Skokie Courthouse

General Information

For information on your court case in the Skokie courthouse, including traffic and misdemeanor cases, please call: 

The Office of the Clerk of the Circuit Court
(847) 470-7250

Contact Information
Hon. Shelley Sutker-Dermer, Presiding Judge
Office of the Presiding Judge, Suite 219
Phone (847) 470-7500
Fax (847) 470-5133

Parking and Directions

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.

Location Services

    Contact Accessibility Services for accommodation requests and additional information about court services.

    ADA Accommodations available at the Skokie Courthouse include:

    • American Sign Language Interpreter (ASL)
    • Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI)
    • Assistive Listening Device (ALD)
      • Earphones for the hearing impaired for use in court are available in the Presiding Judge’s Office. The courtroom clerk will order them by request.
    • Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART) 
      • CART is an interpretive captioning service only, and does not maintain or provide transcripts of the proceedings.
    • Reserved parking spaces for persons with disabilities in the parking garage, as well as an elevator, located east of the courthouse.

    The Skokie Courthouse Children's Room is located in Room 155B. This facility accepts children between the ages of infant and 16. For more information, please call (847) 470-7536 or (847) 470-7489.

    The Circuit Court of Cook County provides Lactation Rooms for nursing parents who are visiting our courthouses. Room 200 is designated as the Lactation Room at this location. Note for Jurors: Nursing parents who are called for jury duty can request access to a private space, upon their arrival to the Jury Assembly Room, in any court location. The Office of Jury Administration staff will direct individuals to these spaces upon request.

    The Interpreter Services Office within the Skokie Courthouse is located in Room 158 and can be contacted at (847) 470-5130. Foreign Language Interpreters are available upon request. 

    If you require an American Sign Language interpreter, please contact Deaf & Hard of Hearing Access Services.

    Request a transcript of certain court proceedings from the Official Court Reporters.

    Remote Access Center Location: Room 157 

    Total number of Computers: 6 

    Telephone Number: (847) 470-7425

    Second Municipal District Zoom Information

    Remote Court Proceedings information

    Below is a directory of agencies in the Second Municipal District courthouse in Skokie:

    Department/AgencyRoom NumberPhone Number
    Adult Probation249(847) 470-7370
    Assessor149(847) 470-7237
    Building and Zoning155(847) 470-5000
    Custodian106(847) 470-7350
    Children’s Advocacy Room155(847) 470-7536
    Civil Process030(847) 470-7433
    Clerk of the Circuit Court136 (847) 470-7250 
    County Clerk149(847) 470-7234
    Court Reporters204(847) 470-7290
    Central State’s Institute (CSI)243(847) 470-7425
    Domestic Violence Court Advocates218(847) 470-5052
    Interpreters158(847) 470-5130
    Jury Assembly Room111(847) 470-7284
    Juvenile Probation257(847) 470-7340
    Law Library200(847) 470-7298
    Pretrial Services257(847) 470-7380
    Public Defender245(847) 470-7400
    State’s Attorney Victim Witness263(847) 470-7297
    Sheriff140(847) 470-7277
    Sheriff’s Police145(847) 470-7455
    Social Service253(847) 470-7355
    State’s Attorney263(847) 470-7300
    T.A.S.C.243(847) 470-7427
    Tax Appeals155(847) 470-7522