Judge Janet S. Baer

Courtroom 615
Chambers: (312) 435-6054

Courtroom Deputy: (312) 435-5653

Everett McKinley Dirksen United States Courthouse
219 South Dearborn Street
Chambers 662
Chicago, IL 60604


Beginning April 19, 2022 all of Judge Baer's court calls will be held via Zoom for Government in accordance with the Sixth Amended General Order 20-03. The meeting ID and passcode below will be used for all motion calls and regularly scheduled hearings:

Meeting ID: 160 731 2971
Passcode: 587656

To join the ZoomGov Meeting:
-Join by website: https://www.zoomgov.com/join
-Join by phone: (669) 254-5252 or (646) 828-7666

For further instructions see the Sixth Amended General Order

This information is also posted on the Court's Chicago and Geneva schedules. The unique Meeting ID and Passcode for trials and other specially scheduled matters will be posted on the Court's Chicago or Geneva schedules, as appropriate.

Also see Judge Baer’s Zoom Trial Rules and Tips

Judge Baer's guidelines for conducting in-person evidentiary hearings and trials


Staff Information

Alex Dragonetti
Courtroom Deputy

Naomi Kogan Dein
Derrick Loving

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