Judicial Candidate Information 

Below you will find links to important information and forms for candidates participating in the CBA's judicial evaluation process. If you have questions about the forms, please email Angie Cruz at acruz@chicagobar.org.

Documents for candidates running for retention on November 5, 2024 

Acknowledgement  (Required)

ARDC Waiver  (Required)

Candidate Certification (Required)

Cover Letter (Required)

Sitting Judge Questionnaire (In Word)

Sitting Judge Questionnaire (fillable PDF)

Alliance Supplement  (Required for Candidates who elect to submit their Alliance of Bar Associations for Judicial Screening Questionnaire to the JEC in lieu of the CBA form questionnaire)


Informational Documents

Guidelines (Required)

Resolution  (Required)

Appellate Resolution (Required)
Judicial Election Campaign Ethics FAQs (prepared by Illinois Judicial Ethics Committee)

General Documents

Judicial Candidate Questionnaire (for candidates seeking judicial appointment or election)