Accolades: Judge Daniel Patrick Brennan was found Qualified or Recommended for Retention in 2018 by every bar association that evaluated him. “Judge Brennan is hardworking and well regarded for his knowledge of the law and excellent temperament.” – Chicago Bar Association

“Judge Brennan is praised in particular for his handling of pro se litigants and the overall fairness of his courtroom. He is called fair, rational, thorough and calm…[and] is described as being well prepared and is praised for his courtroom management skills.” – The Chicago Council of Lawyers

Judicial Experience: Judge Brennan is currently assigned to a Mechanics Lien courtroom. In his over eleven years on the bench, Judge Brennan has presided over thousands of bench trials, jury trials and contested hearings. Judge Brennan has heard cases in a variety of courtrooms, including civil trial calls, bond courts, domestic violence calls, an emergency civil order of protection call, felony trial calls, felony preliminary hearing calls, and misdemeanor trial calls.

Education: Loyola University of Chicago (J.D.); Saint Xavier University (B.A.)