Eileen Mary Brewer
For Cook County Circuit Judge - (Countywide)
- Kathryn Maloney Vahey
- Present Duties: Attorney with the Cook County Public Defender’s Office
- Rated at "Qualified" by the
Chicago Council of Lawyers
- Rated at "Recommended" by the
Cook County Bar Association
Response to the Chicago Tribune Questionnaire
- Campaign Committee:
Friends of Kathryn Maloney Vahey
- The filing period has ended
and no candidate filed for the party's
nomination for this position.
Chicago Council of Lawyers: "Kathryn M. Vahey was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1998. Since that time, she has worked as an Assistant Public Defender in the Cook County Public Defender’s Office, where she represents indigent clients charged in felony criminal cases. Since 2000, she has been assigned to the Fifth Municipal District Court in Bridgeview.
Ms. Vahey is considered to be a skilled trial attorney with good legal ability. She is described as having a good temperament, and is described as fair and reasonable. She is reported to be a zealous advocated for her clients."