Abbey Fishman Romanek, a former Assistant Attorney General and an insurance defense practitioner with several Chicago firms, is planning to run for judge in the 9th Subcircuit in the February 2010 primary.
Ms. Romanek already has a website up and running; a link to the site has been established in the sidebar. Her campaign bio notes that, "In 2006, Abbey decided to devote herself to her family and community fulltime while still maintaining a small law practice on the side." Ms. Romanek has sought judicial office previously; another page on her website displays favorable ratings from the several members of the Alliance of Bar Associations for Judicial Screening.
Wait -- there wasn't a phone call to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton after all? - Yesterday, I went off on a speculative binge. I imagined what Bruce Rauner might have said to Messrs. Madigan and Cullerton when he supposedly called them ...
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