The Honorable Kathaleen Lanahan

Illinois ARDC Bar #: None (5/4/1993)

Biography

The Hon. Kathaleen T. Lanahan is a Circuit Judge the Illinois Circuit Court of Cook County. She was elected to the bench on November 6, 2018, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Evelyn B. Clay. Judge Lanahan is currently assigned to the Domestic Violence Division.

Lanahan earned a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago. She completed her J.D. at the University of Illinois at Chicago, John Marshall Law School, in 1992 and was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1993.

After graduating from law school, Lanahan worked for a year as an analyst for the Cook County Board of Real Estate Tax Appeals. In 1994, she joined the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office as an Assistant State’s Attorney. Prior to her election, she served as a first chair felony trial assistant and prosecuted homicide cases.

Born and raised in Chicago, she attended Mother McAuley High School. When not presiding over the bench, Judge Lanahan enjoys reading, listening to music, and traveling.

She is a registered Democrat.

Recent Cases by Hon. Kathaleen Lanahan

On February 1, 2021 a petition for dissolution of marriage case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cook County. Judge LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T. presiding.

Filed

Feb 01, 2021

Type

PETITION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE

County

Cook County, IL

Judge

Hon. LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T.

Case Last Refreshed

Feb 05, 2021

On January 7, 2020 a case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cook County. Judge LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T. presiding.

Filed

Jan 07, 2020

County

Cook County, IL

Judge

Hon. LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T.

Case Last Refreshed

Feb 23, 2020

On January 14, 2008 a pet to establish parentage (non-iv-d) case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cook County. Judge LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T. presiding.

Filed

Jan 14, 2008

Type

PET TO ESTABLISH PARENTAGE (NON-IV-D)

County

Cook County, IL

Judge

Hon. LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T.

Case Last Refreshed

May 03, 2020

On November 14, 2007 a pet to establish parentage - dhfs - case was filed in the jurisdiction of Cook County. Judge LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T. presiding.

Filed

Nov 14, 2007

Type

PET TO ESTABLISH PARENTAGE - DHFS -

County

Cook County, IL

Judge

Hon. LANAHAN, KATHALEEN T.

Case Last Refreshed

Feb 23, 2020

Please wait a moment while we load this page.

New Envelope