In-Court Bar Attorney Program Information for Lawyers

The Criminal In-Court Lawyer Referral Program assigns experienced "Bar Attorneys" each day to traffic and 11 criminal courts under the auspices of the Circuit Court of Cook County. Lawyers provide assistance for a reasonable fee or a cash bond to defendants who are in need of a criminal defense lawyer. Court calls begin at 9 a.m. on Monday - Friday, except for holidays. For more information or to join the program, contact Vanessa Williams, In-Court Administrator, at 312-554-2072, or fill out the appropriate program application: In-Court Criminal Application or In-Court Juvenile Court Application.

The Courts served by the Program are listed below:

Traffic Court
50 W. Washington, Chicago
CL-88-Room

First District
Branch 23, 50 - 5555 W. Grand, Chicago
2600 S. California, Room 100 Chicago
Branch 29, 42 - 2452 W. Belmont, Chicago
Branch 35, 38 - 727 E. 111th, Chicago
Branch 43, 44 - 3151 W. Harrison, Chicago
Branch 60, 61, 62, 63, 64 - 555 W. Harrison, Chicago
Branch 34, 48 - 155 W. 51st, Chicago

Second District
5600 Old Orchard - Skokie

Third District

2121 Euclid - Rolling Meadows

 Fourth District
1500 Maybrook Drive - Maywood

Fifth District
10220 S. 76th - Bridgeview

 Sixth District
16501 S. Kedzie - Markham