Court Administration:

Court Administrator's Office
Fourteenth Judicial Circuit

Judge's Directory

Circuit Judges - Rock Island County

Walter D. Braud, Chief Judge
Frank R. Fuhr, Acting Chief Judge
Lori R. Lefstein – Civil Division
Joseph F. Fackel - Civil Division
Mark A. VandeWiele – Civil Division
Linnea E. Thompson - Probate/Civil Division
James G. Conway – Civil Division
Clarence M. Darrow, Presiding Judge – Civil Division

Circuit & Associate Judges - Mercer County

James G. Conway, Presiding Judge - Mercer County
Richard A. Zimmer, Presiding Judge - Mercer County

Circuit Judge - Henry County

Jeffery W. O'Connor, Presiding Judge - Henry County
Terry M. Patton - Henry County

Circuit Judges - Whiteside County

John L. Hauptman - Whiteside County
Stanley B. Steines, Presiding Judge - Whiteside County

Associate Judges

William S. McNeal - Whiteside County
Michael R. Albert - Whiteside County
Thomas C. Berglund - Rock Island County
Dana R. McReynolds - Henry County
Carol M. Pentuic - Rock Island County Arbitration Supervising Judge
Peter W. Church, Presiding Judge - Rock Island County Juvenile Judge
Gregory G. Chickris - Rock Island County
Ted Kutsunis - Rock Island County Juvenile Judge
Norma Kauzlarich - Rock Island County

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Scheduling hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Chief Judges Office. The office closes at 4:30 p.m.

Contact Dawn Tanner: (309) 558-3258

For scheduling -

Judge Frank R. Fuhr

Judge Walter D. Braud
Judge Linnea E. Thompson

Judge Norma Kauzlarich
Judge Joseph F. Fackel

Contact Debbie Miller: (309) 558-3260

For scheduling -

Judge Lori R. Lefstein

Judge Mark A. VandeWiele
Judge James G. Conway

Judge C. Michael Darrow

Contact Vicki Bluedorn: (309) 558-3289

For scheduling -

All Associate Judges

      All scheduling for Civil and Criminal matters will need to be scheduled in the Court Administrator's Office on the 4th floor Room 408 of the Rock Island County Courthouse. If you call for scheduling for any Judge in the above please have all Attorney's or their scheduler's on the phone before calling us.

      Due to high volume of phone calls please if the phone continues to ring and no one answers we are busy helping other Attorney's with scheduling please call back. The telephone system that we have at this time does not allow us to answer or does not transfer to anyone else's phone.

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Court Administrator's Office
Fourteenth Judicial Circuit
Rock Island County Courthouse (map ExternalLink.gif)
Fourth Floor - 210 15th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201

Phone: (309) 558-3289     Fax: (309) 558-3263     Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM - Monday thru Friday

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