The authority for development of most state court ADR programs in Illinois is by Supreme Court rule; however, the development of court ADR rules is circuit driven. The structure is similar for federal courts, in which the authority for District Courts to enact rules for ADR programs is provided through statute.
Follow the links in the left-hand menu to find information about specific court rules. They are listed by:
Note: The summaries of state and federal rules governing court ADR in Illinois are not a substitute for the rules. Only the full text of rules as published by the courts should be relied upon. Updates or suggestions for additional court ADR rules are welcome. To provide information, contact RSI.