|Family Law/Divorce Useful Telephone Numbers||
Last updated: October 2006
Note:The Illinois Marriage and Dissolution Act and Paternity Act changed on January 1, 2016. The most up-to-date information can be found in the following articles: Parentage (formerly Paternity), Divorce, Allocation of Parental Responsibilities (formerly Custody), Parenting Time (formerly Visitation), and Child Support.
LAF Divorce and Family Law Project: (312) 431-2255
Sheriff (Summons Info): (312) 603-4922
Court Interpreter: (312) 603-4880
Court Reporter’s Office: (312) 603-8404
Daley Center Clerk for Family Law (to check on the status of a case): (312) 603-6300
Mediation: (312) 603-1540
Office of the Public Guardian: (312) 603-0800, for GAL
Department of Supportive Services: (312) 603-0550, for home study
Forensic Clinical Services: (773) 869-6100, for custody evaluation
Child Support Enforcement: (312) 603-2000
State Disbursement Unit: (877) 225-7077
Chicago Bar Association Lawyer Referral Services: (312) 554-2001
Cook County Jail: (773) 890-7100
To get a Cook County Jail inmate’s ID number: (773) 869-5245
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