Evelyn B. Clay
For Cook County Circuit Judge - (Countywide)
- Kathaleen Theresa Lanahan
- Present Duties: Attorney with the Cook County State's Attorney'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:
Kathaleen Lanahan for Judge
- The filing period has ended
and no candidate filed for the party's
nomination for this position.
Chicago Council of Lawyers: "Kathaleen T. Lanahan was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1993. She is a Cook County Assistant State’s Attorney, where she is a first chair felony trial assistant, and whose responsibilities include prosecuting homicide cases. Prior to her work at the State’s Attorney Office, she was an analyst at the Cook County Board of Real Estate Appeals (1993-1994).
Ms. Lanahan is considered to have good legal ability and has substantial litigation experience across a variety of criminal prosecution matters. She is praised for her trial skills and
for her temperament and honesty as a prosecutor."