Circuit Court Clerk

20 N. Public Square
Judicial Building
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Juvenile Clerk's Office
P: (615) 898-7972
F: (615) 217-7120

General Sessions
Civil Division

P: (615) 217-0069
F: (615) 898-7801

General Sessions
Criminal Division

P: (615) 898-7831
F: (615) 898-7835

Circuit Court Civil Division
P: (615) 898-7820
F: (615) 217-7118

Circuit Court Criminal Division
P: (615) 898-7812
F: (615) 217-7119

Collections Office
P: (615) 849-5737
F: (615) 217-7118

Mission Statement

We look beyond the lives in a file to consistently, accurately and resourcefully serve our public (customers, attorneys, judges and others) with passion, courtesy, empathy and commitment.

Vision Statement

The Rutherford County Clerks of Court Offices are THE best Clerks of Court Offices making a difference in and potentially improving others’ challenging situations with knowledge, kindness, and understanding.

Shared Values

Courtesy Empathy/Compassion
Enthusiasm “Getting it Right”/Accuracy
Hard Work Teamwork
Dependability/Reliability Accomplishment
“Inside Recognition”/Encouragement Sincerity
Relationships (friends & coworkers)/Camaraderie Teamwork
Honesty Fairness
Efficiency Security
Tactfulness/Patience Assertiveness


Tennessee Administrative Office of the Courts

Justice for All
(A TN Supreme Court Initiative)


(Free legal advice
& counsel)

Tennessee Open
Records Information

Tennessee Code Annotated

Rutherford County
Juvenile Court

Rutherford County
Chancery Court Clerk & Master

Rutherford County Seal

Rutherford County, Tennessee does not discriminate based on race, color or national origin in federal or state sponsored programs, pursuant to
Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000d). Sonya Stephenson, Title VI Director.