The Rutherford County Circuit Court Clerk Melissa Harrell is an elected official who serves for a term of four years and is responsible for all filings,
processing and final disposition of cases, which include several phases of the Civil and Criminal law procedures in the Juvenile, General Sessions
(Civil & Criminal), Circuit Civil and Circuit Criminal Courts. The Circuit Court Clerk employs Chief Deputies and several deputy clerks in each
court in order to fulfill the requirement to attend court sessions and perform all clerical functions of each court.
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