||Welcome to the Clerk of Courts
Our office is the administrative record keeping office for the Eau Claire County Circuit Courts. We offer many resources and links to assist you in accessing the court system. If you have any questions, please contact us - our information is below.
Clerk of Courts
721 Oxford Ave
Eau Claire, WI 54703
Map & Directions
Hours of Operation
We are open 8 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
Please arrive in time to COMPLETE all business
prior to 4:00 p.m.
A drop box is provided for filings and payments from 4:00-5:00 p.m. All filings and payments received prior to 5:00 p.m. will be file stamped that day.
Phone Directory: Please listen carefully to the menu to select the case type that applies. Our staff might be in court or helping customers at the counter, please leave a message (name, number and case number, if applicable) and we will return your call as soon as we can.
Press 1: Office hours, address, and fax
Press 2: Questions about a fee or fine
Press 3: Divorce, paternity, child custody and placement, and restraining orders
Press 4: Traffic, ordinance or under age drinking
Press 5: Civil or small claims
Press 6: Criminal
Press 7: More Options
Press 8: To leave a general message
*Change to Copy Fees*- Starting May 1, 2014, copies of court documents will cost $1.25/page
(amount provided by statute) and will be available through the Public Access Terminal at the
Clerk of Court's office. A public access copier ($0.25/page) is available in the County Law Library
for copying documents prior to filing.
Court staff may not provide legal advice or recommend a specific course of action for an individual.
Our office does provide some forms, written instructions and common, routinely employed court
procedures to assist court users. Court staff shall remain impartial and may not provide or withhold
assistance for the purpose of giving one party an advantage over another. It is advised that an individual
seek the assistance of an attorney for more comprehensive and individualized assistance
(From Supreme Court Rule 70.41)