Appellate Judge Alan J. Greiman
First District, 3rd Division
Alan J. Greiman was born in Chicago in 1931 and was educated at the University of Illinois, from which he received his undergraduate and law degrees. He was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 1955 and practiced law until his appointment to the bench. He served in the Illinois General Assembly from 1974 to 1987 and served as chair of the House Democratic Conference and as Assistant Majority Leader. He was appointed to the Circuit Court of Cook County in 1987 and elected in 1988. After serving in the Law Jury and Law Motion Divisions of the Circuit Court, he was appointed to the Appellate Court in 1991. He is married to Julie E. Hamos and has raised six daughters.