Judicial Branch



Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ARDCAttorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission of the Supreme Court of IllinoisThe mission of the ARDC is to promote and protect the integrity of the legal profession, at the direction of the Supreme Court, through attorney registration, education, investigation, prosecution and remedial action. For more information on the ARDC Mission.
Appellate Prosecutor, Office ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ILSAAPAppellate Prosecutor, Office ofOffice of Appellate Prosecutor is responsible for all Agency administrative and managerial functions, legal policy and other extraordinary legal concerns, budgetary and legislative matters, and Agency publications.
Appellate Defender, Office ofhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/OSADAppellate Defender, Office ofThe Office of the State Appellate Defender represents indigent persons on appeal in criminal cases when appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court, the Appellate Court or the Circuit Court.
Judicial Inquiry Boardhttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/JIBJudicial Inquiry BoardThe Judicial Inquiry Board is authorized to receive, initiate, and investigate complaints concerning active Illinois state court judges.
Supreme Court, Illinoishttps://www2.illinois.gov/agencies/ICSupreme Court, Illinois The judicial power is vested in a Supreme Court, an Appellate Court and Circuit Courts. (Source: Illinois Constitution.)