Solicitor General's Office

As of Monday, May 3, 2021, our staff has returned to the office full-time, Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm.  Please feel free to stop in, or, you may use our staff directory to remotely contact the person you are trying to reach.  

The health and safety of our community is our top priority. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact our office.

If you are experiencing an emergency, we urge you to call 911 as soon as possible.

*Please Note: While we offer a Google translator for community members whose first language is not English, we do not have any members of our staff who can offer interpretation assistance. If you require a translator, please have one before contacting our office. If you do not have one, we will assist you to the absolute best of our abilities!


Duties 

The solicitor general serves as the prosecuting attorney in State Court and the Athens-Clarke County and Winterville municipal courts. In these capacities, the solicitor general has the responsibility to decide on prosecution of all misdemeanor offenses occurring within the limits of Athens-Clarke County.