Local Rules of Court


    The collection below consists of links to official court web sites or to PDF files created by those courts.  These PDF documents will be updated periodically, but should not be used as a substitute for obtaining a current version directly from the appropriate court.


Directory of Tennessee Judicial Districts

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Directory of Tennessee counties and links to Judicial Districts
Anderson Bedford
Benton
Bledsoe
Blount
Bradley
Campbell
Cannon
Carroll
Carter
Cheatham
Chester
Claiborne
Clay
Cocke
Coffee
Crockett
Cumberland
Davidson
Decatur
DeKalb
Dickson
Dyer
Fayette
Fentress
Franklin
Gibson
Giles Grainger
Greene
Grundy
Hamblen
Hamilton
Hancock
Hardeman
Hardin
Hawkins
Haywood
Henderson
Henry
Hickman
Houston
Humphreys
Jackson
Jefferson
Johnson
Knox
Lake
Lauderdale
Lawrence
Lewis
Lincoln
Loudon
McMinn
McNairy
Macon
Madison
Marion
Marshall
Maury
Meigs
Monroe Montgomery
Moore
Morgan
Obion
Overton
Perry
Pickett
Polk
Putnam
Rhea
Roane
Robertson
Rutherford
Scott
Sequatchie
Sevier
Shelby
Smith
Stewart
Sullivan
Sumner
Tipton
Trousdale
Unicoi
Union
Van Buren
Warren
Washington
Wayne Weakley
White
Williamson
Wilson
         
 

Tennessee Judicial Court Districts

Files are available in PDF format or as links to the AOC or other court web site


1st Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Carter, Johnson, Unicoi, Washington

Circuit, Chancery Court (link)
17th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Bedford, Lincoln, Marshall, Moore

Chancery, Circuit and Criminal Court Rules


2nd Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Sullivan

Circuit, Chancery Court (PDF)

Criminal Court Rules
18th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Sumner

Circuit, Chancery, Criminal and Probate Courts Rules


3rd Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Greene, Hamblen, Hancock, Hawkins

 
19th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Montgomery, Robertson



4th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Cocke, Grainger, Jefferson, Sevier

20th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Davidson



5th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Blount

Circuit Court Divisions I and II, and Chancery Court for Blount County Cases Only
21st Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Hickman, Lewis, Perry, Williamson

Circuit and Chancery Courts Rules



6th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Knox

22nd Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Giles, Lawrence, Maury, Wayne

Circuit, Chancery and Criminal Courts Rules


7th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Anderson

Circuit, Chancery, Probate and Criminal Court
23rd Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Cheatham, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Stewart

Circuit and Chancery Courts Rules


8th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Campbell, Claiborne, Fentress, Scott, Union

24th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Benton, Carroll, Decatur, Hardin, Henry

Circuit and Chancery Courts Rules


9th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Loudon, Meigs, Morgan, Roane

Circuit, Chancery & Criminal Courts
25th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Fayette, Hardeman, Lauderdale, McNairy, Tipton



10th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Bradley, McMinn, Monroe, Polk

Circuit, Chancery & Criminal Courts rules
26th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Chester, Henderson, Madison



11th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Hamilton

27th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Obion, Weakley

Chancery and Circuit


12th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Bledsoe, Franklin, Grundy, Marion, Rhea, Sequatchie

Circuit and Chancery Courts rules
28th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Crockett, Gibson, Haywood



13th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Clay, Cumberland, DeKalb, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, White

29th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Dyer, Lake



14th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Coffee

Circuit Court and Chancery Court rules
30th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Shelby



15th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Jackson, Macon, Smith, Trousdale, Wilson

Circuit, Chancery and Crminal
31st Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Van Buren, Warren

Circuit and Chancery Courts Rules


16th Judicial District of Tennessee
Counties: Cannon, Rutherford

   



Federal Courts




U.S. Supreme Court
Link to court's rules page

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
Link to court's rules page

U.S. District Court
Eastern District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Eastern District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page

U.S. District Court
Middle District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Middle District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page

U.S. District Court
Western District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Western District of Tennessee
Link to court's rules page


State Appellate Courts

(Links to Administrative Office
of the Courts web site)



Rules of Evidence
Link to Rules of Evidence

Rules of Procedure
Rules of Civil Procedure

Rules of Criminal Procedure

Rules of Appellate Procedure

Rules of Juvenile Procedure

Rules of Court
Tennessee Supreme Court

Tennessee Court of Appeals

Tennessee Court of Appeals - Internal Operating Procedure

Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals