Circuit Clerk 
Sixth Judicial Circuit

DeWitt County Illinois
DeWitt County Board

DeWitt County Offices

DeWitt County Information

DeWitt County Sheriff

DeWitt County Treasurer

County Clerk and Recorder

DeWitt County Development Council

Highway Department

DeWitt County E.S.D.A.

Supervisor of Assessments

County Probation Department

Contact Us
Michelle Van Valey 
Circuit Clerk 
DeWitt County 

201 West Washington Street Clinton, Illinois 61727 
Phone: (217) 935-7750 
Fax: (217-935-7759 
2020-MichelleVanValeysm.jpg (5001 bytes)

DeWitt County Circuit Clerk’s office now accepts E filing.

Illinois Court Statewide
Approved Forms

Credit or Debit Cards

Fines & Costs

Child Support Admin Fee

Court Ordered Parenting Program:
Signed Parenting Letters IL Koritz
Outline Parenting Class for Divorce


Monday Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

We are closed for lunch between Noon - 1:00pm.

We are closed on all Federal and State Holidays.


Chief Deputy, Criminal & Juvenile Division
(217) 935-7751 
Civil Division (Law, Law Magistrate, Tax Objections, Drainage, Chancery, Wills and Probate)
(217) 935-7754 
Civil Division - Small Claims
(217) 935-7754 
Family Division (Adoption, Child Support, Divorce, Family)
(217) 935-7756 
Traffic Division 
(217) 935-7757
Book Keeper 

Rules of Practice (.pdf)

A payment drop box is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is located on the northwest side of the courthouse parking lot.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions: Click Here

Circuit Clerk Filing Fees: Click Here

DeWitt County 2021 Jury Trial Calendar: Click Here

2021 Holiday schedule: Click Here

DeWitt County Legal Self-Help Center 

Land of Lincoln - Legal Assistance Foundation  
Phone #: (877) 342-7891 (new applicants) 
Office #: (217) 356-1351 
Toll Free #: (800) 747-5523 
Fax #: (217) 356-7621

Helpful Information Links:

Southern Illinois University School of Law - Self Help
Illinois Dept of Healthcare and Family Services
Illinois Family Violence Coordinating Councils
State Appellate Defender - Expungements

Traffic Safety School
Traffic Safety School Application