(voice-mail monitored phone line)
Lake County Family Court Case Management Office provides assistance to self-represented litigants with general and procedural information on initial filing of domestic relations matters.
The Family Court Self-Help Office will personally review papers to insure all the appropriate forms are filed to move the case toward final disposition. Currently, the Family Court Self-Help Office is open for walk-ins on Mondays ONLY from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.; closed 12-1 for lunch. The office is located on the North Wing (2nd Floor) of the Lake County Courthouse.
Telephonic appointment times are also available and can be scheduled below.
Obtain a checklist for your domestic relations matter at www.circuit5.org then scroll down and click on self-help family law forms.
Obtain the forms listed on the checklist at www.flcourts.org,under the self-help tab, then click on family law forms.
*Please note: The personnel in the Self-Help Office provide procedural information only.
Parent Education and Family Stabilization Course Providers http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/programs/childwelfare/stabilization/
Circuit 5 website for instructions; www.circuit5.org
Florida Supreme Court website for documents; www.flcourts.org