Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Coles County

Coles County Courthouse, 651 Jackson Avenue, Charleston, IL 61920
Coles County

Court System Type:

All civil cases at law over $300., Civil cases in equity., Proceedings in habeas corpus., Felonies and misdemeanors, Proceedings in quo warranto., Prohibition and certiorari cases., Appeals from magistrate court, municipal court, and administrative agenc


Contact Information:

Phone Number: 217-348-0516
Fax: 217-348-7324

County Clerk and Other Info:

Judge or Clerk: Circuit Judges: James R. Glenn, Gary W. Jacobs (Resident), Teresa K. Righter (Resident), Richard E. Scott, Mitchell K. Shick; Associate Judge: Brien J. O'Brien

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Nearby Courts:

Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Cumberland County
Cumberland County Courthouse, Courthouse Square
9.3 miles away

Sixth Judicial Circuit Court Douglas County
Douglas County Courthouse, 401 South Center
12.9 miles away

Sixth Judicial Circuit Court Moultrie County
Moultrie County Courthouse, 10 South Main Street
17.8 miles away

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