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Welcome to the official website for the Tennessee Court System! The site offers a variety of resources, such as searchable appellate court opinions, an interactive map of judicial districts, a calendar of appellate court oral arguments and so much more. We hope this website will provide you with useful information that will help you learn more about the various courts in Tennessee.

Oral Arguments

Oral Argument Dockets

Upcoming oral arguments for the appellate courts.

Tuesday, Jan 17

Opinions

Latest Opinions

Proposed Rules

Proposed Rules

The Supreme Court proposes changes to court system rules and solicits feedback from the bench, bar and public. Below are current proposals and comment deadlines.

Rule 7: Licensing of Attorneys.
Comments to Proposed Amendment of SCT Rule 7 - ADMIN2015-00443
Date Filed: 04/13/15
Comment Deadline: 07/31/15
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule 8, RPC 8.3(c) & Rule 10, RJC 2.15 & RJC 2.16(A) - ADMIN2016-1250
Date Filed: 06/23/16
Comment Deadline: 07/25/16
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct.
Comments to Supreme Court - Rule 8, RPC 8.3(c) & Rule 10, RJC 2.15 & RJC 2.16(A) - ADMIN2016-1250
Date Filed: 06/23/16
Comment Deadline: 07/25/16
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule 8 - ADMIN2016-01382
Date Filed: 08/18/16
Comment Deadline: 11/17/16
Rule 8: Rules of Professional Conduct.
Comments on Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 8 - ADMIN2016-01382
Date Filed: 08/18/16
Comment Deadline: 11/17/16
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct.
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments to Proposed Amendment of Rule 10
Date Filed: 06/15/15
Comment Deadline: 08/14/15
Rule 10: Code of Judicial Conduct.
Comments to Proposed Amendment to Supreme Court Rule 10 ADMIN2015-01092
Date Filed: 06/15/15
Comment Deadline: 08/14/15
Rule 19: Appearance Pro Hac Vice in Proceedings Before Tennessee Agencies and Courts by Lawyers Not Licensed to Practice Law in Tennessee
Supreme Court Order Soliciting Comments - SCT Rule 19 - ADMIN2016-01842
Date Filed: 09/07/16
Comment Deadline: 10/10/16
Rule 19: Appearance Pro Hac Vice in Proceedings Before Tennessee Agencies and Courts by Lawyers Not Licensed to Practice Law in Tennessee
Comments to Supreme Court Order - SCT Rule 19 - ADMIN2016-01842
Date Filed: 09/07/16
Comment Deadline: 10/10/16
Rule 19: Appearance Pro Hac Vice in Proceedings Before Tennessee Agencies and Courts by Lawyers Not Licensed to Practice Law in Tennessee
Order Extending Comments to Supreme Court Order - SCT Rule 19 - ADMIN2016-01842
Date Filed: 10/10/16
Comment Deadline: 11/10/16