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Judge Jim Altman


Judge Jim Altman
 
Office Address:                           Phone:
404-613-9071

 


James S. Altman graduated from Georgia State University College of Law in 1985 and practiced in the areas of Criminal law, general Commercial Litigation, Domestic Relations, Zoning and Bankruptcy since that date.  Joining the Magistrate Court in 2002, he is been a member of the Council of Magistrate Court Judges Executive Committee and represented Fulton County before that body for the last six years.  While on the Executive Committee he has been co-chair of the Legislation Committee and chair of the Uniform Rules Committee.  He is also the Council representative to Judicial Council’s standing committee on Technology.  He has been a regular teacher at Continuing Judicial Education classes on the subjects of Search Warrants, Garnishments and Dispossessories. Married with two children and two grandchildren, he enjoys working with amateur radio and classic cars.