What are our Hours of Operations?

Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

How can I get married by a judge?

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My court date was yesterday and I missed it, what do I do?

In Lake County, call or visit the Circuit Clerk’s Office at 847.377.3380 You should be able to provide the clerk with the name of the case (abc vs. xyx) and the case number.

Is there a library where the public can do legal research?

The public is welcome to do legal research in Lake County in the William D. Block Memorial Law Library located in the lobby of the Courthouse. Here's a link to the

Law Library

How do I pay a fine?

You need to go to the

Lake County Circuit Court Clerk's office