Jackson County Clerk of Court

COVID-19 Order Regarding Emergency Temporary Measures

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 Mission Statement: 

The mission of the Clerk of Court's Office is to coordinate the operation of the Jackson County Circuit Court, including the financial portion of that system.  Our goal is to provide prompt and efficient service to the public and all participants.  We strive to assist and support other county and state agencies through coordination of our services.


THE CLERK OF COURT AND STAFF ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE.  Legal questions should be directed to your attorney or to the Lawyer Referral Service at 1-800-362-9082.



Filing of all court actions including: Divorce/Legal Separation, Family, Criminal, Civil, Small Claims, Traffic, and Restraining Orders, Jury Management, and Public Access Terminal.

Payments of all fines and forfeitures, including setting up payment plans and wage assignments.

Helpful Links for the Public Helpful Links for the Public
Information about eFiling Circuit Court eFiling Information
Local Court Rules Jackson County Circuit Court Rules
Self-Help Law Center for the Public Self-Help Law Center for the Public
Self Representation (pro se) Do you need an attorney or can you represent yourself?
Wisconsin Circuit Court Access (CCAP) How to find cases online through CCAP
Wisconsin Crime Information Bureau CIB - Department of Justice
Wisconsin Lawyer Referral Service Offers free referrals to attorneys who charge their regular rate and for reduced rates to low-income clients
Wisconsin State Law Library Link to State Law Library website
Not Guilty Plea Form Form to enter a not guilty plea on a civil citation
Motion to Reopen Citation Motion to Reopen Closed Citation
Request for Payment Plan Form to submit to request a payment plan on court ordered obligations