Connect with the ISBA Each bar association participating in the Alliance issues its own individual evaluation of a judicial candidate. The CCBA’s Judicial Evaluation Committee (JEC) gives our bar association the unique opportunity to screen candidates, and make recommendations to promote quality representation and diversity on the bench.

*Puerto Rican Bar Association: Recommended *Women's Bar Association of Illinois: Recommended "QUALIFIED" by the Chicago Bar Association "Mr. Worley has broad experience in both criminal law and domestic relations. He is well regarded for his knowledge of the law, legal ability, thoughtful demeanor, and fine temperament." - The Chicago Bar ... Aug 19, 2020 · The Illinois State Bar Association has released its judicial advisory poll, a survey of members of the bar in a particular district. The purpose is to give voters an idea of attorneys’ opinions on candidates for judicial office. In the 9th Judicial Circuit, which includes Knox County, Emily Sutton and Andrew Doyle are the two candidates. Join the National LGBT Bar Association annual Lavender Law® Conference & Career Fair this year virtually August 12 - 14. In addition to the live programming during those dates, there will be over 50 programs from over 250 speakers on-demand that you can pick and choose from, available August 12th through the rest of the year. September 19, 2020 - 8:33 am September 19, 2020 - 3:11 pm Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., vowed on Friday night, hours after Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, to call a vote for ... Independent non-partisan ratings of judicial candidates for Cuyahoga County. Brought to you by the Judicial Candidates Rating Coalition. Mar 11, 2020 · ILLINOIS — On March 17, 2020 voters in Illinois' Cook County will vote in the primary election. In addition to the well-covered presidential contest and other countywide races, there are 37 ... 9/25/2020 9/25 Updated Current Orders and Courthouse Procedures. 10/1/2020 10/1 DCBA Docket -- Great CLE Programs Ahead! 9/29/2020 Associate Finalists Announced and New Chief Judge Elected. 9/21/2020 DuPage County Bar Association Releases Ratings for Judicial Candidates Cook County Circuit Court Judge Candidates Ranked by 3 Bar Associations Listed below are the “highly qualified, “well qualified” and “qualified” candidates, as well as the “not qualified” or “not recommended” candidates, as determined by the Chicago Bar Association, Chicago Council of Lawyers and Illinois State Bar Association. Feb 26, 2020 · Compare evaluations from 13 different bar groups before voting for judges in the 2020 Illinois Primary. (Shutterstock) COOK COUNTY, IL — For many voters, judicial races are the most baffling ... Illinois Courts Information Site. Contains Supreme, Appellate and Circuit Court information, including judges, and the opinions of the Supreme and Appellate Courts. Affirmative action in state hiring, contracting, and education was banned in California by Prop 209 in 1996. Prop 16 will reverse that ban and allow schools and public institutions to take race, ethnicity, color, national origin, and gender into consideration when admitting students to colleges, hiring employees for public jobs, and selecting contractors for public projects. AMVOTE Endorses Judges for the Circuit Court of DuPage County Monique O’Toole The Supreme Court of Illinois recently appointed Monique O’Toole to the 18th Circuit Court of DuPage County effective October 7, From 2013-2019, Monique served as an Assistant State’s Attorney, Child Support Enforcement Unit where she represented the Illinois ... To aid Illinois voters in their responsibility to elect and retain judges, the Illinois State Bar Association provides public information about the qualifications of judicial candidates and judges seeking retention. Founded in 1949, the Putnam County Bar Association is a fixture in the Putnam County, New York legal community. ... Remarks from Chief Judge Janet DiFiore March 17, 2020. Jul 24, 2020 · PEORIA -- Illinois Supreme Court Justice Thomas Kilbride announced on Friday that he was accepting applications for those interested in becoming a resident Circuit Judge in Marshall County.The ... Nov 06, 2018 · Anne M. Burke (Democratic Party) is a judge for the 1st District of the Illinois Supreme Court.She assumed office in 2006. Her current term ends on December 2, 2028. Burke (Democratic Party) ran for re-election for the 1st District judge of the Illinois Supreme Court. On March 17th, 2020, Illinois primary voters will select their party's nominees for the November 2020 general elections. Illinois Courts Information Site. Contains Supreme, Appellate and Circuit Court information, including judges, and the opinions of the Supreme and Appellate Courts. Sep 29, 2020 · Updated 9/30/2020 7:24 PM. ... For information on Illinois State Bar Association ratings, ... Chicago Bar Association releases recommendations for Cook County judicial candidates . Feb 27, 2020 · To make the selection process easier for voters, the Tribune offers endorsements that rely on candidates’ ratings from the Chicago Bar Association, the Chicago Council of Lawyers, the Illinois ... Welcome to the Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois The Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois (HLAI) is a not-for-profit corporation that was established in 1995. HLAI was