Ellen Levy Siwak 21st Judicial Circuit (St. Louis County)


95% of the Committee voted Judge Siwak substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

20 Committee members voted “MEETS”
1 Committee member voted “DOES NOT MEET”


Circuit Judge

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Judge Siwak was appointed circuit judge in January 2008 and retained in 2010. Judge Siwak received her B.A. and her J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis.

Judge Siwak was appointed associate circuit judge in May 2002 and was retained in 2004. Judge Siwak served in that position until she was sworn in as a circuit judge. Judge Siwak served as a family court commissioner from June 1999 until May 2002. Prior to her appointment she engaged in the private practice of law, specializing in commercial, civil and domestic litigation.

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