Allocation of Parental Responsibility & Probate (Guardianship) Services

Conduct intake and home study investigations...

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The Board of Ethics is composed of five members appointed by the President of the Cook County Board of Commissioners with the advice and consent...

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The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court is a participant in the federal and state funded child support collection and enforcement services...

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Files are available for check out and copying according to the terms of the Clerk's File Inspection and Review Policy and Procedure . 

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The Cook County Department of Corrections (CCDOC) is one of the largest single site county pre-detention facilities in the United States....

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Civil Division

2245 West Ogden Avenue, Chicago, ILPhone: 312-433-7046

The Civil Division of the Law Office of the Cook...

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The Domestic Relations Division of the Clerk of the Circuit Court holds the records for dissolution (divorce), legal separation and invalidity for...

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Cook County Law Library offers educational presentations and programs on different legal topics including how to search on the premier legal...

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The mission of the Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender (CCPD) is to protect the rights, liberties and dignity of each person whose case...

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The Clerk of the Circuit Court's website provides resources for Expungement, Sealing, Identity Theft/Factual Innocence Information and other key...

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This guide is for persons who are charged with a felony offense and who are represented by an attorney from the Law Office of the Cook County...

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Home Rule Tax Web (mobile) application

The Home Rule Tax Reward program rewards those individuals who report violations of the Cook...

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The Office of Jury Administration is responsible for providing a qualified pool of jurors to ensure the right of all citizens to a trial by an...

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Who is a Juvenile?

Illinois law defines a delinquent minor as one who prior to his 17th birthday violates or attempts to violate federal...

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Branch Law Library Locations

Branch law libraries offer on site public access to electronic resources like Westlaw, Lexis, and...

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Looking for a legal resource? Access the Law Library Catalog to search our collection.

Performing Legal Research at the Cook County Law Library

The Cook County Law Library offers onsite public access to electronic resources...

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The Cook County Sheriff offers an online inmate locator service. Click below to go to the Sheriff's website and locate an inmate.

First Municipal Division

69. W. Washington – 17th Floor, Chicago, ILPhone: 312-603-8343

The First Municipal Division...

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Please click below to be taken to the Clerk of the Circuit Court Online Traffic Ticket Payment System. You can use this system if you recently...

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Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about the work of the Public Defender and using our services.

How do I get a Public...

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The Law Office of the Public Defender

The mission of the Law Office of the Cook County Public Defender (“the Office”) is to protect the...

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Resources for Self-Represented Litigants

The Daley Center Law Library has a CARPLS Hotline phone available in Room 2934, Monday – Friday...

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