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Posted on: October 16, 2019

19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT NOTICE OF VACANCY

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Authorization pursuant to Illinois Supreme Court Rule 39 has been received by the Chief Judge of the 19th Judicial Circuit to post a notice of vacancy for associate judge.

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT NAMES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

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Chief Judge Jay W. Ukena is pleased to announce that Todd A. Schroeder has accepted the position of Executive Director of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit. Schroeder will assume his role on November 27.

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

25th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF KIDS’ KORNER AT THE 19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

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“A courthouse can often be an intimidating place for a child. Kid’s Korner is a warm and welcoming space for children to feel comfortable, safe, and be able to play while their parents or guardians are conducting court business...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

CHIEF JUDGE’S STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF CIRCUIT JUDGE THOMAS SCHIPPERS

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It is with a heavy heart that I report that Circuit Judge Thomas M. Schippers passed away this morning surrounded by his loving family. Judge Schippers was a beloved colleague and dear friend to all of us in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit.

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

LAKE COUNTY SET TO PARTICIPATE IN ITS 8TH VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT

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Chief Judge Jay W. Ukena announced that Lake County will again work together with the Library of Congress on its Veterans History Project, being held on the morning of Monday, November 11, 2019 in the Lake County Courthouse.

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

DIANE E. WINTER ELECTED CHIEF JUDGE

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Elected by the Circuit Judges of the 19th Judicial Circuit, Judge Diane E. Winter will serve at the Circuit Judges’ pleasure as Chief Judge for a term commencing on January 2, 2020 and terminating January 4, 2021.

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

FIRST EARLY RESOLUTION PROGRAM COURT CALL IN LAKE COUNTY

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On March 26, 2019, Judge James K. Simonian presided over the first Early Resolution Program (ERP) court call in Lake County. The ERP is a program designed to assist self-represented litigants seeking....

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