Website Maintenance

Please be advised that the Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County is currently experiencing technical difficulties with our website and has been made aware of certain issues pertaining to the viewing of cases. Our MIS Bureau is working diligently to correct these issues and will provide an update once they have been resolved.

Until then please use the quick links and list of contact information provided below for the division in which the case has been filed for case and docket information. We thank you for your patience during this time.



NOTIFICATION:

Cook County Circuit Court Only

eFileIL will be unavailable for the Civil, Law, Divisions 1 – 6 and Chancery Divisions TENTATIVELY on Monday, October 25, 2021, 8 p.m. through 8:00 a.m. [CDT] on Monday, November 1, 2021

Conventional filing will be available for these divisions during normal business hours of the clerk from 8:30am CDT to 4:30pm CDT on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 through Friday, October 29, 2021.

eFileIL Changes For Cook County

For All Civil Locations - If you are scheduling a motion on any Civil case you will now be required to select a Motion Type in the Filings Section of your eFiling envelope if you would like to schedule a court date for the motion you are filing. Failure to pick the correct Motion Type will result in the inability to schedule a court date. Please select the one that fits the case type or motion type you are filing. Select Motion Hearing-Type Not Listed if none of the other options fits your filing.

PLEASE NOTE: that this also applies to scheduling a date for all post judgment matters.


For Law Division District 1 [Calendars 1, 3, and 5] and Law Districts 2 thru 6 [Calendars G, K, L, O, and P]will also allow motion scheduling for eFiling.

For Chancery Division, the motion type will no longer be selected in the Case Cross Reference section. It will now be selected in the Filings section. Select your motion related filing code and then select your motion type in the dropdown box below the filing code. There will be more motion codes than before, please select the one that fits the case type or motion type you are filing. Select Motion Hearing-Type Not Listed if none of the other options fits your filing


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Illinois Registered Attorneys
Case Lookup

Illinois Registered Attorneys, for case lookup Information regarding Criminal, County, Probate, and Domestic please visit the CCCPortal link below and email cmsuseraccess@
cookcountycourt.com
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Pay by Phone
Pay Tickets
Provider# & Product ID# below

To pay by phone for fines or for Office Services, using a credit/debit card, you will need the traffic ticket or case number, the amount due, and the PROVIDER# and PRODUCT ID#.


Traffic Ticket System

To pay traffic ticket court diversion fines or request a court hearing date.

Courtroom
Zoom
by Location

For a full list of zoom meeting ID's, courtrooms, and Zoom passwords by location visit the Office of the Chief Judge's website linked below.

Supreme Court Commission
Illinois Court Forms

For standardized forms that have been approved for use by the Supreme Court Commission on Access to Justice pursuant to Rule 10-101 can be found at the link below.


Start E-Filing NOW!
As of July 1, 2018, E-Filing became mandatory in Illinois for all Civil Areas (except Quasi Criminal, Housing and Wills). The Illinois Supreme Court mandated Cook County to Utilize the Statewide Electronic Filing System (eFileIL) for Civil Case Filings in Cook County - Illinois Supreme Court Order M.R. 18368.

There will be public access eFile workstations located in all suburban districts and civil case types divisional (Chancery, Civil, County, Domestic Relations, Domestic Violence, Law and Probate) offices of the Clerk of the Circuit Clerk.

You can click on each Electronic Filing Service Provide r’s (EFSPs) Website to get more information. Click here for more info!

Department Contact Information

Chicago Traffic Division
(Daley Center Cases)

Moving violations, tickets, DUI, speeding, suspended license.

(312) 603-2000 | Provider# 22530 Prod. ID# 5753 trafficdivservices@cookcountycourt.com

Chancery Division

Mortgage, foreclosure, injunctions, mechanics liens.

(312) 603-5133 | Provider# 47950 Prod. ID# 5750 chancerydivservices@cookcountycourt.com

Civil Division

Personal injury or contract cases under $30K, evictions, housing, garnishments, small claims.

(312) 603-3961 | Provider# 46139 Prod. ID# 8616 civildivservices@cookcountycourt.com

County Division

Adoption, name changes, mental health, real estate taxes.

(312) 603-5710 | Provider# 62300 Prod. ID# 8614 countydivservices@cookcountycourt.com

Domestic Violence

Misdemeanor and class 4 felonies, civil orders of protection.

(312) 325-9500 DomesViolenceDivSvc@cookcountycourt.com

Criminal Department

Misdemeanors, Central Bond Court, 10th Floor Daley Center.

(312) 603-4641 criminalmisdemeanorservices@cookcountycourt.com

Juvenile Division

Criminal offenses by minors, abuse and neglect, parental rights

(312) 434-4941 juveniledivservices@cookcountycourt.com

Probate Division

Estates, wills, letters of office, passports, guardianships for minors.

(312) 603-6441 | Provider# 27548 Prod. ID# 8615 probatedivservices@cookcountycourt.com

Law Division

Personal injury and contract cases over $30K, malpractice, attorney codes.

(312) 603-5426 | Provider# 70964 Prod. ID# 8612 LawDivServices@cookcountycourt.com.