News and Noteworthy
New and Noteworthy
SRC Attorney Appointed to Bench
CHICAGO, IL — December 3, 2010 - Jean M. Prendergast, a former shareholder with Chicago-based Schuyler, Roche & Crisham, P.C., was installed today as Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County. Appointed to her new post by the Illinois Supreme Court this past month, The Honorable Ms. Prendergast had served over the past year as Chairperson of the Illinois Supreme Court Committee on Character and Fitness in the First District, and as a member of the committee for the past six years.
Former colleague and fellow Schuyler, Roche & Crisham shareholder, Thomas Crisham, remarked, "I have had the privilege of working with Jean for nearly 14 years. She is a passionate and dedicated lawyer, and I have no doubt she will make an outstanding Circuit Court judge."
Ms. Prendergast's term is scheduled to expire December 3, 2012.