Judge Mary Grace Diehl retired from the Court on February 22, 2018 and was recalled into service by the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals on February 23, 2018. Judge Diehl will not maintain a regular caseload but is available for mediations. Please see the General Information tab of the Court's website for the mediation procedures http://www.ganb.uscourts.gov/mediation-procedures
With a few exceptions the following case reassignments will take place immediately:
• Cases currently assigned to Judge Mary Grace Diehl will be reassigned to Judge Barbara Ellis-Monro (Atlanta and Rome Divisions)
• Cases assigned to Judge Ellis-Monro will be reassigned to Judge Sage M. Sigler
All scheduled hearings will proceed as noticed although the courtrooms may change. There will be appropriate signage on hearing days to direct lawyers and parties to the correct courtrooms.
M. Regina Thomas
Clerk of Court