Current Judges

Chief Judge Richard A. Slaby
Chief Judge Richard A. Slaby
Initial term
  • Appointed 07/23/1997
Law School
  • 1965 Graduate of University of Georgia School of Law
Other Public Offices
  • Assistant Judge of Recorders Court for City of Augusta, GA from 1974 to 1980
  • Judge of Juvenile Court of Richmond County from 1980 to 1997
  • Judge of State Court of Richmond County 1997 to present
  • Judge of Probate Court of Richmond County from February, 2012, to January, 2013, Per O.C.G.A. 15-9-10

Contact
Ph: (706) 821-2582
Fx: (706) 821-1177
Judicial Assist. Kelly Campbell
Email
Judge David D. Watkins
Judge David D. Watkins
Initial Term
  • Appointed 07/23/1997
Law School
  • University of Georgia School of Law
Contact
Ph: (706) 821-2825
Fx: (706) 823-4418
Judicial Assist. Niya Barnes
Email
Judge Patricia W. Booker
Judge Patricia W. Booker
Initial Term
  • Appointed 12/14/2007
Law School
  • University of Georgia School of Law
Other Public Offices
  • 1979-1980 Assistant District Attorney
Contact
Ph: (706) 823-4401
Fx: (706) 823-4418
Judicial Assist. Callie Dent
Email
Judge John Flythe
Judge John Flythe
Initial Term
  • Appointed 08/16/2010
Law School
  • University of Georgia School of Law
Other Public Offices
  • Commission Member of Georgia Commission on Family Violence
  • 1999-2001 Assistant District Attorney
  • Associate Judge of Grovetown Municipal Court from 2006 - 2010
Contact
Ph: (706) 823-4412
Fx: (706) 821-1177
Judicial Assist. Kristy Madden
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Senior Judge Gayle B. Hamrick
Judge Gayle B. Hamrick
Initial Term
  • 1984 – 2010
Law School
  • 1976 Graduate of University of Georgia School of Law
Other Public Offices
  • Assistant District Attorney 1976 – 1979
  • Assistant Solicitor of State Court 1979 – 1980
  • Solicitor of State Court 1980 – 1984
  • Chief Judge of State Court 1997 – 2010
  • Appointed Senior Judge March 1, 2011