Circuit Court Clerk


Divisions

Circuit Court Civil Division

Honorable Judge Mark Rogers
Judge Siskin - Elected Official

 

Circuit Civil Court handles cases such as contracts, torts, personal injury, property damage, malpractice, wrongful deaths, employment discrimination, civil rights suits, tax disputes, special remedies and cases not otherwise specified.


Contact Information

Hours: 8:00am to 4:15pm
Phone: (615) 898-7820
(615) 898-7821
Fax: (615) 217-7118

Mailing Address:

Rutherford County
Circuit Civil Court Clerk
Judicial Building - Room 201
20 Public Square North
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Physical Address:

Rutherford County Judicial Building
20 Public Square North
Judicial Building, Room 201
Murfreesboro, TN 37130


Fees

Flat Fees – Fees Should be Paid in Advance

CATEGORY ONE CASES
$329.50

contracts, torts, personal injury, property damage, malpractice,
wrongful deaths, employment discrimination, civil rights suits, tax disputes, special remedies and cases not otherwise specified.

CATEGORY TWO CASES
$254.50

workers comp, appeals to circuit from General Sessions, city court or other Courts or hearings; transfers from foreign counties, writs of mandamus, condemnation & quo warranto actions.

CATEGORY THREE CASES
$204.50

Adoptions, legitimations, paternity cases, termination of parental rights & other domestic relations matters not otherwise designated, restoration of citizenship, name change, minor settlements, enforcement of foreign judgments; and orders of protection, emancipation.

CATEGORY FOUR CASES
$77.00
Child support enforcement and modification, interstate support cases.
GUARDIANSHIP/CONSERVATORSHIP           
$264.50
DIVORCES
  with children
$304.50
  without children
$229.50
CROSS FILING/COUNTER COMPLAINTS
$100.00
* please add $28.00 for each summons served 
  by the Rutherford County Sheriff.
CONTEMPT
$77.00
PARENTING PLAN MODIFICATION
$77.00
COPIES – Per Page
$0.50
CERTIFICATION
$5.00
CONTINUANCES
$7.00
SUBPOENAS
$6.00
POST-JUDGMENT REQUESTS
$25.00

Garnishments, executions, levy, post-judgments, interrogatory, publication request, motions to set installment payments and post judgment orders and pleas, motion for new trial or motion to amend.

RECEIVING FUNDS ON CONFIRMATION OF PRIVATE SALE
$40.00
SURRENDERS
$50.00
EXPUNGMENTS
$100.00
PREPARING RECORD ON APPEAL
$300.00
THIRD PARTY COMPLAINTS
Same as original complaint minus Litigation Tax
PUBLICATION
  Daily News Journal
$225.00

 

FAX IN IS $5.00 PLUS A $1.00 PER PAGE
FAX OUT IS $3.00 PLUS $0.50 PER PAGE

WE DO NOT ACCEPT CREDIT OR DEBIT CARDS!
There is an ATM located in front of the building. We accept cash, money orders, and cashier checks.
Make all checks and money orders payable to Circuit Civil Court.


Handbooks

Guardianship/Conservatorship Handbook
So now You are a Gaurdian/Conservator Handbook
Pendente Light Hearings Handbook