J. Prendergast Rooney
For Cook County Circuit Judge - (Countywide)
- Jack Hagerty
- Present Duties:
Partner with Taft Stettinius & Hollister,
- 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:
Hagerty for Judge
- The filing period has ended
and no candidate filed for the party's
nomination for this position.
Cook County Democratic Party -
Chicago Council of Lawyers: "John Joseph Hagerty was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1990. He is a Partner at Taft Stettinius and Hollister LLP, where he represents public and privately held companies, various local government units and individuals in civil litigation matters. From 1990 to 1994, he served as an Associate at Phelan, Pope, and John Ltd., where he focused on commercial disputes.
Mr. Hagerty is a widely praised attorney with good legal ability. He has substantial litigation experience in complex matters and is reported to have excellent litigation skills. His temperament is unquestioned and many respondents commented on the respect that he shows to opposing counsel. He is active in community activities."