Upcoming Events:

Suggested donation:   $250

Made payable to:          Committee to Elect Steven G. Watkins

RSVP:    steve@watkinsforjudge.org or Call (773) 291-6822

Location:   Greek Island Restaurant  

                  200 S. Halsted Street

                  Chicago, IL 60661

Location:   Jimi Skoul's  

                   8126 S. Stoney Island Ave.

                   Chicago, IL 60617

​Time:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

​* Complimentary Parking, Appetizers & Refreshments

Thursday, January 30th, 2014 - Reception In Support Steven G. Watkins

Suggested donation:   $50

Made payable to:          Committee to Elect Steven G. Watkins

RSVP:    steve@watkinsforjudge.org or Call (773) 291-6822

News Releases:

01/27/2014 - Fraternal Order of Police Endorsement


Steven G. Watkins has been endorsed by the Fraternal Order of Police, Chicago Lodge #7. The Fraternal Order of Police is a labor union consisting of sworn law enforcement officers in the United States. The Fraternal Order of Police, Chicago Lodge #7 was established on January 7, 1963 as a subordinate lodge with full power under its jurisdiction for the City of Chicago. The organization was known as The United Chicago Police Association, No. 7.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - Lawyers' Committee

Location:   Andre's Sports Bar  (87th and Wood)

                   1801 W. 87th Street

                   Chicago, IL 60620

​Time:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

​* Complimentary Parking, Appetizers, Music, & Refreshments

Thursday, February 20th, 2014 - Watkins for Judge Reception

Suggested donation:   $50

Made payable to:          Committee to Elect Steven G. Watkins

RSVP:    steve@watkinsforjudge.org or Call (773) 291-6822

Location:   Rainbow Push Coalition National Headquarters

                   930 East 50th Street

                   Chicago, IL 60615

​Time:  8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

​For more information call (773) 373-3366

Saturday, March 8th, 2014 - Meet Judicial Candidates

Location:   QBG Foundation / Chicago Citizen Newspaper Building

                   806 E. 78th Street

                   Chicago, IL 60619

​Time:  10:00 AM

​For more information call (773) 783-1251

Email: lmtyler@thechicagocitizen.com

Presented by the Chicago Citizen Newspaper

* Refreshments will be served

Saturday, March 8th, 2014 - Town Hall Meeting: Candidates for Judge

03/10/2014 - Chicago Tribune Endorsement


The Chicago Tribune announced Sunday their endorsement for Steve G. Watkins. The Tribune recognizes Watkins' work ethic as a solo practitioner, handling civil litigation, criminal defense and real estate cases. The Chicago Tribune is a major daily newspaper based in Chicago, IL, and the flagship publication of the Tribune Company. For more information Click Here.

03/10/2014 - Recent Endorsements


Steven G. Watkins has been rated qualified and recommended by the many Chicago Bar Associations.  Watkins has been endorsed by the following Democratic organizations Wards/Townships:


- 21st Wards

- 34th Ward

-19th Ward

- Thornton Township

- Worth Township


In addition, Watkins has been endorsed by the Fraternal Order of Police, Chicago Tribune, Dearborn Realtist Board, St. Sabina Pastor and Father Michael Pfleger.