General Sessions Court
☎ (423) 663-2440 | ⏱ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm, M-F
General Sessions Court is responsible for arraignments and preliminary hearings in criminal cases and for various civil cases.
Judge Ellis has served as Scott County’s general sessions judge since 2022. She also presides over Scott County Juvenile Court and Drug Court.
Court commences at 9 a.m. each morning. For docket information, contact the Circuit Court Clerk’s office.