Civil Division filings include
matters such as medical malpractice, contract, and personal injury cases
just to name a few.
The Civil Division also is
responsible for maintaining the Civil Judgment Docket where all civil
judgments in the county, liens, and many other filings required by law are
maintained for public inspection.
Civil summonses, writs of
execution, notice of rights and claim and delivery notices are issued in
the civil division.
Appeals from Small Claims Court
are to the Civil District Court. Appeals from both the District and Superior Civil Court
are to the North Carolina Court of Appeals.
Appeals from Estates and Special
Proceedings are to the Civil Superior Court; with the exception of
adoption to Civil District Court.
There are 3
additional divisions for filing of civil matters, they include: