Sharon Oden-Johnson

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Sharon Oden-Johnson
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Current Court Information:
Illinois Cook Judicial Circuit Court Subcircuits
Title:   Judge
Position:   1st Subcircuit
Service:
Active:   2010-2016
Past position:   Attorney, The Law Office of S. D. Oden
Past term:   2001-2010
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   Bradley University, 1992
Law School:   Howard University School of Law, 1995
Candidate 2014:
Candidate for:  Illinois First District Appellate Court
Position:  Steele vacancy
State:  Illinois
Election information 2014:
Party:   Democratic
Incumbent:  No
Primary date:  03/18/2014
Primary vote:  45.9%DefeatedD


Sharon Oden-Johnson is a judge of the Cook County 1st Subcircuit in Illinois.[1] She was elected in 2010 and her current term expires in 2016.[2] She unsuccessfully ran ran for election to the Illinois First District Appellate Court in 2014. [3]

Elections

2014

See also: Illinois judicial elections, 2014
Oden-Johnson ran for election to the Illinois First District Appellate Court.
Primary: She was defeated in the Democratic primary on March 18, 2014, receiving 45.9% of the vote. She competed against John B. Simon.[3][4][5]
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2010

Oden-Johnson won election to the Cook County 1st Subcircuit after running unopposed.[2][6]

See also: Illinois judicial elections, 2010

Education

Oden-Johnson earned an undergraduate degree from Bradley University in 1992 and later received her J.D. from Howard University School of Law in 1995.[7]

Career

For ten years prior to her judicial election in 2010, Oden-Johnson managed and operated The Law Office of S. D. Oden. She previously worked in various capacities for the U.S. Department of Justice, the New Jersey Superior Court and the City of Chicago Mayor's Office of Work Force Development.[7]

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