St. Louis County Sheriff's Office
EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2016
CLAIMS FOR EXEMPTION
As of July 1, 2016, all Debtors wanting to file a Claim for Exemption must contact the Garnishments Department of the Circuit Court Clerk's Office that issued your garnishment.
St. Louis County Circuit Clerk's Office
105 South Central Ave.
Clayton, MO 63105
Non-Wage Garnishment - Generally
A summons in garnishment is issued by the court on the request of a creditor (Judgment Creditor)
who holds a Judgment
against you, the Judgment Debtor
. The garnishment orders the Garnishee
to seize funds such as a bank account,
or other property owned by you to be taken to pay the judgment. The garnishee is summoned to locate and send the garnished funds to the court on or 10 days after the return date located on the garnishment.