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United States District Court
Northern District of Illinois

Judge George M. Marovich

Chambers: (312) 435 - 5590

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

DATE OF APPOINTMENT
April 1, 1988

ENTERED ON DUTY
May 4, 1988

 

Prior Judicial Experience

  • 1976-1985 Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois - Criminal Division
  • 1985-1988 Judge of the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois - Chancery Division
  • 1992- Member, U.S. Supreme Court Advisory Committee on Criminal Rules

Legal/Business Experience

  • 1955-1976 Engaged in the general practice of law as a partner in the firm of Jacobs and Marovich, South Holland, Illinois and Vice President of South Holland Trust and Savings Bank

Teaching Experience

1977-1988 Thornton Community College Criminal Law and Criminal Evidence and Procedure

Civic Involvement

  • 1984-1988 Trustee of the Judges’ Retirement System of Illinois
  • 1970-1976 Board of Trustees Thornton Community College - Chairman of the Board, 1971-1976
  • 1966-1976 Chairman of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners, South Holland, Illinois
  • 1960-1961 President, South Suburban Bar Association

EDUCATION

  • 1954 J.D., University of Illinois
  • 1952 B.S., University of Illinois
  • 1950 A.A., Thornton Community College

PERSONAL:

Born:
January 2, 1931

Married Lois Ann Adler in 1955
Six children: Sharon Werner, Jill Nye, Michael, John. In addition to our four children, my wife and I raised Douglas and Janet Simpson following the deaths of their natural parents.