A civil action is subject to mandatory arbitration if each claim therein is exclusively for money damages in an amount exceeding $10,000.00 but not exceeding the amount approved by the Illinois Supreme Court for that particular circuit. In Will County, the maximum limit is $50,000.00, exclusive of costs and interest. Attorney fees are considered a claim for relief and are included in the $50,000.00 limit.
Arbitration cases are heard at the Will County Courthouse at 100 W. Jefferson St., 4th Floor Rm. 440, Joliet, IL 60432.