Decatur Courthouse Address:
Seybourn H. Lynne
U. S. Courthouse & Post Office
400 Well Street
Decatur, AL 35601
Please note: The Courthouse is located in the U.S. Post Office building.
Jury Office Telephone: 800-222-8175
Please do not park in any areas marked, “Restricted.” Parking is available for jurors behind the federal building on Ferry Street. Parking is also available in the public parking lot across the street from the federal building at the corner of Cherry and Well Streets. The court is not responsible for parking violations.
SUGGESTED AREA HOTELS (U.S. Government rates may be available to you upon request)
Courtyard by Marriott Decatur, 1209 Courtyard Cir SW, Decatur, AL 35603. (256) 355-4446
Hampton Inn Decatur, 2041 Beltline Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35601. (256) 355-5888
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Decatur, 2226 Beltline Rd SW, Decatur, AL 35601. (256) 301-9995
Home-Towne Suites Decatur, 2125 Jameson Pl SW, Decatur, AL 35603. (256) 308-0811
Please note: These hotels are suggestions only, and are in no way recommendations of the Court. Please feel free to stay at any hotel of your choice.
Jurors who live 50 miles or more one-way from the courthouse you may stay overnight in a hotel, or if you have family/friends in the area you may stay with them. If you stay overnight in a hotel you will be paid at the current rate of $144 for each night and $51 on your last day of jury service (the day you travel back home) in addition to your attendance fee. You must submit a receipt to the Court in order to receive this fee. If you stay overnight with family/friends you will be paid $51 for each night and for your last day of jury service in addition to your attendance fee.