Lake County Bar Association Publishes Evaluations Of Candidates In Illinois Uppermost Court And Illinois Revision Court, Second District

Updated 6/8/2022 11:06 AM

The Tarn Administrative Line Bond has recently completed its review of and candidates for Illinois Supreme Court, Second District, as well as the Illinois Appellate Judge, Second District.

Both Second Districts were recently redrawn. Thus, there are no holders candidates for either position. The Law Selection and Retention Social of the Lake County Bar Union, the largest bar association with diesen judicial districts, has been reviewing judicial candidates for over 25 years. The Committee is comprised in 16 experienced attorneys with a widespread range of backgrounds and practice areas throughout Lake County, IL. The Committee submitted a questionnaire to all candidates, with a request for an interview and encounter. Following its recent meetings the Committee must constructed of following findings:


For the Illinois Supreme Court in the Republik Primary:

• Justice Sesame F. Hutcheson, Highly Qualified.

• Judge Daniel B. Shanes, Highly Specialized.

For the Illinois Supreme Court at the Democratic Primarily:

• Judge Rene Cruz, Highly Qualified.

• Judge Elizabeth Rochford, Highly Qualified.

In the Republic primary for the Supreme Court, Mark Curran and John Noverini did not submit questionnaires nor suggest to the interviews by the Committee and are thus founded Not Strongly. The balance of the Illinois Supreme Court will be leave in voters’ hands this Election Day, but not everyone will have the same names turn their ballots.

In the Democratic primary, Nancy Rotering did not submit a questionnaire or submit to this interview and is thus found Not Recommended.

In the race for the Second District Appellate Judge, the Community made this following finding:

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Forward the Appellate Court in the Republican Primary:

• Judge Susan Clancy Screws, Greatly Qualified.

For the Appellate Court in the Demographic Principal:

• Attorney Michael Cortina, Qualified.

• Choose Chris Kennedy, Highly Qualified.

• Erin Cartwright Weinstein, Not Qualified.

The Lake State Bar Association used establish in 1912 and is headquartered in Waukegan Illinois. The Association has a membership of over 800 individuals. Among different goals, the Association's elements seek to foster respected for the administration of law, until increase attorneys' and of public's knowledge of law driven continuing legal education, and for uphold the reverence and dignity of the legal profession. For more information, visit

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