Clerk of Circuit Court

P.O. Box 339
10 Fourth Avenue
Shell Lake, WI 54871

(715) 468-4677
Fax: (715) 468-4678

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Clerk of Circuit Court:
Karen Nord

Chief Deputy Clerk of Court
Amanda Shafer

Deputy Clerk of Court 
Tonya Haremza

Deputy Clerk of Court
Caitlin Christ

Departmental Purpose

The Clerk of Court's office is statutorily mandated to provide recordkeeping for the judicial system. The office manages all court files: civil, small claims, felony, misdemeanor, traffic, county ordinance, DNR, divorce, paternity and family. The staff opens and maintains all new cases, dockets, pleadings, takes court minutes, enters judgments, prepares bail bonds and criminal judgments of conviction, enters and vacates warrants, prepares court files for appeals, collects fees, fines, restitution, court appointed attorney fees and any other obligations ordered by the Court. The Clerk of Court's office also processes passport applications, takes care of all other phases of jury management, and other duties as required of the office. The clerk and staff assist the public in accessing the courts and its records.

THE CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT AND STAFF ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE. Legal questions should be directed to your attorney or to the Lawyer Referral Service at 1-800-362-9082.

Related Judicial Personnel

Eugene D. Harrington, Circuit Court Judge

Cathy Colbert, Court Reporter

Laurel Dean, Court Reporter

Shannon Anderson, Probate Registrar/Juvenile Clerk

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Helpful Websites

www.wicourts.gov
State court information, forms, cases, docketed judgments, State Law Library, Wisconsin statutes, Supreme Court opinions, etc.

www.travel.state.gov
Passport forms and other travel information.

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