About Us

The Clerk of the Circuit Court (Clerk’s Office) is, by law, the official keeper of records for all judicial matters brought into the Circuit Court of Cook County. The Clerk’s Office serves the 5.2 million citizens of Cook County, more than 400 judges and maintains offices in Chicago, Skokie, Rolling Meadows, Maywood, Bridgeview and Markham.

The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Dorothy Brown, proudly brings you this web site to provide information and to facilitate your interaction with the Clerk's Office and the court system. She will continue to improve this web site to ensure the highest level of customer service. Please check back periodically to see what's new.