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    19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT FORMS TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SAFELY RESUMING JURY TRIALS

    The Nineteenth Judicial Circuit has formed a task force of criminal and civil judges to make recommendations as to how jury trials will resume, and what protocols will need to be put into place in light of Coronavirus health restrictions. Additional Info...
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    19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT ANNUAL LAW DAY WINNERS ANNOUNCED

    In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower established Law Day as a day of national dedication to the principles of government. In 1961, by a joint Congressional resolution, May 1st was designated as the official date for celebrating Law Day in the U.S. Additional Info...
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    BRUNO NAMED ASSOCIATE JUDGE

    Chief Judge Diane E. Winter was notified on May 12, 2020, by Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of Illinois Courts, that Ms. Rhonda K. Bruno of Mundelein received the majority number of votes cast ... Additional Info...
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    LAKE COUNTY GOVERNMENT COLLECTS OVER TWELVE TONS OF NON-PERISHABLES DURING FOOD DRIVES

    “Our 2 food drives held 3 weeks apart successfully collected over twelve tons of non-perishables... Additional Info...
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    REGINALD C. MATHEWS TAKES OATH OF OFFICE FOR CIRCUIT JUDGE

    “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 . . . Additional Info...
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    16th ANNUAL MOCK TRIAL INVITATIONAL AT LAKE COUNTY COURTHOUSE

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

    The Illinois Supreme Court has appointed Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Judge Daniel B. Shanes as the Chair of the Illinois Judicial College Board of Trustees. Additional Info...
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    19th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT HOSTS CEREMONIAL INDUCTION FOR ASSOCIATE JUDGE CHRISTOPHER M. KENNEDY

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

    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. Additional Info...
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    CIRCUIT JUDGE JAY W. UKENA RETIRES

    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".. Additional Info...
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