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

October 20, 2014

Defendant Arraigned on Tax Fraud Charges

October 14, 2014

Registered Sex Offender Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography

Radiology Billing Company to Pay $1.95 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

October 9, 2014

Barrow County Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

October 8, 2014

Ephren Taylor, II, Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Fraud

October 3, 2014

Accountant Pleads Guilty to Hiding Swiss Bank Account

October 1, 2014

Lawrenceville Tax Return Preparer Sentenced for Filing False Tax Returns

September 29, 2014

Former City of Marietta Employees and Landlords Sentenced for Section 8 Housing Fraud

Serial Armed Robber Sentenced to 32 Years in Federal Prison

Repeat Offender and Accomplice Sentenced for Sex Trafficking of a Minor from West Africa

September 26, 2014

New York Man Sentenced to Twelve Years in Prison for Defrauding Would-Be Borrowers

Owner of Atlanta Income Tax Preparation Firm Sentenced for Nearly $7 Million Refund Fraud

September 24, 2014

Nineteen Indicted for Cashing Stolen United States Treasury Checks and Credit Card Fraud

September 22, 2014

Hospital and Cardiologist Settle False Claims Act Case

Cherokee County Man Pleads Guilty to Multiple Felony Counts in "Sextortion" Prosecution

September 16, 2014

Former DeKalb and Georgia World Congress Center Official Indicted on Public Corruption Charges

September 12, 2014

Atlanta Man Sentenced for Interstate Transportation of 17-Year-Old Girl for Prostitution

Former Gwinnett County Lawyer Indicted for Stealing Client Funds

September 10, 2014

Attorney General Recognizes Northern District of Georgia Employees

September 9, 2014

Registered Sex Offender Sentenced for Receiving Child Pornography

September 8, 2014

Duluth Man Sentenced for Producing Child Pornography

September 5, 2014

Former CEO of Atlanta-Area Daycare Chain Sentenced to Prison for Stealing Nearly $2 Million in Federal Child Nutrition Funds

September 4, 2014

Another Vendor Indicted in Corruption Case Against Former Georgia National Guard Employee

August 28, 2014

Former VA Employee Sentenced for Stealing Government Funds

August 27, 2014

Corporate Vice President Pleads Guilty to Healthcare Fraud Scheme

August 26, 2014

Former DeKalb County Commissioner Charged with Stealing County Funds

August 25, 2014

Smyrna Man Sentenced for Identity Theft and Tax Fraud

Former Leader of Hindu Temple of Georgia Convicted on Fraud and Obstruction Charges

Georgia Man Sentenced for Tax Fraud and Identity Theft

August 21, 2014

Two Sentenced to Prison for Carjacking and Beating Robbery Victim

August 20, 2014

Radric Davis, aka Gucci Mane, Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegal Gun Possession

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