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Vacancy of Jeffrey Lawrence

For Cook County Circuit Judge - 13th Subcircuit

Democratic Candidate:

- Shannon P. O'Malley
     - Rated as "NOT Recommended" by the Illinois Civil Justice League

     - Present Duties: Attorney in Private Practice
     - Rated at "Not Recommended" by the Chicago Council of Lawyers
     - Rated at "Not Recommended" by the Cook County Bar Association
     - Campaign Committee: Citizens to Elect Shannon P O'Malley

Republican Candidate:

- Daniel Patrick Fitzgerald
     - Rated as "Highly Recommended" by the Illinois Civil Justice League

     - Response to the ICJL Questionnaire
     - Submitted Resume
     - Present Duties: Senior Counsel at Walgreens
     - Website: http://www.fitzgerald4judge.com/ & Facebook
     - 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 Dan Fitzgerald

COVERAGE:
- NY Daily News: Chicago judge candidate accused of pandering to voters with Irish name change

Chicago Council of Lawyers: "Shannon P. O’Malley did not participate in the evaluation process."

Chicago Council of Lawyers: "Daniel P. Fitzgerald was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1991. Since 2005, he has worked as a litigation attorney for the Walgreen Company, where he currently serves as Senior Counsel. He focuses on health care litigation but has also handled employment law and environmental law cases. Previously, he was Chief Legal Counsel and Chief of the Bureau of Administrative Litigation of the Office of the Inspector General, Illinois Department of Health Care and Family Services (2002-2005); General Counsel to the Illinois Racing Board (1999-2002); Assistant State’s Attorney in the Illinois Attorney General’s Office (1993-1999); and Judicial Law Clerk in the Cook County Circuit Court, Chancery Division (1991-1993). Mr. Fitzgerald is considered to have good legal ability with a wide range of litigation and other legal experience. He has handled complex litigation on his own and as a supervisor of outside counsel. His is reported to possess a good temperament."

 

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