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Prior Endorsement

"13th subcircuit (Fecarotta Jr. vacancy): Judge Ketki "Kay" Steffen, of South Barrington, has twice been appointed to a circuit court vacancy by the Illinois Supreme Court. In between, she was an administrative law judge for the Illinois Workers Compensation Commission. Her resume also includes 19 years in the Cook County state's attorney's office. Steffen is endorsed over Kevin Michael O'Donnell, a longtime civil attorney from Arlington Heights." Chicago Tribune

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Reception for Ketki "Kay" Steffen

Posted 2/2/2018

Please Join Us For a Reception Honoring Judicial Candidate 

Ketki “Kay” Steffen

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
5:00pm - 7:00pm

La Tasca Tapas Restaurant 25 W Davis Street
Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Sponsored By:
Attorney James Geocaris

Beer, wine, and light appetizers

Guest: $50 Silver: $100 Gold: $250 Sponsor: $500
Court Personnel and Government Attorneys: $30

Please Make Checks Payable and mail to:

Steffen for Judge

17 Douglas Avenue

Elgin, IL 60120


Credit cards also accepted at and the event.


Paid for by Steffen for Judge. A copy of our report filed with the State Board of Elections is (or will be) available on the Board's official website or for purchase from the State Board of Elections, Springfield, Illinois.

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Yard signs are in!

Posted 10/12/2017

If you live or own a business in the 13th Subcircuit and would like a yard sign, please contact us at with your name and address and we will gladly come out and put one in your yard or place of business!


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