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2014 ILLINOIS JUDGES FOR RETENTION

Supreme Court Retentions:

Fifth District:

Justice Lloyd A. Karmeier
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Supreme Court Justice

Appellate Court Retentions:

First District:

Justice Thomas E. Hoffman
     - Present Duties: Appellate Court Justice

Second District:

Justice Susan Fayette Hutchinson
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Appellate Court Justice

Third District:

Justice William E. Holdridge
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Appellate Court Justice

Justice Mary K. O'Brien
     - Present Duties: Appellate Court Justice
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Fourth District:

Justice Robert J. Steigmann
     - Present Duties: Appellate Court Justice

Circuit Court Retentions:

First Circuit Court:

Judge James R. "Jim" Williamson
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - First Circuit

Judge Phillip G. Palmer
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Williamson County

Judge William J. "Bill" Thurston
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Pulaski County

Judge Joseph M. Leberman
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Pope County

Judge James R. "Randy" Moore
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Williamson County

Judge Joe Jackson
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Massac County

Judge Walden E. Morris
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Saline County

Second Circuit Court:

Judge Barry L. Vaughan
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Hamilton County

Judge David K. Overstreet
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Jefferson County

Judge Tom Foster
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Gallatin County

Judge Tom Tedeschi
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Second Circuit

Third Circuit Court:

Judge Dennis R. Ruth
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Madison County (Law Division)

Judge Richard Tognarelli
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Madison County (Felony Division)

Fifth Circuit Court:

Judge Tracy W. Resch
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Clark County

Judge Mitchell K. Shick
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Coles County

Judge Steven L. Garst
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Edgar County

Sixth Circuit Court:

Judge Arnold F. Blockman
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Resume of Judge Blockman
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Champaign County (Civil Division)

Judge Harry E. Clem
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Champaign County (Criminal Division)

Judge Thomas J. Difanis
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Champaign County (Criminal Division)

Judge A.G. Webber
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Macon County (Law Division)

Seventh Circuit Court:

Judge James W. Day
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Greene County

Eighth Circuit Court:

Judge Scott H. Walden
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Adams County

Judge Bob Hardwick, Jr.
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Cass County

Judge Diane M. Lagoski
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Eighth Circuit

Ninth Circuit Court:

Judge James B. Stewart
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Ninth Circuit

Judge David L. Vancil, Jr.
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Henderson County

Judge Paul L. Mangieri
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Knox County

Tenth Circuit Court:

Judge Stephen A. Kouri
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Tenth Circuit

Eleventh Circuit Court:

Judge Charles G. Reynard
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - McLean County (Family Division)

Judge Jennifer H. Bauknecht
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Livingston County

Judge Robert L. Freitag
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - McLean County (Felony Division)

Judge Thomas M. Harris, Jr.
     - Present Duties: Appellate Justice (Assigned) - Fourth District

Twelfth Circuit Court:

Judge Amy M. Bertani-Tomczak
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Will County

Judge Susan T. O'Leary
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Will County

Judge Carla Allessio Policandriotes
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Will County

Judge Richard C. Schoenstedt
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Twelfth Circuit

Judge Sarah Jones
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Will County

Judge Jeff Allen
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Will County

Judge Paula A. Gomora
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Will County

Thirteenth Circuit Court:

Judge Eugene P. "Gene" Daugherity
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - LaSalle County

Judge Robert C. Marsaglia
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Grundy County

Judge Joseph P. Hettel
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - LaSalle County

Fourteenth Circuit Court:

Judge Walter D. Braud
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Rock Island County (Felony Division)

Fifteenth Circuit Court:

Judge William A. Kelly
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Jo Daviess County

Judge Val Gunnarsson
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Carroll County

Judge Ron Jacobson
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Fifteenth Circuit

Judge Daniel A. Fish
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Lee County

Sixteenth Circuit Court:

Judge Joseph M. Grady
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Kane County (Civil Division)

Judge Judy Brawka
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Sixteenth Circuit

Judge James R. Murphy
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Kane County (Civil Division)

Judge John A. Noverini
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Kane County (Traffic & Misdemeanors)

Seventeenth Circuit Court:

Judge Joseph G. McGraw
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Seventeenth Circuit

Judge Rosemary Collins
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Winnebago County (Criminal Division)

Judge Gene Doherty
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Winnebago County (Civil Division)

Judge Lisa Fabiano
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Winnebago County (Civil Division)

Judge Gwyn Gulley
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Winnebago County (Civil DIvision)

Judge Ronald "Ron" J. White
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Winnebago County (Criminal Division)

Eighteenth Circuit Court:

Judge Robert J. Anderson
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - DuPage County (Domestic Relations)

Judge George J. Bakalis
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - DuPage County (Felony Division)

Judge John T. Elsner
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Eighteenth Circuit

Judge Kathryn E. Creswell
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - DuPage County (Felony Division)

Judge Blanche Hill Fawell
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - DuPage County (Felony Division)

Judge John J. Kinsella
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - DuPage County (Felony Division)

Nineteenth Circuit Court:

Judge Christopher C. "Kip" Starck
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Lake County (Law Division)

