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The Office of the Clerk (in both divisions) will be open to the public beginning Monday April 5th from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The Customer Service Information line for Chicago is (312) 408-5000 and Rockford is (815) 987-4350. These are answered from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm. The CM/ECF Help Desk Number: (312) 408-7765.

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(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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