MOTION FOR DEFAULT Case Number
_______________ County, JUDGMENT
Pursuant to Rule 55 of the Tennessee Rules of Civil Procedure, Plaintiff moves the court for
an order of default for the reasons below.
SERVICE OF PROCESS ON THE DEFENDANT
Select the most appropriate choice.
The Defendant was personally served with process on __________________ (date).
The Defendant was served by the Secretary of State on ________________________ (date).
The Defendant was served by certified mail on ________________________ (date).
The Defendant was served by publication on _________________________ (date).
More than 30 days have elapsed since the date of service of process on the Defendant, and the
Defendant has failed to file an Answer to the Complaint.
Telephone: _______________ Fax: ___________________ E-Mail: ______________________
DATE OF HEARING ON MOTION
This motion is scheduled to be heard on __________________, 20_____ at _________ a.m./p.m.
CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE
I certify that I served a copy of the foregoing upon the other party or counsel at the following address:
I did so on or before the date below by personal delivery or by U.S. Mail.
Dated: __________________ __________________________________________