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​Civil and Small Claims

TitleFile TypeFile SizeDescription
30 Day Summonspdf(84KB)Form used in civil lawsuits over $50,000, adoptions, chancery and family cases notifying the defendant(s) that a case has been filed.
Affidavit as to Military Servicepdf(86KB)
Affidavit for Garnishment-Non-Wagepdf(46KB)
Affidavit for Service by Postingpdf(169KB)Form used in Forcible Entry and Detainer.
Affidavit for Wage Deductionpdf(223KB)Form used in wage deduction proceedings
Affidavit Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 222(B)pdf(22KB)A form used in civil proceedings sent to an employer to collect on a judgment.
Answer to Citation Proceedingpdf(128KB)Form used in civil proceedings by an employer, bank or any other third party
Appearancepdf(82KB)Form used to indicate legal representation of a party or parties in a case.
Arbitration Summonspdf(67KB)Summons used in Arbitration Proceedings.
Blank Orderpdf(25KB)Form used to draft orders that will be presented to the judge in court.
Certificate of Attorney Civilpdf(261KB)
Certificate of Judgment Creditor or Attorney in Citation Proceedingspdf(19KB)
Certificate of Mailing Third Party Citation Noticepdf(62KB)Form used in civil proceedings as proof of mailing a citation
Change of Addresspdf(159KB)Form used to notify Circuit Clerk of address change.
Citation Noticepdf(158KB)
Citation to Discover Assetspdf(31KB)Form used in post judgment citation proceedings.
Citation to Discover Assets to Third Partypdf(68KB)Form used in civil proceedings sent to a bank or third party who may have assets of a judgment debtor.
Common Collection Sheetpdf(11KB)Contains instructions for collecting money following a judgment
Complaint in Forcible Entry and Detainerpdf(155KB)Form used for filing a civil LM Forcible Entry and Detainer (Eviction).
Complaint in Replevinpdf(37KB)Form used to file a Complaint for Replevin
Dismissal Order Small Claimspdf(109KB)Form used for dismissing a case in small claims court.
Forcible Entry and Detainer Notice to Defendantpdf(11KB)Form used in Forcible Entry and Detainer (Eviction) proceedings.
Forcible Entry Detainer Orderpdf(26KB)Form used in Forcible Entry and Detainer proceedings
Forcible Summonspdf(51KB)Form used to notify the defendant(s) of the filing of a civil LM forcible entry and detainer (eviction) against them.
Forcible Summons COPYpdf(37KB)Copy of Summons - Forcible Entry and Detainer used to notify the defendant(s) of the filing of a civil LM forcible entry and detainer (eviction) against them.
Garnishment Summons Non Wagepdf(63KB)Form used to indicate the date the garnishee has to file an answer as to whether there are funds available to garnish.
Income and Assetpdf(122KB)Form used in post judgment citation proceedings
Judgment orderpdf(18KB)Form used in Small Claims when a judgment has been entered.
Jury Demandpdf(106KB)
Landlord 5 Day Noticepdf(56KB)
Memorandum of Judgmentpdf(190KB)Form used in civil proceedings when a judgment has been entered in the case.
Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Informationpdf(212KB)
Mortgage Foreclosure SPCpdf(38KB)
Mortgage Foreclosure Summonspdf(84KB)
Motionpdf(34KB)Blank Motion Form
Motion to Appoint Special Process Serverpdf(81KB)Form used when requesting the use of a special process server.
Non Wage Garnishment Noticepdf(173KB)Form used to notify the defendant that the Non Wage Garnishment Summons has been issued.
Non Withholding Wage Deduction Orderpdf(212KB)Form used in garnishment proceedings field against the employer who was served with a wage deduction summons.
Notice of Application of Foreign Judgmentpdf(25KB)Form used when registering a foreign judgment.
Notice of Confidential or Personal Identity Informationpdf(92KB)
