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Notice of Vancancy Association Judge - Twenty-Third Judicial Circuit

Authorization pursuant to Illinois Supreme Court Rule 39 has been received by the Chief Judge of the 23" Judicial Circuit to post a notice of vacancy for associate judge. The vacancy is the result of the impending retirement from judicial office of the Honorable William P. Brady, effective July 1, 2019. Applications are now being accepted for this vacancy which will be filled by vote of the Circuit Judges of the 23" Judicial Circuit.

Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 39, any United States Citizen who is an attorney licensed to practice law in Illinois and a resident of the 23" Judicial Circuit may apply by electronically filing a signed application with the Director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts on the form prescribed and furnished by the Director. The instructions for submitting an application electronically are available on the Supreme Court’s website: http://www. illinoiscourts.gov.

If unable to submit an application electronically, an applicant must submit two (2) signed originals of the prescribed application with the Director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts at the address

listed below:

Marcia M. Meis, Director

Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts 3101 Old Jacksonville Road

Springfield, Illinois 62704-6488

Whether electronically filed, mailed or hand delivered, all applications must be received in the Administrative Office within 30 days after the date of this Notice. If filed electronically, the deadline is 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. If mailed or hand delivered, the deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 17, 2019. A form for application can be obtained from either the Chief Judge’s Office, the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts, or from the Illinois Supreme Court website: http://www/illinoiscourts.gov and downloaded from the documents/applications/forms link. Applications will not be accepted if submitted via facsimile.

Applicants will be required to make themselves available for an interview and screening process with the Circuit Judges of the 23" Judicial Circuit. Applicants will be notified of the date, time and location of the interview and details of the screening process at the close of the application phase.

Robert P. Pilmer Chief Judge, Twenty-Third Judicial Circuit

Dated this 18" day of March, 2019.