-- CLARK COUNTY COURT OPERATIONS EFFECTIVE MARCH 23, 2020 ---
---UNTIL FURTHER ORDER--
The Clark County Courthouse will remain open for only limited emergency court-related activity during the Governor’s mandatory stay at home order. All non-emergency hearings currently scheduled through April 7, 2020 are vacated and continued. If you have any questions about your hearing, you should contact your attorney, or if you are unrepresented, then call the Circuit Clerk’s office at (217) 826-2811.
If you believe you need an emergency hearing in your case, attorneys or non-represented parties should call the Clark County Court Administrator’s office at (217) 826-8713 and explain the basis for the emergency. The request will be immediately reviewed by a Judge and a determination will be made as to the date and time of a hearing and the manner in which the hearing will be conducted.
If you need to file any court related documents during this time period, you should do so by use of the internet and the mandatory e-filing system.
The Clark County Judiciary remains committed to the efficient administration of justice during these difficult times
Ami L. Shaw Clerk of the Circuit Court
(217) 826-2811 ph
***Please note that the Juror Service for APRIL and MAY have been cancelled. Selected jurors will still need to send in their cards with information. Please check this website and/or call the number provided on your service letter for further updates regarding June. Thank you.
The Fifth Judicial Circuit is dedicated to serving the community by providing equal access to justice through the fair, timely and efficient resolution of all cases. To that end, the Clark County Circuit Clerk of Court provides assistance related to traffic, criminal, civil and family cases.
As always, we strive to make our office accessible and open. It is an honor to serve the citizens of Clark County.