Notice of Filing of Request for Extended Media Coverage (Attorney)pdf(50KB)
Notice of Filing of Request for Extended Media Coverage (Attorney) (Spanish)pdf(182KB)
Notice of Motionpdf(34KB)Form used to notify the court of a motion being filed.
Notice of Motion for Non-Wage Exemption Hearingpdf(86KB)Form used in civil cases to set a court date for a Non-Wage Exemption Hearing
Notice of Motion for Wage Deduction Exemption Hearingpdf(64KB)Form used in civil to set a court date for a Wage Deduction Exemption Hearing
Notice to People Acting as Their Own Lawyerpdf(7KB)
Objection of Party to Extended Media Coveragepdf(15KB)
Objection of Party to Extended Media Coverage of Testimony (Spanish)pdf(17KB)
Objection of Witness to Extended Media Coverage (Spanish)pdf(91KB)
Objection of Witness to Extended Meida Coveragepdf(15KB)
Order Appointing Special Process Serverpdf(74KB)Order used when a special process server is appointed.
Order for Replevin Notice Servedpdf(32KB)Form used in Replevin Proceedings
Order for Replevin Without Noticepdf(30KB)Form used in Replevin Proceedings
Order for Trial Continuancepdf(106KB)
Order on Request for Extended Media Coveragepdf(43KB)
Order on Request for Extended Media Coverage (Spanish)pdf(44KB)
Order Trial Continuancepdf(104KB)
Petition and Order to Sue or Defend as an Indigent Personpdf(96KB)Petition and Order used to sue or defend without payment of fees, costs or charges.
Release (Satisfaction) of Judgment (Employer-Garnishee)pdf(115KB)Form used in civil proceedings in which an employer notifies the court that the judgment has been paid.
Request for Extended Media Coveragepdf(52KB)
Request for Extended Media Coverage (Spanish)pdf(47KB)
Rider to the Citation to Discover Assetspdf(69KB)Form used in citation proceedings that indicates the financial records that are needed.
Satisfaction Release of Judgmentpdf(50KB)Form used in civil proceedings to notify the court that the judgment has been paid.
Small Claim Complaintpdf(254KB)Form used to file a small claims case of $10,000 or less.
Small Claim Summonspdf(194KB)Form used to notify the defendant(s) of the filing of a small claims case against them.
Small Claim Summons COPYpdf(93KB)Copy of Small Claims Summons which notifies the defendant(s) of the filing of a small claims case against them.
Small Claims Complaint Samplepdf(285KB)
Small Claims Guidepdf(80KB)Guide to Small Claims Court in Lake County, Illinois
Small Claims Summons Samplepdf(89KB)
Subpoenapdf(88KB)Form used requiring a person's presence in court to give testimony. ***If you are representing yourself, you must come to the Circuit Clerk's Office to obtain this form and have it signed and sealed***
Subpoena for Depositionpdf(34KB)Form used requiring a person to appear somewhere to give a deposition. ***If you are representing yourself, you must come to the Circuit Clerk's Office to obtain this form and have it signed and sealed***
Summons in Mandamuspdf(122KB)Form used in Mandamus proceedings.
Summons to Confirm Conditional Judgmentpdf(20KB)
Supreme Court Rule 218 Orderpdf(26KB)218 scheduling order used in civil cases
Turn Over Orderpdf(239KB)Form prepared after garnishment has been answered by employer/bank to turn over the assets.
Wage Deduction Orderpdf(193KB)Form used in Civil proceedings by the plaintiff after the employer has sent them an answer of how much money they are able to deduct from the employee's paycheck.
Wage Deduction Summons and Noticepdf(93KB)Summons and Notice used in Wage Deduction proceedings
Contact Information

Keith Brin, Clerk of the Circuit Court
18 N. County St.
Waukegan, IL 60085

Phone: 847.377.3380

Email:
CircuitClerk@lakecountyil.gov

Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 - 5:00