Case Types

Case Types
Civil Cases
Case types include:
  • Contracts
  • Name changes 
  • Real property rights
  • Registration of foreign orders
  • Torts
  • Transcript of foreign orders

Domestic Relations Cases
Case types include:
  • Grandparental visitation rights
  • Marriage dissolutions and separations
  • Paternity
  • Registration of foreign family violence protection orders
  • Support and custody
  • Termination of parental rights
  • Uniform Family Interstate Support Act (UIFSA) Actions

Other Case Types
Case Type What is Handled
Criminal Cases All felony cases
Juvenile Cases
  • Delinquency
  • Child In Need of Supervision
  • Neglect / Abuse Cases
Probates
  • Guardianship
  • Probate Interstate Cases
  • Probate of Estates
  • Conservatorship
  • Trusteeship Cases
Adoptions
  • Confidential Intermediary Cases
  • Adoption Cases
Involuntary Commitment Cases
  • Involuntary Hospitalization Cases
  • Emergency Detention
Appeals
  • Circuit Court
  • Municipal Court
  • Administrative Agencies