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Andrea Lynn Chasteen, Circuit Court Clerk


Please see the link below for important information regarding temporary court procedures due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

We understand and share your concern for your own safety and the safety of others and we are working to provide a clean workspace while accommodating any person who visits our office.

As always, the public is encouraged to use electronic services, such as e-filing and e-copy requests, when possible. Thank you for your understanding as we navigate these uncertain times together.

Andrea Lynn Chasteen
Clerk of the Circuit Court



COVID-19 Administrative Order
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Administrative Order no. 2020-08

Employment Opportunities

Learn about Job Opportunities, Employee benefits and other topics in our Human Resources section.

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Court Locations

Court cases are heard at the Will County Courthouse on Jefferson Street in Joliet and in a number of branch locations throughout Will County. Click the map for full details.

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Office Hours

The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court shall be open to the public from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Monday through Friday, except on Court Holidays, like these upcoming dates:

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The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court

is responsible for maintaining a record of all traffic, civil, and criminal cases filed and heard in Will County. On a daily basis, the office interacts with the public and attorneys performing several functions including the collection and disbursement of traffic fines, civil fees and child support. The office is also responsible for recording filed documents and maintaining a record of all court proceedings.

The Circuit Clerk is a state constitutional officer elected by the citizens of Will County for a four-year term. The Circuit Clerk is a non-judicial office of the Judicial Branch of Illinois state government. 

The Clerk of the Circuit Court files all cases and maintains official records of all cases that come before the Will County court system. The Circuit Clerk's office also receives and holds in trust monies to be disbursed on order of the court. 


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