The Chicago Bar Association
Judicial Evaluation Findings
The Chicago Bar Association
Vote Smart Guide
Election Day, Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The following candidates are seeking election on November 4, 2014.
CBA encourages you to vote for candidates found HQ or Q.

HQ - Highly Qualified
Q - Qualified
NR - Not Recommended
 
Retention Judges - Illinois Appellate Court
Retention Judges - Circuit Court of Cook County
Illinois 1st Appellate - Gordon
Illinois 1st Appellate - Murphy
Illinois 1st Appellate - Steele
Cook Circuit - Arnold
Cook Circuit - Burke
Cook Circuit - Connors
Cook Circuit - Egan
Cook Circuit - Felton
Cook Circuit - Howse, Jr.
Cook Circuit - Lowrance
Cook Circuit - McDonald
Cook Circuit - Neville, Jr.
Cook Circuit - Reyes
Cook Circuit - Veal
Subcircuit 2 - O’Neal
Subcircuit 3 - Donnelly
Subcircuit 4 - Billik, Jr.
Subcircuit 4 - Mulhern
Subcircuit 7 - Hardy-Campbell
Subcircuit 7 - Taylor
Subcircuit 9 - Goldberg
Subcircuit 9 - Meyer
Subcircuit 9 - Preston
Subcircuit 10 - A
Subcircuit 11 - A
Subcircuit 12 - Jordan
Subcircuit 13 - Iosco
Subcircuit 15 - Doody, Jr.
Subcircuit 15 - Sterba
 
Illinois Appellate Court Retention
# Name
200 Thomas E. Hoffman Yes

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Circuit Court of Cook County Retention
# Name
203 Thomas E. Flanagan No
204 Michael P. Toomin Yes
206 Themis N. Karnezis Yes
208 James Patrick Flannery Yes
210 Sebastian Thomas Patti Yes
212 Mary Ellen Coghlan Yes
214 Kathleen Marie Mcgury Yes
216 Shelley Lynn Sutker-Dermer Yes
218 Lynn Marie Egan Yes
220 Andrew Berman Yes
222 Diane Gordon Cannon Yes
224 Evelyn B. Clay Yes
226 Clayton J. Crane Yes
228 Candace Jean Fabri Yes
230 John J. Fleming Yes
232 Rodolfo (Rudy) Garcia Yes
234 James J. Gavin Yes
236 Rickey Jones Yes
238 Kathleen G. Kennedy Yes
240 Wiliam G. Lacy Yes
242 Marjorie C. Laws Yes
244 Patricia Manila Martin Yes
246 Veronica B. Mathein Yes
248 Edmund Ponce De Leon Yes
250 James L. Rhodes Yes
252 James G. Riley Yes
254 Donald J. Suriano Yes
256 Kenneth J. Wadas Yes
258 Frank G. Zelezinski Yes
260 Gregory Joseph Wojkowski Yes
262 Mary Anne Mason Yes
264 Robert E. Gordon Yes
266 Lewis Nixon Yes
268 Eileen Mary Brewer Yes
270 Margaret Ann Brennan Yes
272 Janet Adams Brosnahan Yes
274 James Brown Yes
278 Peter A. Felice Yes
280 Kerry M. Kennedy Yes
282 Casandra Lewis Yes
284 Thomas J. Lipscomb Yes
286 Sheila Mcginnis Yes
288 Dennis Michael Mcguire Yes
290 William Timothy O'brien Yes
292 Laura Marie Sullivan Yes
294 Sandra Tristano Yes
296 Valarie E. Turner Yes
298 Raul Vega Yes
300 Marilyn F. Johnson Yes
302 Michael B. Hyman Yes
304 Joan E. Powell Yes
306 Patrick J. Sherlock Yes
308 Anita Rivkin-Carothers Yes
310 Maureen Ward Kirby Yes
312 Edward A. Arce Yes
314 James N. O'hara Yes
316 Mauricio Araujo Yes
318 Eileen O'neill Burke Yes
320 Thomas J. Byrne Yes
322 Ann Collins-Dole Yes
324 Donna L. Cooper Yes
326 Anna Helen Demacopoulos Yes
328 Margarita Kulys Hoffman Yes
330 Diana L. Kenworthy Yes
332 Pamela Elizabeth Loza Yes
334 Annie O'donnell Yes
336 Jackie Marie Portman Yes
338 Pat Rogers Yes
340 Dominique C. Ross Yes
342 Kristyna Colleen Ryan Yes
344 Debra B. Walker Yes
346 Ursula Walowski Yes

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Illinois Appellate - Gordon
# Candidate Finding
65 Shelly A. Harris (D) Q

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Illinois Appellate - Murphy
# Candidate Finding
66 David Ellis (D) Q

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Illinois Appellate - Steele
# Candidate Finding
67 John B. Simon (D) HQ

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Cook Circuit - Arnold
# Candidate Finding
68 Bridget Anne Mitchell (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Burke
# Candidate Finding
69 Maritza Martinez (D) NR

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Cook Circuit - Connors
# Candidate Finding
70 Kristal Rivers (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Egan
# Candidate Finding
71 Daniel J. Kubasiak (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Felton
# Candidate Finding
72 Patricia O’Brien Sheahan (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Howse, Jr.
# Candidate Finding
73 Caroline Kate Moreland (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Lowrance
# Candidate Finding
74 Thomas J. Carroll (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - McDonald
# Candidate Finding
75 Cynthia Y. Cobbs (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Neville, Jr.
# Candidate Finding
76 William B. Raines (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Reyes
# Candidate Finding
77 Diana Rosario (D) Q

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Cook Circuit - Veal
# Candidate Finding
78 Andrea Michele Buford (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 2 - O’Neal
# Candidate Finding
80 Steven G. Watkins (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 3 - Donnelly
# Candidate Finding
80 Terrence J. McGuire (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 4 - Billik, Jr.
# Candidate Finding
80 John J. Mahoney (D) HQ
81 Ian Brenson (R) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 4 - Mulhern
# Candidate Finding
82 John Michael Allegretti (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 7 - Hardy-Campbell
# Candidate Finding
80 Robert D. Kuzas (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 7 - Taylor
# Candidate Finding
82 Judy Rice (D) NR

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Cook - Subcircuit 9 - Goldberg
# Candidate Finding
80 Megan Elizabeth Goldish (D) HQ

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Cook - Subcircuit 9 - Meyer
# Candidate Finding
82 Anjana Hansen (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 9 - Preston
# Candidate Finding
83 Abbey Fishman Romanek (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 10 - A
# Candidate Finding
80 Anthony C. “Tony” Kyriakopoulos (D) HQ

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Cook - Subcircuit 11 - A
# Candidate Finding
80 Pamela McLean Meyerson (D) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 12 - Jordan
# Candidate Finding
80 James L. Kaplan (D) Q
81 James Paul Pieczonka (R) NR

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Cook - Subcircuit 13 - Iosco
# Candidate Finding
80 John Curry (R) Q

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Cook - Subcircuit 15 - Doody, Jr.
# Candidate Finding
80 Patrick Kevin Coughlin (D) HQ

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Cook - Subcircuit 15 - Sterba
# Candidate Finding
82 Chris Lawler (D) Q
 
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