Lee County Circuit Clerk

Denise McCaffrey-Ehrmann
Clerk of the Circuit Court

The Lee County Circuit Clerk's hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except on Legal Holidays. The Circuit Clerk's Office can be found on the third floor of the Lee County Courts Building, 309 S. Galena Av. Suite 320, Dixon, IL  61021.

Note: For the time being searches for Probate Cases and Naturalization Information from 1800-1922 is not available. Please check back at a later date to see if that information has become available.

Important Information:

Information on E-Filing for Illinois Courts- Posted 12/26/17

Access to Lee County Court Records - Posted 11/4/16

If you believe that you cannot afford the court fees and/or costs for bringing or defending an action, please browse our forms on how to file In Pauperis Petitions

For the payment of traffic fines, criminal fines, court costs and filing fees, we accept cash, money orders, certified checks and Credit/Debt Card (MasterCard, VISA, Discover, through CitePay USA)

Child Support payments are only accepted at the SDU please submit payments to the following address:

P.O. Box 5400
Carol Stream, IL  60197-5400
Make checks payable to the ILSDU