Probate Court

The Probate Court Judge is elected to serve a four-year term.

Judge Clarence Cuthpert, Jr. is the Probate Judge of Rockdale County. Prior to being elected in November, 2016, Judge Cuthpert practiced law throughout the State of Georgia for 20 years. His areas of practice included Probate, Employment, Administrative, Discrimination, Criminal, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death law.

Judge Cuthpert received his Bachelor of Science degree from Savannah State University, Master of Public Administration degree from Georgia Southern University, and Juris Doctor degree from Nova Southeastern University. He is admitted to the U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit; U.S. District Court for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts, Georgia; Supreme Court of Georgia, Georgia Court of Appeals; Superior and State Courts of Georgia; and is a registered Mediator and Arbitrator through the Georgia Office of Dispute Resolution. Judge Cuthpert is also a member of the Georgia Council of Probate Judges, Rockdale Bar Association and NewRock Legal Society.

The Probate Court handles estate matters, vital records, marriage licenses, weapons carry licenses, guardianships, conservatorships, miscellaneous and ceremonial duties.
Office Location:
Rockdale County Courthouse
922 Court St., Room 107
Conyers, GA 30012

Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Telephone: 770-278-7700
Fax: 770-278-8928

Contacts:
Judge Clarence Cuthpert, Jr.

Chief Clerk of Probate Court, Angela George