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Cook County: Second Municipal District - Skokie

District: 1 | Circuit: Cook County
Cook County

5600 Old Orchard Road
Skokie, IL - Illinois 60077
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (847) 470-7200 Visit Website

The Circuit Court of Cook County's Second Municipal District is made up of the following municipalities in the northern suburbs of Cook County: the towns of Deerfield*; Des Plaines; Evanston; Glencoe; Glenview; Golf; Kenilworth; Lincolnwood; Morton Grove; Niles; Northbrook; Northfield; Park Ridge; Skokie; Wilmette; and Winnetka; and the Townships of Evanston, Maine, excluding that part of the Township of Maine within the territorial limits of the municipality of Rosemont, New Trier, Niles, Northfield, excluding that part of the Township of Northfield within the territorial limits of the municipality of Prospect Heights, and that part of the Township of Wheeling within the territorial limits of the municipality of Des Plaines.

*jurisdiction limited to geographic area within Cook County



  • Copier
  • E-filing Kiosk There are public access e-File workstations located in all suburban district offices of the Clerk of the Circuit Clerk.For additional information, visit the Clerk of the Circuit Court's Website at
  • Food There is a snack loung with vending machines on site.
  • Free Parking Parking:Parking is currently free in the parking structure located east of the courthouse.There is an elevator in the garage as well as handicapped designated parking spaces.Transportation: All Cook County Courthouses can be reached by public transportation. To create an itinerary over the phone, or for the most current routes and schedules for both city and suburb via – ADA Paratransit, CTA, METRA or PACE Bus, call the RTA Travel Information Center at (312) 836-7000 or TDD/TTY (312) 836-4949 or visit their website for information and use the trip planner.
  • Internet
  • Language Access The Circuit Court of Cook County provides court interpreters to facilitate the participation in court proceedings of persons who either: do not speak English; or do not speak English as their primary language and who have limited ability to read, speak, write or understand English (known as Limited English Proficiency or LEP). Further information can be found on the court's website at:
  • Law Library The County manages the Law Library in Room 200. Phone: (847) 470-7298Fax: (847) 470-7526Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Closed Saturday and SundayFor additional information, please visit the county's website at
  • Mobile Devices Allowed
  • Printer
  • Public Transportation
  • Self-Help Center
  • Waiting Room Second Municipal DistrictChildren’s Advocacy Room at the Skokie Courthouse5600 Old Orchard Road, Room 155BSkokie, Illinois 60077(847) 470-7536 or 7489 Accepts infants and children through ages 16For more information, please visit http://www.cookco