Attorneys are permitted in civil court. There is a $12,000.00 limit. Civil suits can not address personal property issues. Papers must be served by the Sheriff's department, a private process server or a disinterested 3rd party that is over the age of 18 and can serve papers. The cost to file a civil case is $40.00.
Justice of the Peace Contact Information:
Justice of the Peace
Michael G. Swingley
Clerk of Justice Court