Chancery FAQ's

Am I required to use an attorney?

What free legal resources are offered in Rutherford County?

Can you recommend an attorney?

Is this where I get my car tags or marriage license?

May I file pleadings/petitions/complaints if I do not have the filing fee?

May I speak to the Chancellor or Judge regarding my case outside of the courtroom?

May I file pleadings by fax?

How do I get copies of documents from my court file?


When is the bill due?

May I make payments on court costs?

To whom shall my payment be made payable?

To what address should the payment be delivered?

What forms of payment do you accept?

Why do I have to pay the court costs when the other party filed the case?


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