Kevin Fitzgerald Pontiac Lawyer Tabbed Associate Judge By Eric Stock • Jul 16, 2018 WGLT Judges in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit have filled one of the vacancies on the bench. Retiring Judge Reflects On Career Spent Protecting Children—Sometimes From Parents By Ryan Denham • Jun 26, 2018 Ryan Denham / WGLT For judges, every assignment has its challenges. The sheer volume of traffic court. The complexity of a murder or financial crimes case. The trailblazing nature of a specialty drug court. Judge Fitzgerald Moves Up Retirement To Avoid Empty Bench By Ryan Denham • Apr 5, 2018 Baylee Steelman / WGLT Chief Judge Kevin Fitzgerald said Thursday he’ll move up his retirement date to this summer so the Eleventh Judicial Circuit avoids having too many vacancies on the bench later this year.