General Sessions Civil Court
|Action to Recover||$162.50|
|Levy on Property||$67.00|
|Writ of Possession||$67.00|
|Show Cause Order/Post-Judgment||$67.00|
|Show Cause Order/Pre-Disposition||$82.00|
|Reset fee (all cases)||$7.00|
The above includes service for one defendant
Circuit Civil Court
|Complaint||See Category Listing Below|
|Divorce/minor children||$302.50 90 days w/children|
|Divorce/without minor children||$227.50 60 days no/children|
|Order of Protection||$202.50|
|Prepare record for appellate court||$300.00|
|Counter Complaint/Cross Filings||$202.50|
Category One Case
$327.50-Contracts, torts, personal injury, property damage, malpractice, wrongful death, employment discrimination, civil rights, tax disputes, special remedies and cases not otherwise specified.
Category Two Cases
$252.50 -Workers Comp cases (bond may be used); appeals to circuit from general sessions, city courts, and other courts or hearings: transfers from foreign counties; writs of mandamus; condemnation/inverse condemnation & quo warranto actions.
Category Three Cases
$202.50 – Adoptions, legitimations, paternity cases, termination of parental rights, conservatorship & other domestic relations matters not otherwise designated, restoration of citizenship, name changes, minor settlements, enforcement of foreign judgments & orders of protection (fees not required in advance), cross filings and counter complaints.
Category Four Cases
$177.50 – Child Support enforcement and modification, interstate support cases, modification of parenting plan, civil contempt. The above cost includes service for one defendant. Please add $42.00 for additional defendants. Service for Secretary of State is $20.00 for each defendant (original and cert copy) and Commissioner of Insurance $15.00 (original and cert copy).
All courthouse offices are open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm
The Union County Clerk is open on Saturday from 9:00am-12:00pm