Judge Janet S. Baer - Geneva Case/Adversary Schedule

Effective immediately, all chapter 7 matters for Kane and DuPage Counties heard by Judge Baer in Geneva are to be noticed for 11:00 a.m.  Any chapter 7 matters that have already been noticed for the previous time of 10:45 a.m. will be heard at 11:00 a.m.  No amended notice is required for those matters.
Judge Baer will hear matters in Geneva, IL on the dates below.
Hearings requested on dates other than those below will be stricken.

Geneva Hearing Dates:
 
Judge Baer will not be sitting on:
 

 

Kane County Courthouse
100 S. Third Street, Room 240
Geneva, IL 60134

NO MAIL IS ACCEPTED AT THE GENEVA ADDRESS.
ALL CORRESPONDENCE SHOULD BE SENT TO CHICAGO.

Please set your motions/adversary matters at the appropriate time slots per the below modified schedule.

Chapter 13
Trustee Motions:
Original (New) Motions:
Set or Continued Matters:
Adversary Matters:
Confirmation Hearings:
Friday at 9:15 a.m.
Friday at 9:30 a.m.
Friday at 10:00 a.m.
Friday at 10:00 a.m.
Friday at 10:00 a.m.
Chapter 7
Original (New) Motions:
Set or Continued Matters:
Adversary Matters:
Involuntary Petitions:
Friday at 11:00 a.m.
Friday at 11:00 a.m.
Friday at 11:00 a.m.
Friday at 11:00 a.m.

Chapter 7 Matters already noticed for 10:45 a.m.
will be heard at 11:00 a.m. , no Amended Notice is required.

 

MOTIONS IN CASES IN WHICH THE DEBTOR RESIDES IN DUPAGE AND KANE COUNTY (OTHER THAN CHAPTER 11 CASES) ARE HEARD IN GENEVA AND MUST BE NOTICED FOR AN APPROPRIATE DATE AND TIME IN GENEVA, NOT IN CHICAGO.

Routine motions and other motions to which no objection is expected may be listed as WILL BE GRANTED WITHOUT HEARING UNLESS AN OBJECTING PARTY REQUESTS THAT THE COURTROOM DEPUTY CALL THE CASE IN OPEN COURT.

Please refer to Procedures for Cases Assigned to Judge Baer for further information.

Courthouse Closures
Please note that the Kane County Courthouse is closed on the following dates during 2017:

April 14 (Spring Holiday)
November 10 (Veterans’ Day)
November 24 (Day Following Thanksgiving Day)

Please refer to the Circuit Court of Kane County’s website and the 16th Judicial Circuit Court’s website for information.