Circuit Court

DeSoto County is 23rd Circuit Court District. The Circuit Court tries felony criminal cases and civil actions involving issues of $200,000 and above. Juries are widely used in the circuit court.

The Circuit Court Clerk assists the court in summoning potential jurors. The Circuit Court Administrator assists the Judge by scheduling cases and preparing the court docket. The Administrators of the DeSoto County Circuit Court are Amy Young and Suzanne Lowrie.

Circuit Court Judges

Honorable Gerald Chatham, Sr.

  • 2535 Highway 51 S
    Hernando, MS 38632
  • Phone: 662-469-8314

Honorable Celeste Wilson

  • Phone: 662-469-8359
  • Amy Young, Administrator
    • Phone: 662-469-8359