formed through the joining of its predecessor organizations, the Latin American Bar Association and the Mexican American Lawyers Association, which had previously served the Hispanic legal community in Illinois […] Lawyer Assistance Program (LAP) Even though our offices are closed during this time, the Lawyer Assistance Program is still here helping lawyers, judges and law students who are struggling with anxiety, depression, substance use issues, or other personal difficulties that are making life hard to manage. UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY IN DIFFICULT TIMES! Thank you everyone for your trust. It is a privilege to serve as a president of this wonderful group of lawyers and judges. As I start this year, I understand the unique challenges that it brings and promise to make the most out of this year. In addition to our stellar board of directors, I could not imagine serving in this position without my supportive ... When judges are on the ballot, be informed. We think you deserve impartial, nonpartisan information about your judges and judicial candidates. This site has been created as a resource to help you make an informed decision when it is time to elect judges for Franklin County courts. JudgeTheCandidates.org is a service of the Columbus Bar Association. 7/28/2020 19th Circuit Court Admin. Orders & News Orders & News 7/14/2020 The Lake County Bar Association is Seeking Nominations for the Wayne B. Flanigan Award chief judge’s statement on passing of retired associate judge william f. homer The Honorable Judge William F. Homer 89 passed away on August 4, 2020, in Tampa Florida. Judge Homer was born on September 19, 1930, in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania. The Cincinnati Bar Association serves Greater Cincinnati’s legal professionals at all stages of their careers, and represents close to 4,000 lawyers, judges, and law students, working together to promote the integrity of, access to, and need for a fair and equitable legal process, while boosting the public's confidence in the judicial system and removing barriers to justice. Endorse Azam Nizamuddin for DuPage Circuit Court Judge “Azam Nizamuddin is a Democrat running for Circuit Court Judge in DuPage County. He is an attorney with over 20 years of legal experience, most of it as a litigator. He has been “Highly Recommended” by the DuPage County Bar Association. Chambers Telephone Number: (202) 521-0777 Biography: Chief Judge. Born in Illinois. Received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Swarthmore College; a Juris Doctor from University of California, Berkeley School of Law; and a Masters of Law in Taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. Mar 08, 2020 · Both Erwin and Brenner were recommended for the bench by the Illinois State Bar Association poll, which provides a recommendation for judicial candidates if 65% of respondents agree that the ... Every bar association that has evaluated my credentials has found me “Highly Recommended,” “Recommended” or “Qualified” to be a Circuit Court Judge. Please take time to review my bar ratings and credentials. I was born in Chicago and I also attended college and law school in Chicago. *Puerto Rican Bar Association: Recommended *Women's Bar Association of Illinois: Recommended "QUALIFIED" by the Chicago Bar Association "Mr. Worley has broad experience in both criminal law and domestic relations. He is well regarded for his knowledge of the law, legal ability, thoughtful demeanor, and fine temperament." - The Chicago Bar ... Equality Illinois announces general election endorsements 2020-09-18 - CHICAGO - Equality Illinois, the state's civil rights organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer ... Join the National LGBT Bar Association annual Lavender Law® Conference & Career Fair this year virtually August 12 - 14. In addition to the live programming during those dates, there will be over 50 programs from over 250 speakers on-demand that you can pick and choose from, available August 12th through the rest of the year. Join the National LGBT Bar Association annual Lavender Law® Conference & Career Fair this year virtually August 12 - 14. In addition to the live programming during those dates, there will be over 50 programs from over 250 speakers on-demand that you can pick and choose from, available August 12th through the rest of the year. The Chicago Bar Association found I have “an excellent demeanor and possesses the requisite depth and breadth of experience to serve as a Circuit Court Judge.” The Chicago Council of Lawyers found I had “substantial litigation experience” with “very good litigation skills.” Aug 16, 2019 · Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx appears on “Chicago Tonight” on Dec. 20, 2018. Cook County Circuit Court Clerk candidate Michael Cabonargi, Illinois Supreme Court candidate P. Scott Neville and Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx will have the coveted endorsement of the Cook County Democratic Party in next year’s elections. When judges are on the ballot, be informed. We think you deserve impartial, nonpartisan information about your judges and judicial candidates. This site has been created as a resource to help you make an informed decision when it is time to elect judges for Franklin County courts. JudgeTheCandidates.org is a service of the Columbus Bar Association.