Welcome to our Web Site!

Andrea Lynn Chasteen, Circuit Court Clerk

Whether you're visiting this site to conduct business with the Clerk's Office or just learning more about how your County government works, we hope that you'll find our website useful. You'll find a great deal of information by browsing through the various areas of our website, as well as fillable downloadable forms you can use to electronically file with the Court.

As always, we strive to make our office accessible and open. For that reason, if you have a recommendation on how we can improve this web site - or any of our services - please don't hesitate to contact me or my staff.

Andrea Lynn Chasteen
Clerk of the Circuit Court




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. 


Employment Opportunities

Division I Court Services Clerk

Division II Court Clerk

Interested candidates should send their completed application and resume to cchrdept@il12thcourt.gov.

Will County Application for Employment

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