The Metropolitan Tribunal of Atlanta ministry includes all matters concerning the application and practice of canon law within the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
The Judicial Vicar (Officialis) is the presiding judge of the Metropolitan Tribunal or court of law, and is assisted in case management and judicial processes by the judges, advocates, notaries, and other professionals of the court.
The Judicial Vicar is a consultant to the Archbishop and coordinates all aspects of Archdiocesan administration and services which are concerned with the application and practice of canon law throughout the Archdiocese of Atlanta. The staff canon lawyers and paralegal professionals of this Secretariat are canonical counsel to the bishop, offices, parishes, and institutions of the diocese.
El Tribunal Metropolitano ofrece su página en la red en inglés y en español. La versión en español se encuentra en el enlace http://www.archatl.com/esp/offices/tribunal/.