Share |

Flag of the State of Illinois

The Guide to Illinois Courts

Self Help and Legal Research


 

This page provides information about Self Help and Legal Research resources in Illinois. Links are grouped by those that cover courts statewide, for multiple counties, and then by individual county.
 

Find court records by county Find court records by town or zip code Find court resources by category Find court records in other states
Please select a Illinois county below to view directory of all courts with links to court record resources for each court. Find Illinois court pages by Town or Zip Code. Select a Illinois court resource category to view all links statewide. Go to the court records pages for another state.
 


Illinois - Statewide Self Help and Legal Research
Illinois State Laws broken ?
Search Illinois State laws by chapter number, or select the search option at the top of page to search by keyword or Public Act name.
Illinois Legal Information broken ?
Legal Information on a wide variety of topics, including Accidents and Injuries, Copyright Law, Family Law, Criminal Law, Housing, Landlord-Tenant, Civil Rights, Consumer Law, Immigration, Wills and Probate, Guardianship, Juvenile Law, Traffic and other legal issues, including general information about going to court.
Illinois Self Help Resources broken ?
View Illinois self help court related information on a variety of topics, including child support, attorney discipline, free and low-cost legal services and laws protecting military personnel.
Court of Claims Filing Information broken ?
Information related to filing requirements, forms and fees.
Illinois Traffic and Driving Laws broken ?
An online publication of "Illinois Rules of the Road" from the Illinois Secretary of State.
Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts broken ?
Contact information with a link to AOIC divisions, including court services and probation services.
Illinois Child Support Services broken ?
View Illinois Child Support Enforcement information and services related to child support, including answers to frequently asked questions, paternity, online forms and contact information for regional offices.
Illinois State Bar Legal Information broken ?
The Illinois State Bar Association offers legal information about a variety of topics, and downloadable legal guide pamphlets.
Illinois Rules of Evidence broken ?
View rules of evidence for court appearances in Illinois courts.
Illinois Elder Law Information broken ?
View information on assistance available on elder law issues.
Illinois Foreclosure Prevention Information broken ?
View information on avoiding residential foreclosure in Illinois, including housing counseling and legal resources.
Court Of Claims Rules and Statutes broken ?
View rules and statutes that apply to filing cases in Illinois Court of Claims.
Southern Illinois Law Library Resources broken ?
View information available to the public from the Southern Illinois University Law School library, including self-help guides and research guidance.
Self-Help Legal Services broken ?
View contact information for local legal self-centers, with links to their websites containing additional information and forms.
Illinois Domestic Violence Resources broken ?
The Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers links to services for victims of domestic violence, including local resources by county.
Illinois Domestic Violence Help broken ?
The Illinois Attorney General's Office offers information about services available for victims of domestic violence. A searchable directory of services by program and county is included.
Illinois Crime Victim Help broken ?
The Illinois Attorney General's Office offers information about programs and services for crime victims, including victims' compensation.
Illinois Multiple County Self Help and Legal Research
Circuit Court Mediation broken ?
Search mediation information for selected counties.
Second Judicial Circuit Court Mediation broken ?
View information on Second Judicial Circuit Court mediation.
Illinois Electronic Filing broken ?
View information on filing court documents electronically in selected Illinois counties.
Circuit Court Self-Help Information broken ?
View self-help information on small claims, orders of protection, and simplified divorce.
Obtain an Order of Protection Online broken ?
DeKalb, DuPage, Kendall, LaSalle, McHenry, and Will counties offer an online system to obtain an Order of Protection.
Second Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in the Second Judicial Circuit Court.
Sixth Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View and download local court rules for use in the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court.
First Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in the First Judicial Circuit Courts.
21st Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in the 21st Judicial Circuit Courts.
Fourth Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in the Fourth Judicial Circuit Courts.
Eighth Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local court rules for the Eighth Judicial Circuit Courts.
Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Courts.
Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Rules broken ?
View and download local rules for use in the Fourteenth Judicial Circuit Courts.
Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Rules broken ?
View and download local court rules for the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Courts.
Illinois 9th Judicial Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View the rules of Circuit Court in Fulton, Hancock, Henderson, Knox, McDonough, and Warren Counties.
Bureau County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Bureau County Teen Court broken ?
The Bureau County Teen Court (BCTC) is a voluntary alternative to the criminal justice system for young offenders who have committed a first time offense.
Champaign County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Champaign County Law Library broken ?
View information regarding Champaign County Law Library, which is open to the public for legal research.
Clark County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Clark County Law Library broken ?
View information on Clark County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Cook County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Cook County Unclaimed Child Support Checks broken ?
Search Cook County Circuit Court for Unclaimed Child Support Payments by case number or name.
