Shelby County General Sessions Court Clerk’s Office is committed to protecting the public and General Sessions’ employees from the spread of COVID - 19. We are attentive of this pandemic and we are taking necessary precautions to reduce the risk of exposure to the Coronavirus. Please see the information below related to the General Sessions Civil and Criminal Court proceeding. General Session Court Clerk’s Office is open for business 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at our downtown locations and 8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. at satellite locations.

Base on a notification from the Hickory Hill Ridge Mall management, the Hickory Ridge Mall will be closed effective after the close of business tomorrow, Friday, March 20, 2020, through March 29, 2020. Therefore, General Sessions’ Hickory Ridge satellite location will be closed. If you need to make a payment you are encourage to make your payment online or by telephone. If you have inquiries call 222-3400 for Civil matters or call (901) 222-3500 for Criminal Division matters. 

Otherwise, you are welcome to visit our Mullins Station location for your business needs.

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For information about General Sessions Civil Courts and Court Proceedings, visit: Pandemic Announcement - Civil Division

Update: 3.26.2020 - New Pandemic Announcement -Civil Division 

GSCivil Website Announcement 04.01.2020

GS Civil Pandemic Announcement 04.24.2020

TN Supreme Court Order Modifying Suspension Of In-Person Court Proceedings and Further Extension of Deadlines 04.24.2020

For Information about General Sessions Criminal Courts and Court Proceedings, visit: Pandemic Announcement - Criminal Division 

Click here to view/print Tennessee Supreme Court orders related to COVID -19. 

Updated:  New Tennessee Supreme Court Order

Visit the Administrative Office of the Courts guidelines and orders, visit AOC 

Statistics and information related to Shelby County Government visit the following resources:

For Shelby County Government Coronavirus Info visit here.

Check Shelby County Health Department for County statistics and for more information about COVID-19, test centers, visit their Portal. 

For additional details on State and National –wide statistics, please visit the following: 

For Tennessee statistics and county wise situation Summary, Please visit TN Department of Health or TN Governor’s Office 

For additional resources on facts, helpful information, travel advisories, and national wide statistics please visit CDC

For Presidential guidelines, Click Here