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 Application for Emergency or Ex Parte Relief

 Circuit Court of Illinois
 Lake County

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Lake County Local Emergency Motion Procedure

Application for Emergency Relief -- Assigned Judge

If emergency relief is requested, application shall be made to the assigned judge, or if unavailable, to the more...   

Accompanied By Affidavit, Contents

Each application for emergency relief shall be accompanied by an affidavit of the movant or movant s attorney stating the more...


Counsel shall use every reasonable effort to notify opposing parties or counsel of entry of each Order, at more...

Opposition to Application for Emergency or Ex Parte Relief

There are no provisions of the DuPage County Local Rules regarding objection or opposition to applications for emergency more...

 Motion Papers


All must be "entitled in the court and cause" and the "plaintiff's name shall be placed first." more...

Local Forms

Forms for Motion, Notice of Motion and Blank Order are available on the Clerk of the 19th Judicial more...

Include Rule or Statute Upon Which Motion is Based

Each motion must include the Supreme Court Rule, Code of Civil Procedure section, or other statutory section on more...

Name and Address of Responsible Party

All filed in the cause or served on an opposing party should bear the name and business address and more...

Mandatory E-Mail Service.

The use of e-mail service is mandatory if a local circuit adopts mandatory e-filing pursuant to Illinois Supreme A party or an attorney must include on the appearance and on all pleadings filed in court

Attorney Registration Number

Each pleading filed with the Court must contain the full name, office address, telephone number and State of more...

For Law Firm, List Primary Attorney

If a law firm is listed, the pleading must list the full name, telephone number and attorney registration more...

Indicate If Service Permitted by Fax

If service by facsimile is permitted for the case, and the party filing the will accept facsimile service, the more...

Page Limit

Moving and Opposing Briefs -- Fifteen (15) Pages

Unless the Court gives prior approval, no motion, response, brief, or memorandum in support of or opposition to more...

Reply Briefs -- Five (5) Pages

In the absence of leave of Court, no reply memorandum or brief or memorandum in support thereof shall more...

Citations to Authority and Exhibits

Citation of Illinois cases filed prior to July 1, 2011, and published in the Illinois Official Reports


Every pleading, motion, or other paper must be signed by at least one attorney of record, and the more...

By signing a paper, the signer certifies: more...

The Court may impose sanctions against anyone who signs a document in violation of any of these requirements. more...

Additional Formatting Requirements


 Additional Documents

Affidavit In Support of Emergency Relief

Each application for emergency relief shall be accompanied by an affidavit of the movant or movant s attorney stating the more...

Written Appearance

Attorneys appearing in any matter shall file a separate Appearance form, which includes in typewritten form or in more...

In any civil matter, including D and F cases, the claimant/plaintiff/petitioner must file the appropriate Certificate of Attorney identifying more...

Proposed Order

For uncontested or routine motions, it is customary to file and serve a copy of a proposed order more...

Lake County SmartRules procedural guide: PROPOSED ORDER. more...

 Filing -- Petition Requesting Emergency Relief

File in Clerk's Office

Every complaint or petition requesting an ex parte order for the appointment of a receiver, temporary restraining order, more...

 Hearing & Disposition

Service After Hearing Without Notice

If a motion is heard without prior notice, a copy of the orders entered at the hearing must more...

Service After Without Notice -- Absent Party

If a motion is heard without prior notice under this rule and any respondent or other party fails more...

Order After Ex Parte Motion Denied

If a motion presented without prior noticed is denied or the hearing is denied, an order of the more...

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