Polk County: Courts

The Wisconsin circuit courts are the state’s trial courts. They have original jurisdiction in all civil and criminal matters within the state. There are currently 241 circuit court judges in Wisconsin. The circuit courts are divided into branches with at least one branch in nearly every county. Polk County has two branches. Circuit court judges are elected to six-year terms in countywide, non-partisan elections that are held in April.

General Information

Phone Number: 715-485-9299
Fax Number: 715-485-9262

Polk County Justice Center
1005 West Main Street, Suite 300
This building, new in 2003, is southwest of the former Court House
(diagonally across the 46/County I intersection).

Joan Ritten - Interim Clerk of Circuit Court
1005 West Main Street, Suite 300
Balsam Lake, WI 54810

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