Chief Judge Tedeschi Announces The Retirement Of The Second Judicial Circuit Director of Court Services

Chief Judge Thomas Tedeschi announces that longtime Director of Court Services for the Second Judicial Circuit Michael J. Abell will be retiring effective July 31, 2017.


Chief Judge Tedeschi states,  "Mike has been an outstanding leader and true professional during his years of service in the Second Judicial Circuit. It is with much reluctance that I have accepted his resignation. I have valued his knowledge, insight, and professionalism during my tenure as Chief Judge of the Second Judicial Circuit of Illinois. He will be sorely missed not only by myself, but by all the personnel in the Second Judicial Circuit. I wish Mike the best in his retirement and hope that he enjoys this new phase in his life."


For those who may be interested in applying for the position, Chief Judge Tedeschi will be accepting resumes with a cover letter. They should be mailed or emailed to the Office of the Chief Judge in Mt. Vernon, IL before July 12, 2017. The address is found on this website.


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