Message From the Chief Judge

Chambers of Paul P. Gilfillan
​TENTH CIRCUIT CHIEF JUDGE

​The judges and administrative staff of the 10th Circuit welcome you to its official website. While our home office is Peoria County, our team also consists of Tazewell, Marshall, Putnam and Stark Counties. We are committed to serving the public by providing a fair and accessible system of justice that promotes public trust and confidence. We work toward this goal by continually improving the facilities, programs and services provided to the people of central Illinois.

​​​​​This site was established to communicate our message directly to those who we sit in service of; the public, litigants and attorneys. By having a dedicated 'courts' location we hope to provide you more information in an enhanced and efficient fashion.

​​​As you explore our website, please contact us with comments or suggestions on how we can better serve you.​

​​Thank you for your interest in the Tenth Circuit.

Paul P. Gilfillan
Chief Judge