTED: **

Proposed Orders

 

Proposed Orders must be submitted to the Clerk of Court in both Word and PDF file format through eFileGA.   Filer must use the "Proposed Order" filing code.

Exhibits

 

If you have exhibits to pleadings, the exhibits should be part of the lead document. If filing exhibits separately, include a notice of filing (filing code "Notice of Filing) as the first pleading, and then use the filing code "Exhibit" for each exhibit cited in the notice of filing.

Filing Codes

 

 

Use a separate filing code for all Original Signed Pleadings and for the following documents:

 

 

 
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Please contact Chief Deputy Rick Setser at 404-371-2391.