It is an honor to have been chosen by the citizens of Meigs County to serve as their Circuit Court Clerk. I am committed to ensuring every person that is served through our courts is served with respect and without prejudice or bias. It is the mission of my office to ensure all filings are prepared accurately, timely and efficiently. I am morally committed to making this office fiscally responsible to the Citizens of Meigs County.
The Clerk of the Circuit Court maintains Circuit and Sessions Civil Courts. The Clerk is a state mandated constitutional official. The Clerk’s responsibility is to attend the court by providing staff, which performs all the clerical functions for the courts. The Clerk is responsible for the management of all complaints, petitions, summons, orders and other documents relating to lawsuits filed with the court. The Clerk also handles the collection, receipt, and accounting for all litigation taxes, court costs, fines, fees, and restitution as ordered by the court. The Clerk also handles the collection, receipt, and civil warrants, Detainer warrants, executions, garnishments, subpoenas and other related documents as assigned by law, preparation of reports to the County and the State of Tennessee. The Clerk collects and disburses child support payments as ordered by the Circuit Court Judges. The Clerk is also responsible for filing Orders of Protection, Judicial Hospital cases and Emergency Committals.