Subpoena Duces Tecum is Explained

A Subpoena Duces Tecum is an Order of the Court which directs someone or something (in the case of a corporation),   to appear and produce documents or electronic data which is held or maintained by that person or company.   In Tennessee a Subpoena Duces Tecum can be served by a Private Process Server,  the Sheriff or one of the attorneys in the case.   If you receive a Subpoena Duces Tecum,  you are required to appear and bring with you the materials which are sought by the Subpoena.