appointed Myron F. Mackoff to the 8th Subcircuit vacancy created by the recent retirement of Judge Sheryl A. Pethers.
The appointment, which is effective December 29, terminates on December 3, 2018.
Mackoff is a principal in the firm of Richardson & Mackoff. He was a finalist for Associate Judge in 2014. He has been licensed as an attorney in Illinois since 1994.
According to his firm biography, following his graduation from Northwestern University School of Law, Mackoff worked for several years in the Illinois Attorney General's Environmental Law Division. In 2002, Mackoff left the AG's office to join Hubert, Fowler, & Quinn, later known as the Hubert Law Group. After Donald Hubert's death, in 2006, Mackoff was chosen to wind down the affairs of the Hubert Law Group. Mackoff and Travis Richardson formed their firm in 2007.
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