Below you will find links to written information, forms, and also how to ask a lawyer a question and/or how to get a lawyer to represent you.
Your Rights and Duties as a Renter in:
Anderson, Blount, Bradley, Davidson, Hamilton, Knox, Madison, Maury, Montgomery, Rutherford, Sevier, Shelby, Sullivan, Sumner, Washington, Williamson and Wilson counties.
Rural Renters Rights:
Southeast Legal Services Representing Yourself In A Landlord-Tenant Dispute Or Another Type Of Housing Case – Forms Page
Instructions For Tenants Suing Landlords For Repairs, Return Of Security Deposits
Instructions For Tenants In Detainer Actions Filed By Landlords
Instructions For Landlords Filing Detainer Actions
Please note that the phone numbers listed may not be for your county. To call someone in YOUR county click the “FIND REPRESENTATION” link below.
Standard Court Forms for all of Tennessee
Renters’ Guide – 5 Things You Should Do BEFORE You Move In
Guía para Inquilinos - 5 Cosas Que Debe Hacer ANTES de Mudarse Adentro
Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online
Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County
Still need assistance? Please speak to a librarian at your local library – they may have additional resources to assist you.