Form 171-531 "Waiver of in-Person Court Appearance and Consent to Remote/Virtual Appearance" - Lake County, Illinois

What Is Form 171-531?

This is a legal form that was released by the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office - Lake County, Illinois - a government authority operating within Illinois. The form may be used strictly within Lake County. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

Form Details:

  • Released on February 1, 2021;
  • The latest edition provided by the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office - Lake County, Illinois;
  • Easy to use and ready to print;
  • Quick to customize;
  • Compatible with most PDF-viewing applications;
  • Fill out the form in our online filing application.

Download a fillable version of Form 171-531 by clicking the link below or browse more documents and templates provided by the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office - Lake County, Illinois.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Download Form 171-531 "Waiver of in-Person Court Appearance and Consent to Remote/Virtual Appearance" - Lake County, Illinois

Download PDF

Fill PDF online

Rate (4.8 / 5) 13 votes
Page background image
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
LAKE COUNTY, ILLINOIS
PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS
)
)
)
vs.
)
Case No. _____________________
)
_______________________________________________ )
WAIVER OF IN-PERSON COURT APPEARANCE AND
CONSENT TO REMOTE/VIRTUAL APPEARANCE
1. I am the defendant in the above entitled matter.
2. My case is currently before the court for the following proceeding:
_______________________________________________________________________________
3. I understand that I have a right to be physically present in the courtroom for this and every substantive
proceeding;
4. I understand that remote appearance means that I (the defendant), the court, and other participants will
participate via video or telephonic conferencing platforms;
5. I understand that any remote appearance may be viewable by the public over the Internet or other
method of streaming or broadcasting;
6. I understand that I and my defense counsel may not be physically present together during the
proceeding;
7. I understand that the legal effect of the remote appearance will be the same as an in-person
appearance; and
8. I have discussed the waiver with counsel and am choosing to have the subject proceeding be held
remotely.
I acknowledge and understand that a state of emergency has been declared by the Governor of the State
of Illinois in order to prevent the spread of COVID19; and in the interests of health and safety of myself, all
court users, staff and judicial officers, and pursuant to Illinois Supreme Court Order MR-30370, I hereby
knowingly and voluntarily agree to waive my physical presence in the courtroom for the named proceeding
and I agree to participate in this proceeding via remote video or telephonic platforms.
Date: _________________
Defendant’s Signature __________________________________
Prepared by:
Name: ____________________________________________ SRL
Address: ________________________________________________
City: ______________________________ State: ________________
Phone: ______________________Zip Code: ___________________
ARDC #: ________________________________________________
E-mail address: ___________________________________________
171-531 (2/21)
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT
LAKE COUNTY, ILLINOIS
PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS
)
)
)
vs.
)
Case No. _____________________
)
_______________________________________________ )
WAIVER OF IN-PERSON COURT APPEARANCE AND
CONSENT TO REMOTE/VIRTUAL APPEARANCE
1. I am the defendant in the above entitled matter.
2. My case is currently before the court for the following proceeding:
_______________________________________________________________________________
3. I understand that I have a right to be physically present in the courtroom for this and every substantive
proceeding;
4. I understand that remote appearance means that I (the defendant), the court, and other participants will
participate via video or telephonic conferencing platforms;
5. I understand that any remote appearance may be viewable by the public over the Internet or other
method of streaming or broadcasting;
6. I understand that I and my defense counsel may not be physically present together during the
proceeding;
7. I understand that the legal effect of the remote appearance will be the same as an in-person
appearance; and
8. I have discussed the waiver with counsel and am choosing to have the subject proceeding be held
remotely.
I acknowledge and understand that a state of emergency has been declared by the Governor of the State
of Illinois in order to prevent the spread of COVID19; and in the interests of health and safety of myself, all
court users, staff and judicial officers, and pursuant to Illinois Supreme Court Order MR-30370, I hereby
knowingly and voluntarily agree to waive my physical presence in the courtroom for the named proceeding
and I agree to participate in this proceeding via remote video or telephonic platforms.
Date: _________________
Defendant’s Signature __________________________________
Prepared by:
Name: ____________________________________________ SRL
Address: ________________________________________________
City: ______________________________ State: ________________
Phone: ______________________Zip Code: ___________________
ARDC #: ________________________________________________
E-mail address: ___________________________________________
171-531 (2/21)