County Offical Info
Steven Qualls and Steven Randolph
General Sessions Judges
421 East Spring Street
Suite 1C07
Cookeville, TN 38501
(931) 528-5541
(931) 526-1833
8:00am - 4:30pm
Monday - Friday

All questions regarding court costs and court dates must be directed to the Circuit Court Clerk's Office. (931)528-1508.

The Putnam County General Sessions Court is located in the Justice Center in the heart of Cookeville, Tennessee.

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Putnam County General Sessions, Probate and Juvenile Judge (September 2014 to Present)
Graduate of Tennessee Tech University 1992
Graduate of Nashville School of Law 1996
Served as Vice Mayor of the City of Cookeville (August 2002 – August 2006)
Cookeville Regional Medical Center, Board of Trustees (November 2007 to August 2012)
Chairman of the Board (August 2010 to August 2011)
Partner of Qualls and Fry Attorneys (September 1998 – August 2014)
          Practice of Domestic and Family law and Civil Litigation
Monterey Municipal Judge (October 2006 to January 2017)
          Upper Cumberland/Putnam County Bar Association
          Tennessee Bar Association



Putnam County General Sessions, Juvenile and Probate Judge (September 2022-present)
Graduate of Tennessee Tech University 1995
Graduate of Nashville School of Law 1999
Served as Algood City Attorney for approximately 6 years
Served as attorney for Hope Center Adoption and Family Services from the time they started until elected as judge.
Private law practice for over 22 years