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Appointment of Special Administrator in Wrongful Death Case (740 ILCS 180/2.1)


A Special Administrator may be appointed in a Wrongful Death case that has not been filed by bringing a Petition to Appoint Special Administrator during the Routine Motion Call in the Presiding Judge's Courtroom.

When: 11:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m., Monday through Friday, excluding Court Holidays 

Where: The Law Division's Presiding Judge's Courtroom, Room 2005

Required Documents: Petition to Appoint Special Administrator; Order Appointing Special Administrator; the original complaint, ready to be filed; and copies of the documents.