Legal Services


Eatonton Probation Office

(State Probation)

105 South Jefferson Avenue

Eatonton, GA 31024

Mailing: P.O. Box 4223 Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.484.2970


Georgia Department Of Juvenile Justice

307 West Marion Street

Eatonton, GA 31024

Juvenile Probation/Parole Specialist: Edrick Adside

Phone: 1.706.484.2943

The mission of the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice is to protect and serve the citizens of Georgia by holding young offenders accountable for their actions through the delivery of services and sanctions in appropriate settings and by supporting youth in their communities to become productive and law-abiding citizens.


Georgia Legal Services Program

Macon Regional Office

241 Third Street

Macon, GA 31202

Mailing: P.O. Box 1057 Macon, GA 31202

Phone: 1.478.751.6261

Automated Attendant: 1.478.751.6500

Toll-Free: 1.800.560.2855

Fax: 1.478.751.6581


Georgia Legal Services Program (GLSP) is a statewide non-profit law firm serving 154 counties in Georgia outside the five-county metropolitan Atlanta area.  GLSP provides legal representation for clients in selected civil matters.  GLSP does NOT handle criminal cases.  The Macon staff focuses on preserving affordable housing, reducing poverty by helping clients retain or obtain financial benefits, keeping children in schools, and serving Spanish-speaking clients.  Six attorneys and three paralegals serve 23 counties with more than 136,000 potentially eligible clients.





JAG Probation Corporation

(Private Probation)

824 Oak Street

Suite 2

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.2247



Ocmulgee District Attorney Office

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Suite 122

Eatonton, GA 31024

District Attorney: Stephen Bradley

Assistant District Attorney: Reginald Bellury

Phone: 1.706.484.2987

Fax: 1.706.484.2990


Ocmulgee Judicial District Public Defender


G.B. Moore, III

Gray Office

P.O. Box 747

Gray, GA 31032

Phone: 1.478.986.6185

Fax: 1.478.986.6359


Ocmulgee Judicial District Juvenile Court Judge


Judge Philip B. Spivey

P.O. Drawer 1810

Milledgeville, GA 31059

Phone: 1.478.445.7060

Fax: 1.478.445.7059


Ocmulgee Judicial District Superior Court Judges


Chief Judge William A. Prior, Jr.

P.O. Box 728

Madison, GA 30650

Phone: 1.706.342.0672

Fax: 1.706.342.3730


Judge Hugh V. Wingfield, III

P.O. Box 1539

Gray, GA 31032

Phone: 1.478.986.6501

Fax: 1.478.986.3549


Judge E. Trenton Brown, III

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Suite 335

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.7530

Fax: 1.706.485.7549


Judge Brenda H. Trammell

P.O. Box 1050

Milledgeville, GA 31059

Phone: 1.478.445.4270

Fax: 1.478.445.2622


Judge Alison T. Burleson

P.O. Box 111

Monticello, GA 31064

Phone: 1.706.468.4906

Fax: 1.706.468.4929


Putnam County DUI Court

DUI Court Coordinator & Chief Probation Officer: Chelsea Hughes

Judicial Alternatives of Georgia

824 Oak Street

Suite 2

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.2247

Fax: 1.706.485.2249


Putnam County Probate Court

Judge Patrice Smith Underkofler

Putnam County Courthouse

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485-5476

Fax: 1.706.485-2515


The Probate Court jurisdiction includes estates, wills, guardianships and incapacity issues.  The Probate Court issues marriage licenses, firearm licenses, vital records, including birth and death records.  The Probate Judge performs marriage ceremonies subject to availability.  Crisis intervention services are available through involuntary commitment and document preparation for temporary protective orders.  Lastly, the Probate Court is an acceptance agent for United States Passports.



Putnam County State Court

Putnam County Courthouse

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Eatonton, GA 31024

The State Court was established by a 1970 legislative act that designated certain existing countywide courts of limited jurisdiction as state courts.  State courts may exercise jurisdiction over all misdemeanor violations, including traffic cases, and all civil actions, regardless of the amount claimed, unless the superior court has exclusive jurisdiction.


Judge R. Michael Gailey, Jr

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Suite 218

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.485.4056

Fax: 1.706.923.2341


Solicitor General:

Russell Thomas

100 South Jefferson Avenue

Suite 205

Eatonton, GA 31024

Phone: 1.706.923.2331

Fax: 1.706.923.2332