Knox County Tennessee

Civil Sessions Forms

Available Resources

Individuals downloading court forms from this site are personally responsible for the proper completion of the forms. Court Clerk personnel are prohibited from giving legal advice or interpreting rules of procedure concerning these forms. Notice is hereby given to all persons that Court Clerk personnel assume no responsibility for any misinformation regarding substantive law, procedural rules, local rules or local customs. Sample forms are available at the Clerk's Office.

Civil Sessions' forms may not be filed by facsimile (fax). Any form requiring payment can not be filed by facsimile (fax) in the Circuit Court.

This office cannot give legal advice however we have provided links to available resources. The East Tennessee Legal Aid Society and the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and The Cumberlands each have websites which contain information for the citizens of Tennessee. Their websites are and, respectively.

The Administrative Office of the Courts' website (, besides providing forms translated into Spanish, Korean and Vietnamese, list programs available to citizens as well as opinions filed by all of the Appellate Courts and the sitting schedule for each Grand Division. The forms are for both civil and criminal cases and are formatted for Word and as a pdf file. Again this office has provided a link to their website.

Local Rule 5 provides that the approved forms for Knox County Civil Sessions are the only ones accepted for filing. The forms provided have been translated to Spanish, and are available (click here).

**NOTICE** The American with Disabilities Act prohibits discrimination against any qualified individual with a disability. The State of Tennessee does not permit any person to be denied access to judicial programs based on physical or mental disability. If necessary, the court will provide reasonable modifications to provide access to its services to qualified individuals with disabilities.

If you need assistance, have questions, or need additional information, please contact the Local Judicial Program ADA Coordinator:

Elizabeth Golem ADA Coordinator
City-County Building 400 Main Street, Suite 149 Knoxville, Tennessee 37902
Voice Phone: 865-215-4437
TTY: 865-215-2497

Civil Sessions