Superior Court Judge Quentin T. Sumner received the Judicial District Professionalism Award for his service in the 8th Judicial District.
Governor Roy Cooper has appointed Douglas Green to serve as district court judge in Judicial District 17 (Alamance).
All Things Judicial Features an Interview with Forsyth County Chief Assistant District Attorney Jennifer L. Martin
Martin has served as a Forsyth County prosecutor since 1999.
Governor Roy Cooper has appointed Ricardo Jensen to serve as superior court judge in Judicial District 6 (New Hanover and Pender Counties).
Find Track 4 eCourts training registration information and resources for employees and the legal community.
File & Serve (eFiling) and Portal Training Available for Attorneys and Judicial Partners in March and April 2024
File & Serve (eFiling) and Portal training sessions are now available for attorneys and judicial partners in March and April 2024.
Now that eCourts is live, eFiling is required for attorneys for any filings (including subsequent filings in open cases) in the 12 counties.
Merriweather has served as Mecklenburg County's chief prosecutor since 2017.
James "Jimbo" S. Perry Named as Executive Director of the Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism
Perry replaces former Executive Director Melvin Wright who served in this capacity until his retirement in December 2023.
This annual award is given for dedication and commitment to the principles of professionalism and public service to North Carolinians.
To support the transition to eCourts, there will be significant adjustments to courthouse operations the week prior.
All Things Judicial Features an Interview with Retired Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism Executive Director Mel Wright
Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism's former Executive Director Mel Wright retired December 2023.
Millions more North Carolinians to gain online access to their courthouse.
The changes are the result of the expiration of terms and vacancies.
26th Judicial District (Mecklenburg County) Announces Code-Green Severe Weather Alert for Court Operations on January 9, 2024
Due to inclement weather, all court sessions scheduled for TUESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2024, have been canceled and all matters will be rescheduled.
Womble was the very first recipient of the Chief Justice's Professionalism Award.
Chief Justice Paul Newby Proclaims January 2024 as Human Trafficking Awareness Month for the Judicial Branch
January 11 is proclaimed as Human Trafficking Awareness Day.
Public Defender Office to be Established in Judicial District 7 (Bertie, Halifax, Hertford, and Northampton counties)
The chief public defender will be installed in January 2024 with the main office being located at the Northampton County Courthouse.
Excerpts from a 2023 discussion between Chief Justice Paul Newby and UNC Law Professor John Orth.
26th Judicial District Announces Operational Changes Impacting Criminal Matters in Superior and District Court
Operational changes will be implemented, effective January 2, 2024, for courtrooms 1150, 4330, 5310, 8330, 8350, 8370, and 8390.