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Carl Anthony Walker (Class of 1992)

Judge Carl Anthony Walker, Chicago, Illinois, was sworn in as a Justice of the Illinois Appellate Court on June 15, 2018. Judge Walker was originally appointed by the Illinois Supreme Court to the Circuit Court of Cook County in April of 2006.  He has served in the 1st Municipal Division hearing cases involving Traffic, Domestic Violence, Criminal Misdemeanors, Felony Preliminary Hearings, and Evictions. Since December 2013, Judge Walker has served in the Law Division hearing cases on administrative review, eminent domain, confessions of judgment, post judgment, replevin, detinue, and other extraordinary remedies. He also served as the Supervising Judge of the Cook County Circuit Court's Surety Section. Judge Walker has been a faculty member of the Illinois Judicial College since 2010. He was featured in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin as a Judge who “applies restraint in the use of his power.”