Attention Special Notices

  • Training for Volunteer Attorneys for the Clean Slate Juvenile Expungement Summit - Earn FREE 1.75 MCLE Credit - Class times available on 10/17/2018, 10/18/2018, and 10/25/2018 Click here for more information
  • ILLINOIS SUPREME COURT MANDATED eFILING FOR ALL CIVIL CASE TYPES (except Quasi Criminal, Housing, and Wills) AS OF JULY 1, 2018. Get more information to starting filing.
  • Obtain the 2018 CRIMINAL & TRAFFIC EXPUNGEMENT & SEALING INFORMATION. Visit our Expungement and Sealing section
  • Electronic Appeals filings MANDATORY, effective July 1, 2017. See details on our Legal Notices page.
  • New Expungement and Sealing Laws, effective January 1, 2017 are now available for viewing on our Legal Notices page.
  • Electronic Filing (eFiling) charges are taxable as court costs. See details on our Legal Notices page.
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New Technologies in the County Division

County Division’s launch of eFileIL and Odyssey Case Manager

New Technologies in the County Division

County Division’s launch of eFileIL and Odyssey Case Manager

2017 Bureau Retreat

The Clerk of the Circuit Court’s Annual Employee Bureau Retreat

2017 Bureau Retreat

New Case Management Launch

2017 Expungement Summit Attendees

More than 500 attendees assisted at Expungement Summit 2017 in Cicero, IL

Criminal Justice Legislation 2017

Criminal Justice Legislation 2017

Cicero Digital Center Opening

Cicero Digital Center Opening

Introducing Court Clerk Mobile Connect for your Smartphone

Introducing Court Clerk Mobile Connect for your Smartphone

New Attorneys Seminar 2013

New Attorneys Seminar 2013

Probate Filing Program 2013

Probate Filing Program 2013

Launching Electronic Ticketing System

Launching Electronic Ticketing System

Introducing our new Digital Access Terminals

Introducing our new Digital Access Terminals

Senior Festival at Millennium Park

Senior Festival at Millennium Park

Upcoming Events

27 Oct 2018
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Clean Slate Juvenile Expungement Summit

Lawyers will be available to answer questions and help with the process to file your expungement papers.

imgXS Tennis Village, 5336 S. State, Chicago, IL 60609 Download the Flyer

Latest Media Releases

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Clerk of Court Dorothy Brown Launches New Website

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The Honorable Dorothy Brown, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, officially launched the Clerk’s Office’s new website by holding two presentation and demonstration sessions for website users, including attorneys, law firm staff, pro se litigants, and media on Monday, October 1, 2018, at the Cook County Administration Building, 22nd Floor Conference Rooms, 69 W. Washington St.

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Clerk Dorothy Brown Launches New Website with Demonstration Sessions for Website Users

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Honorable Dorothy Brown, Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, will officially launch the Clerk’s Office’s new website by holding presentation and demonstration sessions for website users, including attorneys, law firm staff, pro se litigants, and media.

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Clerk Dorothy Brown Honors Latinos in Law Enforcement in Latino Heritage Celebration

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Clerk Brown and the members of the Clerk’s Office’s Latino Employees Committee hosted an event that recognized six outstanding Latino-American members in the field of law enforcement who exemplify the Clerk’s Office’s 2018 Latino Heritage Month theme of “Civic, Protect and Serve!”.

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