Judicial Candidates for Associate Judge Position Announced Print E-mail


The Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts announced the following certified list of candidates who have applied to fill the vacant associate judgeship in the 17th Circuit: 

            Jody L. Booher                        Richard M. Butera                     Andrew J. Fisk

            Erin C. Hannigan                     Erik K. Jacobs                          Joseph B. Kosek  

            Lisa R. Munch                         Frank S. Perri                           Todd A. Ramlow

            Thomas P. Sandquist              Derrick J. Schmidt                    Andrew T. Smith

            Ryan A. Swift                           Paul R. Vella                            Tamika R. Walker

            Timothy K. Whitham                Jeffrey J. Zucchi 

The Circuit Judges of the 17th Circuit are inviting written comment regarding these candidates from all interested individuals and organizations.   Comments must be in writing and received by the Chief Judge no later than 5:00 p.m. on July 31, 2019.  Anonymous letters will not be accepted.  Letters will be placed in each of the candidate’s files. 

Anyone wishing to comment should direct their correspondence by U.S. mail to Chief Judge Eugene G. Doherty, Winnebago County Courthouse, 400 West State Street, Suite 215, Rockford, IL 61101 or by email to This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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