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March 15, 2016 — Illinois Primary Election
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Judge22nd Judicial Circuit Court — Republican PartyGraham vacancyMarch 15, 2016Illinois Primary Election

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March 15, 2016Illinois Primary Election

22nd Judicial Circuit CourtJudge — Republican PartyGraham vacancy

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Illinois circuit judges are elected to serve six-year terms. They can decide any kind of case, except redistricting of the General Assembly or the ability of the governor to serve in office. Decisions of the circuit court can be appealed to the appellate court.
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Profession:Circuit Judge
Valparaiso University School of Law Juris Doctor (1982)
University of Wisconsin- Madison Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (1979)

Judge James Cowlin has 33 years of legal experience. Judge Cowlin practiced in the private sector for 25 years and has been serving the citizens of McHenry County as an Associate Circuit Court Judge for 8 years.

 

Judge Cowlin was appointed by the Circuit Judges of the 22nd Judicial Circuit to the position of Associate Judge in 2007. Judge Cowlin was reappointed by the Circuit Judges in 2011 and 2015. The Illinois Supreme Court appointed Judge Cowlin to the position of Circuit Judge effective September, 2015.

 

During his tenure as Associate Judge, Judge Cowlin presided over Misdemeanor Jury cases, Family Law cases, Mortgage Foreclosures and other Civil matters, as well as Traffic and Misdemeanor cases. Judge Cowlin is a member of the Illinois Judges Association, Illinois State Bar Association and the McHenry County Bar Association.

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