Ask the Clerk

If you have questions for the Appellate Court Clerk, please fill out the form below. However, please note that in accordance with Tennessee Code Annotated, Section 16-3-804(b), no employee of the state court system shall engage, either directly or indirectly, in the practice of law. This includes making legal referrals, performing legal research or giving legal advice.

If you need any legal advice, please contact a licensed attorney in your area. The Appellate Court Clerk’s Office has a Pro Se Litigant Filing Guide for the Appellate Courts of Tennessee, which is available on our website.

Please fill in the form fully and accurately so we may promptly provide you with the help you are requesting. Be sure you enter your e-mail address correctly or we will not be able to reply to your request.

Describe the situation and include all information that will help us find the answer for you. This may include names, case number, appeal number, dates and location.