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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois
 

Chancery Division - Courtroom 2007

Circuit Judge Bonnie M. Wheaton

505 N. County Farm Rd.
Wheaton, Illinois 60187
630-407-8979
Fax: 630-407-8815
Email -  Bonnie.Wheaton@18thjudicial.org

Secretary - Ms. Mary Murrell - 630-407-8979

All 9:00 a.m. Motions must be scheduled through the Judge's secretary. 

NOTICE: EFFECTIVE January 1, 2016 New civil cases, as well as pleadings in existing civil matters, will be required to be filed electronically.  E-file in DuPage County is online at https://www.i2File.net

Court Schedule

Schedule for Monday - Friday
TimeActivity
9:00 a.m.CH (randomly assigned)                                                            
9:00 a.m.MR (randomly assigned except foreign divorce judgements, eavesdropping, extradition, fugitive from justice, habeas corpus)
9:00 a.m.     MC 
9:00 a.m.FED over $50,000
9:00 a.m. CC (Unauthorized Practice of Law) 
9:30 a.m. Hearing as set
10:00 a.m.       Trials as set

 

  Standing Order

Telephone Appearances

          Judge Wheaton allows appearances to be made for routine and agreed matters by telephone through CourtCall pursuant to the Memorandum regarding Remote Telephone Appearances.

Jury Instructions

          Jury instructions in Chancery cases usually require non-IPI instructions.  To facilitate more efficient jury trials, jury instructions must be prepared and exchanged (with copies to the Judge) seven days in advance of the start date of a jury trial.  The following order will be entered when the jury trial date is set.

Form Order

Special Note

Electronic orders are used in Courtroom 2007.  There are laptops available in the Courtroom for the use by attorneys and self-represented litigants.  The laptops are preloaded with cases on the call for each day.  To prepare an order in advance of a court date go to https://eaccess.18thjudicial.org.  An instructional video is available here.