Northern District of Georgia

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About the U.S. Attorney

Sally Quillian Yates, USASally Quillian Yates, USA

Sally Quillian Yates was nominated by President Obama to serve as United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia and was confirmed by the Senate on March 10, 2010. She is the first woman to serve as United States Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia.

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about the District

The Northern District of Georgia includes over six million people with a geographic scope that runs from the mountains in the north, to the Atlanta suburbs in the south, from the border of Alabama in the west, to the two Carolinas in the east. 


Richard B. Russell Federal Building
75 Spring Street, S.W.
Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30303-3309
Tel: 404.581.6000
Fax: 404.581.6181

Recent News

July 30, 2014

Lingerie Business Owner Sentenced to Federal Prison for Bribery

July 22, 2014

Owner of Allergy Lab Pleads Guilty to Faking Allergy Test Results

July 18, 2014

Atlanta Armed Robbery Crew Sentenced

July 10, 2014

Company Settles Claims that it Deliberately Underpaid Workers

July 8, 2014

College Park Police Officer Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Obtaining U.S. Citizenship

Apollo E. Nida Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Mail, Wire and Bank Fraud

Former Carter's Executives and Portfolio Manager for New York Hedge Fund Sentenced to Federal Prison tor Multi-Million Dollar Insider Trading Conspiracies

July 1, 2014

Lilburn Resident Sentenced for Illegal Possession of Firearms

June 30, 2014

Business Owner Sentenced to Prison for Obstructing the Collection of $3 Million in Employment Taxes

Griffin, GA. Tax Preparer Sentenced for Filing False Tax Returns

June 27, 2014

Northern District of Georgia Targets Prescription Drug Abuse

Two Men Charged With Defrauding Delta And Northwest Airlines of $22 Million

June 26, 2014

Atlanta Man Who Impersonated a DEA Agent Pleads Guilty to Charges Related to Prescription Fraud Scheme

Disbarred Attorney Sentenced for Stealing Client Funds

June 19, 2014

Two 'Pill Mill' Owners Sentenced

June 17, 2014

Ephren Taylor, II, Leader of "Building Wealth Tour," Arrested on Fraud Charges

June 16, 2014

Spalding County Battalion Chief and Firefighter Indicted for Tipping Off Drug Dealers

June 12, 2014

Career Offender Sentenced for Armed Bank Robbery

June 11, 2014

Two Brothers Charged with Preparing and Filing False Tax Returns

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