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IMPORTANT: Court Proceedings during COVID-19 Public Emergency (Second Amended General Order)
                      Third Amended General Order becomes effective October 13, 2020
COVID-19 Precautions: Dirksen Courthouse - Roszkowski Courthouse
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The Office of the Clerk (in both divisions) is open from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on all days except Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. The Customer Service Information line for Chicago is (312) 408-5000 and Rockford is (815) 987-4350. These are answered from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. The CM/ECF Help Desk Number: (312) 408-7765.

Emergency New Case Filings Only:
(773) 495-5842 and (312) 543-5460



Court Locations

US Bankruptcy Court
Eastern Division
219 S. Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60604
Tel (312) 408-5000

US Bankruptcy Court
Western Division
327 South Church Street
Rockford, IL 61101
Tel (815) 987-4350

Joliet City Hall
150 West Jefferson Street
2nd Floor
Joliet, Illinois 60432 (There is no phone service)

Park City Branch Court
Courtroom B,
301 S. Greenleaf Avenue,
Park City, Illinois

Kane County Courthouse
100 South Third Street
Room 240
Geneva, IL 60134
(There is no phone service)

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September 23, 2020
Judge Barnes' chapter 13 call will begin at 1:30 PM this Thursday, September 24, 2020. More »
September 21, 2020
This Third Amended Order makes important changes to the procedures of the U.S. More »
August 28, 2020
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September 18, 2020
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September 15, 2020
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