Required Documents

Summons and Alias Summons

  • Original summons with court seal per case number, 2 copies of the summons
  • 1 copy of the complaint or petition
  • If more than 1 person is being served (including unknown occupants), provide 1 additional copy of the summons and complaint per service.

Wage Deductions Summons

  • Original summons and 2 copies of the summons
  • 2 copies of the notice and affidavit

Citation to Discover Assets

  • 1 original citation and 2 copies of the citation
  • 2 copies of the notice

Body Attachment

  • 1 original and 1 copy
  • Body Attachment Information Sheet (PDF)

Rule to Show Cause

  • 2 copies
  • No original

Notice by Posting

  • Original notice and 4 copies
  • No affidavits.

Subpoena PDF

  • 1 original and 1 copy

Order for Possession (Eviction Order)

  • 1 certified copy (clerk stamp on the back)
  • 1 copy and the Eviction Request Form

Replevin

  • Original bond plus 2 copies of the bond
  • Original Complaint in Replevin plus 1 copy
  • Original Order for Replevin plus 1 copy
  • Cover letter
  • Contact sheet
  • Replevin Enforcement Form

Tax Notices



  • 2 copies of the notice per person to be served certified cards for all mailable notices
  • 3 labels per person for mailings and a service list with the return information for affidavits
  • Service list with the return information for affidavits

If papers are filed outside of Lake County, please include a self-addressed stamped envelope for service return.