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Kane County Judicial Center

District: 2 | Circuit: 16th
Kane County

37W777 State Route 38
St. Charles, IL - Illinois 60175
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (630) 232-5805 Visit Website

The 16th Judicial Circuit (Kane County) is comprised of the Kane County Judicial Center, Kane County Courthouse, Kane County Juvenile Justice Center, and three branch court locations.

This survey reflects the Kane County Judicial Center and the adjacent Kane County Juvenile Justice Center only. (the main courthouse) See other surveys for the Kane County Courthouse and branch courts.



  • Child Waiting Room The Children's Waiting Room is located in the Lower Level of the Kane County Judicial Center. It is a secure area staffed by professional child care workers, and freely open M-Th 8:45am - 4:15pm and Friday 8:15am - 1pm. The Children's Waiting Room accepts children from infant to age 12 whose parents have court business in the Kane County Judicial Center.
  • Copier Photocopiers, printers, and a mobile device charging station, are available.
  • Digital Recording
  • E-filing Kiosk In the Law Library, two (four prior to social distancing parameters) online public access terminals have scanners associated with them for e-filing purposes. Law Library staff or an Illinois Justice Corps Fellow are on site to assist with the efiling pro
  • Food The Kane County Judicial Center has food and beverage options onsite other than vending machines. It houses a cafe within the cafeteria located on the lower level of the building. Food and beverages are not allowed outside of the cafeteria.
  • Free Parking The Kane County Judicial Center and Juvenile Justice Center have free parking lots for their facilities, as well as being designated stops for the PACE bus system.
  • Internet Computers with open internet, scanners, and Lexis, Family Law Software, and Legal Information Reference Center databases are freely available for public use.
  • Language Access
  • Law Library The Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center is located on the 2nd floor of the Kane County Judicial Center. The law library is staffed by two librarians and a library para-professional, and hosts an Illinois Justice Corps Fellow. You may reach the library by phone, chat, email, or dropping by M, T, Th, F 8:30am-4:30pm, W 8:30am-7:00pm. Staff is available to assist with Zoom court, efiling, research, finding forms, and to answer general procedural questions.
  • Legal Nav
  • Mobile Devices Allowed
  • Printer
  • Public Transportation
  • Self-Help Center The Legal Self Help Center is part of the Kane County Law Library & Self Help Legal Center and is housed within the Kane County Judicial Center.
  • Waiting Room