The Illinois Supreme Court yesterday appointed Christopher Edward Lawler to the south suburban 15th Subcircuit vacancy that will be created by the pending retirement of Judge David P. Sterba.
Lawler, an attorney in Illinois since 1988, currently practices with the Chicago law firm of Hilbert, Lawler & Power, Ltd. His appointment is effective July 8, 2013 and expires on December 1, 2014.
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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