Hours of Operation:
8:00 – 5:00 Mon – Fri

Criminal Division – Handles all criminal cases bound over from the General Sessions Court and Grand Jury indictments, appeals, etc.

Child Support Service – Handles court ordered child support cases

To schedule court dates parties in the lawsuit must contact the judge assigned to the case.

 

Where can I find legal forms?

  • The Circuit Court Clerks office cannot provide legal forms.

What does it cost to file a case?

Can I file by fax?

  • Fax filings will be charged $5.00 plus $1.00 per page due at the time of filing.

Are there any filings that cannot be faxed?

  • Any pleading with a filing fee, appeals from General Sessions, cities, summons bonds, confidential documents or notice of appeal
  • Process civil lawsuits over $15,000, workers compensation, property damage, personal injury, divorces, adoptions, auto damage, orders of protection, etc.

    • Forms are not available

    • Divorce information -

    • Part I – Ben W. Hooper II - 423-625-9440

    • Part II – Richard R. Vance – 865-453-7234

    • Part III – Rex Henry Ogle – 865-453-8385

    • Part IV – O. Duane Slone - 865-397-8733

    • Child Support Referee – LuAnne Ballew

    • Dandridge Child Support Office 865-397-9434

    • The Circuit Court Clerks office cannot provide legal forms.

    • Note: Download Civil Court Cost List

    • Fax filings will be charged $5.00 plus $1.00 per page due at the time of filing.

    • Any pleading with a filing fee, appeals from General Sessions, cities, summons bonds, confidential documents or notice of appeal

General Sessions Rules of Court

If you do not have an attorney, please click here.

Process Fee Sheet

Do I need an Attorney to represent me in General Sessions Civil Court?
No, in General Sessions Court you may represent yourself unless you are filing for a corporation.

What is a Civil Warrant?
A civil warrant is a money judgment that is not to exceed $25,000.00.  Download Civil Warrant

What is a Detainer Warrant?
This warrant is used in civil court to evict a renter or to collect rent that is due.  Download Detainer Warrant

What is a Warrant to Recover?
This warrant is used to recover personal property from someone or to collect a money judgment.  Download Recover Warrant

Who qualifies for a Protection Order?
To qualify for a protection order you have to show signs of recent physical abuse or to have a recent threat against your life. The person has to be of some relation to you or you must have been involved in a relationship with them.

 

Contact Information:

Phone:

865-453-5536 Civil

865-774-3731 Criminal

865-429-5270 Child Support

Fax: 865-774-9792

Mail:

125 Court Avenue
Room 204E
Sevierville, TN 37862

County Meetings & Events

Mon Dec 12 @ 5:00PM -
Steering Committee
Tue Dec 13 @ 5:30PM -
Planning Committee
Mon Dec 19 @ 5:00PM -
CANCELED Transportation Committee
Mon Dec 19 @ 6:00PM -
County Commission Meeting
Thu Jan 05 @ 3:00PM -
Water Committee
Thu Jan 05 @ 4:00PM -
Budget Committee
Thu Jan 05 @ 5:00PM -
Intergovernmental Committee
Thu Jan 05 @ 6:00PM -
Emergency Services

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