Asha F. Jackson

Division 2
DeKalb County Courthouse
Room 6230

Phone: 404.371.2344

Court Calendars

Steps for Pro Se Divorce Cases

Information for Division 2:

  • All email communications must cc the opposing party or parties
  • For all scheduling and hearing requests, contact Rakilah Green, the Judicial Case Manager
    (404.371.4704 / rrgreen2@dekalbcountyga.gov)
  • Mediation – parties are required to attend mediation prior to the scheduling of all hearings
  • Consolidated Pretrial Orders are required prior to bench trials and jury trials and must comply with USCR 7.2
  • Uncontested divorces will not be finalized until 31 days have passed from the filing of proof of service.  You must contact chambers to notify the Court that your divorce is ready.
  • Divorces with children will NOT be granted unless both parties have attended the Divorcing Parents Seminar
  • We DO accept Motions for Judgment on the Pleadings for Divorces with and without children
    • For divorces with children, you must include a Settlement Agreement, Child Support Addendum, Child Support Worksheet and Parenting Plan for consideration
  • Adoptions – contact the Staff Attorney for scheduling
    (Home investigations are required)

Staff

Sha’Dae Williams Judicial Assistant 404.371.2344
Terri R. Simmons Law Clerk  
Rakilah Green Calendar Clerk 404.371.4704