Judge James K. Booras
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Lake County (Criminal Division)

Judge Valerie Ceckowski
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Lake County (Juvenile Division)

Jay W. Ukena
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Lake County (Family Division)

Twentieth Circuit Court:

Judge James W. Campanella
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Perry County

Judge Dennis Doyle
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Monroe County

Twenty-First Circuit Court:

Judge Clark Erickson
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Kankakee County

Judge Gordon L. Lustfeldt
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Iroquois County

Judge Michael J. Kick
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Twenty-First Circuit

Judge Susan Summer Tungate
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - Kankakee County

Judge Adrienne Wakat Albrecht
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - Kankakee County

Twenty-Second Circuit Court:

Judge Michael J. Sullivan
     - Present Duties: Chief Judge - Twenty-Second Circuit

Judge Sharon Prather
     - Present Duties: Resident Circuit Judge - McHenry County (Felony Division)

Judge Michael T. Caldwell
     - Present Duties: Circuit Judge - McHenry County (Civil Division)

 

Cook County Circuit Court:

Judge Thomas E. Flanagan (Law Division)

Judge Michael P. Toomin (Juvenile Justice Division)

Judge Themis N. Karnezis (Law Division)

Judge James Patrick Flannery (Law Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Sebastian Thomas Patti (Domestic Violence Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Mary Ellen Coghlan (Probate Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Kathleen Marie McGury (Probate Division)

Judge Shelley Lynn Sutker-Dermer (Municipal - Skokie)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Lynn Marie Egan (Law Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Andrew Berman (Juvenile Justice Division)

Judge Diane Gordon Cannon (Criminal Division)

Judge Evelyn B. Clay (Criminal Division)

Judge Clayton J. Crane (Criminal Division)

Judge Candace Jean Fabri (Child Protection Division)

Judge John J. Fleming (Probate Division)

Judge Rodolfo (Rudy) Garcia (Chancery Division)

Judge James J. Gavin (Municipal - Maywood)

Judge Vanessa A. Hopkins (Law Division)

Judge Rickey Jones (Criminal Division)

Judge Kathleen G. Kennedy (Chancery Division)

Judge William G. Lacy (Criminal Division)

Judge Marjorie C. Laws (Municipal - Markham)

Judge Patricia Manila Martin (Child Protection Division)

Judge Veronica B. Mathein (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge Edmund Ponce de Leon (County Division)
     - Response to the ICJL Questionnaire

Judge James L. Rhodes (Municipal - Markham)

Judge James G. Riley (Probate Division)

Judge Donald J. Suriano (Law Division)

Judge Kenneth J. Wadas (Criminal Division)

Judge Frank G. Zelezinski (Municipal - Markham)

Judge Gregory Joseph Wojkowski (Law Division)

Judge Mary Anne Mason (Assigned to Appellate Court - Third Division)

Judge Robert E. Gordon (Assigned to Appellate Court - Fifth Division)

Judge Lewis Nixon (Chancery Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Eileen Mary Brewer (Law Division)

Judge Margaret Ann Brennan (Law Division)

Judge Janet Adams Brosnahan (Law Division)

Judge James Brown (Municipal)

Judge Peter A. Felice (Municipal - Bridgeview)

Judge Kerry M. Kennedy (Municipal - Bridgeview)

Judge Casandra Lewis (Law Division)

Judge Thomas J. Lipscomb (Law Division)

Judge Sheila McGinnis (Municipal - Bridgeview)

Judge Dennis Michael McGuire (Municipal)

Judge William Timothy O'Brien (Criminal Division)

Judge Laura Marie Sullivan (Municipal)

Judge Sandra Tristano (Municipal - Rolling Meadows)

Judge Valarie E. Turner (Municipal - Markham)

Judge Raul Vega (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge Marilyn F. Johnson (Child Protection Division)

Judge Michael B. Hyman (Assigned to Appellate Court - Third Division)
      - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Joan E. Powell (Law Division)

Judge Patrick J. Sherlock (Law Division)

Judge Anita Rivkin-Carothers (Municipal)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Maureen Ward Kirby (County Division)

Judge Edward A. Arce (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge James N. O'Hara (Law Division)

Judge Mauricio Araujo (Criminal Division)

Judge Eileen O'Neill Burke (Law Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Thomas J. Byrne (Criminal Division)

Judge Ann Collins-Dole (Probate Division)

Judge Donna L. Cooper (Juvenile Justice Division)

Judge Anna Helen Demacopoulos (Municipal - Markham)

Judge Margarita Kulys Hoffman (County Division)

Judge Diana L. Kenworthy (Domestic Violence Division)
     - Response to ICJL Questionnaire

Judge Pamela Elizabeth Loza (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge Annie O'Donnell (Municipal)

Judge Jackie Marie Portman (Municipal)

Judge Pat Rogers (Municipal - Bridgeview)

Judge Dominique C. Ross (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge Kristyna Colleen Ryan (Municipal - Maywood)

Judge Debra B. Walker (Domestic Relations Division)

Judge Ursula Walowski (Domestic Violence Division)

 

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