Practicing Counties

DeKalb County – 23rd District
Courthouse, 133 W. State Street, Sycamore, IL 60178
Clerk: (815) 895-7138; http://www.circuitclerk.org/
Sherriff: (815) 895-7260; http://dekalbcounty.org/sheriff/index.html
Court records:  http://gisweb.co.dekalb.il.us/circuitclerkcourtdata/welcome.asp

DuPage County -18th District
Courthouse/Clerk Office, 505 N. County Farm Road, Wheaton, IL 60187; (630) 407-8600
http://www.dupageco.org/
Court records: https://www.dupagecase.com/Clerk/
Sherriff: (630) 682-7256; http://www.dupagesheriff.org/

Courthouse Locations:

  • Addison – Three (3) Friendship Plaza, 2nd Floor, Addison, IL 60101
  • Downers Grove – 4000 Saratoga Ave., American Legion Post 80, Downers Grove, IL 60515
  • Glendale Heights – 300 Civic Center Plaza (300 E. Fullerton Ave.), 2nd, Glendale Heights, IL 60139
  • Wheaton – 421 N. County Farm Rd., 2nd Floor, Wheaton, IL 60187

Kane County- 16th District

Clerk: 540 Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60175; (630) 232-3413
http://www.cic.co.kane.il.us/index.htm
Court records: http://www.cic.co.kane.il.us/newBetaPublicInquiryAccess.htm
Sherriff: (630) 232-6840;
Inmate search: http://www.kanesheriff.com/Jail/InmateSearch/default.aspx

Courthouse Locations

  • Kane County Courthouse, 100 S. Third Street, Geneva, IL 60134
  • Kane County Judicial Center, 37W777 Rt. 38, St. Charles, IL 60175
  • Kane County Branch Court, 530 S. Randall Road, St. Charles, IL 60175
  • Aurora Branch Court, 1200 E. Indian Trail Road, Aurora, IL 60505
  • Carpentersville Branch Court, 1200 L.W. Besinger Drive, Carpentersville, IL 60110
  • Elgin Branch Court, 150 Dexter Court, Elgin, IL 60123

23rd District Kendall County
Courthouse, 807 W. John Street, Yorkville, IL 60560
Clerk: (630) 553-4183; http://www.co.kendall.il.us/circuit-clerk/
Court records: http://www.co.kendall.il.us/circuit-clerk/online-court-records/
Sherriff: (630) 553-7500; Inmate Search: http://www.co.kendall.il.us/sheriff/corrections-jail/

Cook County-1st District
Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County
www.cookcountyclerkofcourt.org
Domestic Relations Division: (312) 603-6300 Clerk; 50 W. Washington Street, Room 802, Chicago, IL 60602
Cook County Sheriff: (773) 674-2276
http://www2.cookcountysheriff.org/search2/ – Cook County Inmate Locator

Circuit Court of Cook County: www.cookcountycourt.org

Municipal District:
1st      Daley Center: 50 W. Washington, Chicago, IL 60602; (312) 443-5500 – Info
Clerk – (312) 603-5031; SAO – (312) 603-5440
2nd     Skokie: 5600 Old Orchard Road, Skokie, IL 60077; (847) 470-7200 – Info
Clerk, Room 136 – (847) 470-7250; Sheriff – (847) 470-7227; SAO – (847) 470-7300
3rd      Rolling Meadows: (847) 818-2810, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Clerk, Room 121 – (847) 818-3000; Sheriff – (847) 818-2544; SAO – (847) 818-2326

4th      Maywood: (708) 865-6000, 1500 Maybrook Drive, Maywood, IL 60153
Clerk, Room 236: (708) 865-6040; Sheriff – (708) 865-4700; SAO – (708) 865-6080

5th      Bridgeview: (708) 974-6500, 10220 South 76th Ave., Bridgeview, IL 60455
Clerk, Room 121: (708) 974-6500; Sherriff – (708) 974-6730; SAO – (708) 974-6250

6th      Markham: (708) 232-4551, 16501 S. Kedzie Parkway, Markham, IL 60428
Clerk, Room 119: (708) 232-4551; Sheriff – (708) 232-4000; SAO – (708) 232–4060

Domestic Violence Courthouse
555 W. Harrison Street, Chicago

Sherriff: (312) 325-9350; SAO – (312) 325-9220

Central Bond Court: Room 111, Leighton Building – (26th & Cal)
2600 S. California, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 603-6000

Cook County Clerk: 2650 S. California, 5th Floor

Sherriff: (773) 674-3275; SAO – (773) 674-2700

Felony Criminal Courthouse, Leighton Building (26th & Cal)
2600 S. California, Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 603-6000

Cook County Clerk: 2650 S. California, 5th Floor

Sheriff: (773) 674-3275; SAO – (773) 674-2700

Juvenile Center
1100 S. Hamilton Ave., Chicago, IL 60612

Juvenile Justice Division (312) 433-4757

Child Protection Division (312) 433-4756

Secretary of State

Driver’s License Reinstatement: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/drivers/drivers_license/dlreinstatement.html

Administrative Hearings: http://www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/administrative_hearings/home.html

Illinois Department of Correction (IDOC)

Inmate Search: https://www2.illinois.gov/idoc/Offender/Pages/InmateSearch.aspx

Child Support Resources
Illinois State Disbursement: https://www.ilsdu.com/
Child Support Services: www.childsupportillinois.com

Bar Associations
Illinois: http://www.isba.org/
Kane: http://www.kanecountybar.org/

Legal Resources
Findlaw: http://www.findlaw.com
Thomson-West:
Northern Illinois District: www.ilnd.uscourts.gov
U.S. Courts: www.uscourts.gov

Business and Finance
Better Business Bureau: http://www.bbb.org
U.S. Chamber of Commerce: www.uschamber.com

Government
U.S. Government Official Web Portal: www.usa.gov
Legislative Branch: https://www.whitehouse.gov/1600/legislative-branch
Library of Congress: https://www.loc.gov/
White House: https://www.whitehouse.gov/

General
National Weather Service: http://www.weather.gov/
Google Maps: http://maps.google.com/

News
Chicago Tribune: http://www.chicagotribune.com/
New York Times: http://www.nytimes.com/
Daily Herald: http://www.dailyherald.com/
U.S.A. Today: http://www.usatoday.com/
Wall Street Journal: http://www.wsj.com/