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William Gamboney

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William Gamboney
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Current Court Information:
Illinois Cook Judicial Circuit Court Subcircuits
Title:   Judge
Active:   12/2012-12/2018
Preceded by:   Lawrence Terrell
Past position:   Sole practitioner
Past term:   1994-2012
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   University of Illinois
Law School:   Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  7th Subcircuit
State:  Illinois
Confirmation:   Vacancy of Lawrence Terrell
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  No
Primary date:  March 20, 2012
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  100%ApprovedA

William Gamboney is a judge of the Cook County 7th Subcircuit in Illinois. He was elected to this position on Nov. 6, 2012 to fill the vacancy left by Lawrence Terrell. His current term expires in December of 2018.[1]


Gamboney received his B.S. degree from the University of Illinois and his J.D. degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law. He was admitted to the Bar in 1977.[2]


Gamboney began his career as a private practice attorney. He then worked as an Assistant Cook County State's Attorney from 1979 to 1994. From 1994 until his judicial election in 2012, he worked as a sole practitioner.[3]

2012 election

Gamboney was elected without opposition on Nov. 6, 2012. He was unopposed in the Democratic primary on March 20, 2012, receiving 100% of the vote.[1][4][5]

See also: Illinois judicial elections, 2012

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