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Posted on: March 24, 2020

20 APPLY FOR ASSOCIATE JUDGE POSITION

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Chief Judge Diane E. Winter has received notification from Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of Illinois Courts, that twenty attorneys have timely filed their applications for the Associate Judge vacancy in the Nineteenth Judicial...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

REGINALD C. MATHEWS TAKES OATH OF OFFICE FOR CIRCUIT JUDGE

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“It is my honor and my pleasure to swear in such a talented Jurist,” said Justice Michael J. Burke. Illinois Supreme Court Justice Burke administered the Circuit Judge Oath of Office to Reginald C. Mathews . . .

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Posted on: March 1, 2020

16th ANNUAL MOCK TRIAL INVITATIONAL AT LAKE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

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Early Saturday morning, the hallways and courtrooms of the new Lake County Criminal Courts Tower came alive as the 16th Annual Mock Trial Invitational took place.

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

SUPREME COURT APPOINTS JUDGE DANIEL SHANES AS CHAIR OF THE ILLINOIS JUDICIAL COLLEGE BOARD

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The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Judge Daniel B. Shanes as the Chair of the Illinois Judicial College Board of Trustees.

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

TWENTY-THIRD ANNUAL LAW MERIT BADGE PROGRAM

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Scouts arrived at the courthouse in the early morning hours of Saturday, February 22nd in anticipation of learning about the rule of law and how laws are designed to protect our fundamental rights. The Law Merit Badge program is made possible through...

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Posted on: February 19, 2020

19th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT HOSTS CEREMONIAL INDUCTION FOR ASSOCIATE JUDGE CHRISTOPHER M. KENNEDY

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On Wednesday, February 19TH, 2020, Christopher M. Kennedy of Libertyville was inducted in as an Associate Judge of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit. Kennedy filled the vacancy created by the retirement of Associate Judge Michael J. Fusz.

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

LAKE COUNTY JUDGES CELEBRATE 10 YEARS OF UNITED WAY’S READING SUCCESS PROGRAM

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The Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit were pleased to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Reading Success Program with the United Way of Lake County.

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

CIRCUIT JUDGE JAY W. UKENA RETIRES

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Circuit Judge Jay W. Ukena retired, effective today, January 30, 2020, after over 11 years on the bench. “I am humbled, honored, and proud to have served the people of Lake County for over 40 years. I worked hard to be a good attorney and a good judge"..

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