Wednesday, July 19, 2006
Guardian ad litem in adoption cases
The Circuit Court of Cook County has designated five attorneys to serve as Guardian ad litem in adoption cases. These individuals serve for three year terms. These attorneys agree to accept appointments in accordance with a fee schedule established for routine cases. There are provisions for additional fees if the matters become contested. There is currently two vacancies.
Applications are being accepted until the close of business July 31, 2006. These applications only require the submission of a letter of interest and a current resume or curriculum vitae. Applications will only be accepted if they are hand-delivered or received by mail.
Please mail applications to Patrick E. McGann, 1701 Richard J. Daley Center, Chicago, IL. 60602.