Civil Information

The Circuit Clerk’s Civil Division is responsible for all Civil and Family Division cases filed in McHenry County. Civil Division includes Arbitration, Chancery, Divorce (Children or No Children), Eminent Domain, Eviction, Family, Government Corporation, Guardianship, Law, Mental Health, Miscellaneous Remedy, Order of Protection, Probate, Small Claims and Tax cases. Civil Division Customer Service is located in Room 136, on the first floor of the McHenry County Government Center.

Illinois Legal Aid Online (ILAO)

Useful legal information can be found at Below are links to videos produced by Illinois Legal Aid Online to assist with some common questions from parties representing themselves in court.