Welcome to the Effingham County Civil Proceedings Department.

This Department is responsible for all Civil Proceedings. We will do our best to accommodate you needs relating to the filing and processing of your case but, Please remember; we are not Attorneys and therefore cannot give out Legal Advice. I am sure you will find our staff courteous and knowledgeable when it comes to your filing needs

The Civil Department is responsible for Civil Proceedings Case Categories:
AD = Adoption
AR = Arbitration
CH = Chancery
D = Dissolution of Marriage
ED = Eminent Domain
F = Family Cases
L = Law (cases over $50,000)
LM = Law Magistrate (cases under $50,000)
MR = Miscellaneous Remedy
OP = Order of Protection
P = Probate
SC = Small Claims
TX = Tax cases