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Joan Powell

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Joan Powell
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Current Court Information:
Illinois Cook Judicial Circuit Court
Title:   Judge
Active:   2008-12/6/2020
Past position:   Assistant state's attorney, Cook County
Past term:   2000-2008
Personal History
Undergraduate:   University of Maryland
Law School:   John Marshall Law School
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Cook Judicial Circuit Court
Position:  Retention
State:  Illinois
Election information 2014:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  11/4/2014

Joan Powell is a judge of the Cook Circuit Court in Illinois.[1] She was elected to the court in 2008.[2] She was retained on November 4, 2014, for a term that expires on December 6, 2020.[3]



See also: Illinois judicial elections, 2014
Powell ran for retention to the Cook Judicial Circuit Court. The general election took place on November 4, 2014.[3]


The Illinois State Bar Association rated Powell as Not Recommended for retention.[4]


Powell earned a B.A. from the University of Maryland, going on to receive her J.D. from the John Marshall Law School. She was admitted to the bar in 1992.[5]


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