Cook County Circuit Court Self Help broken ?
Search available Cook County Circuit Court self help information including lawsuits, criminal, traffic, wills and estates, housing, family and small claims.
Cook County Circuit Court Services and Resources broken ?
View and download Cook County Circuit Court service and resource brochures.
Cook County Court Terms and Definitions broken ?
Search Cook County Court terms and definitions by court division, court term or definition.
Cook County Circuit Court - County Division Information broken ?
View self-help information on various case types filed in the County Division of Cook County Circuit Court, including adoption, name change, and emancipation.
Cook County Law Library broken ?
View information on Cook County Law Library, which is open to the general public most days of the week for legal research.
Cook County Expungement Information broken ?
View information on clearing your record of criminal or traffic arrests and convictions.
Cook County Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules of the Cook County Circuit Court.
Dupage County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
DuPage County Law Library broken ?
View information on DuPage County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Jersey County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Jersey County Divorce Information broken ?
View information on different divorce options available in Jersey County Circuit Court.
Jersey County Small Claims Information broken ?
View information on filing a small claims case in Jersey County.
Jo Daviess County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Jo Daviess Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules of Jo Daviess Circuit Court.
Kane County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Kane County Law Library & Self-Help Legal Center broken ?
View information regarding Kane County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Kane County Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View the local rules of the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit Court (Kane County).
Kane County Drug Court broken ?
View information about Kane County Drug Rehabilitation Court, which can set up a treatment program in lieu of jail for some offenders.
Kankakee County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Kankakee County Circuit Court Forms broken ?
View and download forms for use in Kankakee County Circuit Court.
Kendall County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Kendall County Divorce Information broken ?
View information on obtaining a divorce in Kendall County, including different filing options.
La Salle County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
LaSalle County Protection Order Information broken ?
View information on obtaining a domestic violence Protection Order in LaSalle County.
LaSalle County Small Claims Guide broken ?
View and download a guide to filing small claims cases in LaSalle County.
Lake County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
19th Judicial Circuit Court Self Help broken ?
Search self help information through the 19th Judicial Circuit Court for small claims, divorce, family court, traffic court, court forms and probate court.
Lake County Law Library broken ?
View information regarding Lake County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Lake County Arbitration and Mediation broken ?
View information on alternative dispute resolution options in Lake County Circuit Court.
Lake County Circuit Court Guides broken ?
View informational brochures from the Lake County Circuit Court on issues such as guardianship and foreclosure.
Lake County Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules for use in Lake County Circuit Court.
Lee County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Lee County Traffic Citation Information broken ?
View information about how Lee County traffic citations are handled by the Circuit Court. Information includes court costs, how to pay citations as well as how long ticket information remains on a driving record.
Madison County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Madison County Law Library broken ?
View information on Madison County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Madison County Treatment Courts Information broken ?
View information on treatment courts offered in Madison County as an alternative to criminal court, including Veteran's Court, Drug Court, and Mental Health Court.
Madison County Circuit Court Rules broken ?
View local rules of Madison County Circuit Court.
Peoria County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Peoria County Family Law Mediation broken ?
View information on cour-ordered mediation in family law cases in Peoria County Circuit Court.
Peoria County Law Library broken ?
View information on Peoria County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Rock Island County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Rock Island County Small Claims Information broken ?
View information on filing a small claims case in Rock Island County, including definitions of legal terms.
Sangamon County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Sangamon County Law Library broken ?
View information on the Sangamon County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Will County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Will County Small Claims Information broken ?
View information from the Will County Bar Association on filing a small claims case in Will County Circuit Court.
Winnebago County - Self Help and Legal Research Resources
Winnebago County Law Library broken ?
View information on the Winnebago County Law Library, which is open to the general public for legal research.
Winnebago County Circuit Court Specialty Courts broken ?
View information on Drug Court and Mental Health Court options available in Winnebago County.
Winnebago County Alternative Dispute Resolution broken ?
View information on alternative dispute resolution options available in Winnebago County, including the Alternative Dispute Resolution Center.

 

 
© Online Searches, LLC 2008 - 2014. Your use of this site indicates agreement to the terms of use. - Contact us.
We strive to provide accurate information, however, Courtreference.com is not an official source of information for any court or court clerk.
No legal advice is offered here and this site is not an alternative to competent legal counsel.