Local Court Rules


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Milwaukee County Circuit Court - LOCAL RULES REVISION PROJECT




The Local Rules of the First Judicial District have been substantially revised. New rules governing the civil and criminal divisions and new rules generally applicable in all divisions became effective March 1, 2009. New rules governing the family division become effective on April 15, 2010. 


New rules regarding the children’s division are being developed. Please consult this site for updates and an opportunity to comment on the proposed rules.  

If you have comments regarding the new local rules, please direct them to Judge Richard Sankovitz, the chair of the Local Rules Revision Project Committee: