Daniel J. Gallagher (Illinois)

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Daniel J. Gallagher
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Court Information:
Illinois Cook Judicial Circuit Court
Title:   Judge
Active:   2010-2016
Past position:   Attorney, Cook County Public Defender's Office
Past term:   1988-2010
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Duke University, 1989
Law School:   Notre Dame Law School, 1993

Daniel J. Gallagher is a judge on the Cook County Circuit Court in Illinois. Elected in 2010, his current term expires in 2016.


Gallagher earned a B.A. from Duke University in 1989, going on to receive his J.D. from the Notre Dame Law School in 1993.[1]


Prior to his judicial election in 2010, Gallagher was an attorney with the Cook County Public Defender's Office for over 13 years.[1]

2010 election

Gallagher defeated Republican Maureen Masterson Pulia in the general election, winning 69.93 percent of the vote.[2][3][4]

See also: Illinois judicial elections, 2010


Gallagher has been endorsed for election by the Chicago Tribune.[5]

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