DCBA's Judiciary Committee Issues Candidate Recommendations for Circuit
Friday, February 28, 2014
Posted by: Jacki Hamler
The DuPage County Bar Association has issued
on the candidates in the March
18, 2014 Election for Judge in the 18th Judicial Circuit, which encompasses
The recommendations are the
result of an investigation and screening process conducted by the DuPage
County Bar Association's Judiciary Committee. The committee consists of
19 attorneys representing various years of practice experience selected from
among the 2,600 member attorneys of the DuPage County Bar Association.
Candidates were evaluated upon
the following criteria: 1) legal knowledge and ability which includes
professional experience;2) integrity;3) judicial temperament;4) diligence
and punctuality; and5) health.
Following investigation and
candidate interviews, the committee rates each by one of the following categories:
"Highly Recommended, " "Recommended," or "Not
The names and ratings of each
candidate for Circuit Judge are as follows:
- Neal W. Cerne
-- Highly Recommended
- Robert G.
Kleeman -- Highly Recommended
About the DCBA
DuPage County Bar Association, founded in 1879, represents 2,600 member
attorneys dedicated to advancing the practice of law and promoting the legal
profession through community service and education.