The DeSoto County Justice Court Civil Division handles 8,100 cases per year. These are declarations, past-due accounts, evictions, 10-day protection orders, and replevins with a jurisdictional limit of $3,500.
All filing fees are prepaid and are as follows:
One defendant - $75 to be served in DeSoto County
Two defendants - $85 to be served in DeSoto County
Post-judgment action - $60
The DeSoto County Civil Court shall convene at 9:30 am on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays.