Jury Duty Information





Welcome to Hamilton County Jury Service

Congratulations on being called for jury service! Your service is essential to the administration of justice, and your participation is greatly appreciated by the judges, attorneys and parties. The constitutional right to a jury trial is critical to our judicial system and jurors are a crucial part of the process. Serving as a juror is not only an obligation, but a right and a privilege. The jury selection process is a driver’s-license based system from the Department of Motor Vehicle Headquarters in Nashville, TN.


The Trial Judges and Circuit Court Clerk, Larry L. Henry, of the Eleventh Judicial District of Hamilton County welcome you to Jury Service. This website was created to provide useful information concerning Jury Duty in Hamilton County. We hope all of your questions are answered.


Types of Service

You should have received a yellow summons and a white information sheet in the mail. Please read both sides of each page carefully and select your service type below. These buttons are links to more information about the jury process.


Regular Jury Service (2-3 week service obligation)     Grand Jury Service (4 month service obligation)

Contact Information

Do you need assistance or have questions for the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act), please call (423) 209-6120


Otherwise email is the most expedited method of communication!


Jury Clerk: Margo McConnell

Email juryclerk@hamiltontn.gov

Phone number: (423) 209-6726
Fax number: (423) 209-6701


Circuit Court Clerk: Larry L. Henry

Email Circuit Court Clerk

Phone number: (423) 209-6700
Fax number: (423) 209-6701


Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.
Address: Jury Assembly Room 305, Third Floor Hamilton County - City Courts Building 600 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN 37402

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