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Effingham County Courthouse

District: 5 | Circuit: 4th
Effingham County

John Niemerg
120 W Jefferson, Suite 101
Effingham, IL - Illinois 62401
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (217) 342-4065 Visit Website



  • Copier
  • Court Disability Coordinator John Niemerg, Court Disability Coordinator - 4th Judicial Circuit, (217) 342-4065,
  • E-filing Kiosk The Circuit Clerks lobby has public access terminals and e-filing terminals available. The e-filing terminals are equipped with scanners.
  • Food Vending machines are available in the first floor lobby.
  • Free Parking Parking is available at all public parking lots surrounding the Government Center as well as street parking. The website for public transportatin is:
  • Internet
  • Language Access The Courthouse has access to telephonic interpreter services via Language Line Solutions.
  • Law Library The law library is located on the third floor of the courthouse but, does not have computer access. however, the Circuit Clerks office provides Public access computer terminals. The courthouse has wi-fi available upon request for guests.
  • Lockers
  • Printer
  • Public Transportation