On March 20th, the McHenry County Clerk's office will be closed for regular business, other than for the election. For election assistance, please call 815-334-0236.

22nd Judicial Circuit - Michael J. Sullivan, Chief Circuit Judge

Local Court Rules

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Local Court Rules are used as a means to govern how the court operates.  Below are links to the various court rules.

Local Rules - All Parts as of September, 2016

PART 1 - Organization

PART 2 - Motions/Notice

PART 3 - Proceedings before Trial

PART 4 - Pre-Trial Conference

PART 5 - Trials

PART 6 - Bonds- Sureties - Receivers

PART 7 - Small Claims

PART 8 - Real Estate Sales Pursuant to Judgement of Order 

PART 9 - Juvenile Proceedings

PART 10 - Criminal Rules

PART 11 - Family Law

PART 12 - Enforcement of Child Support

PART 13 - Reserved

PART 14 - Probate Proceedings

PART 15 - Post Judgement Proceedings

PART 16 - Adoption

PART 17 - Mandatory Arbitration Rules

PART 18 - Family Division Mediation Program Rules

PART 19 - Remote Electronic Access Program

PART 20 - Civil Division Mediation Program Rules

PART 21 - Civil E-Filing

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