The Office of the Circuit Clerk is a state constitutional office elected by the citizens of Kendall County for a term of four years. The Circuit Clerk is a non-judicial officer of the Judicial Branch of Illinois State government. The Circuit Court Clerk is responsible for maintaining and preserving all the official records of the court filed in Kendall County.
Effective December 3, 2012,
Kendall and DeKalb Counties became the new Twenty-third Judicial Circuit,
leaving Kane as the single county in the 16th Judicial Circuit.