Hogan Appoints Three Montgomery County Circuit Court Judges
Governor Larry Hogan yesterday announced the appointments of Jill Cummins, David Lease, and Margaret Schweitzer to the Circuit Court for Montgomery County. The governor made the appointments after reviewing nominees from the judicial nominating commissions.
“After conducting a thorough vetting process, I am pleased to appoint Jill Cummins, David Lease, and Margaret Schweitzer to the Circuit Court for Montgomery County,” said Governor Hogan. “Throughout their legal careers they have exhibited integrity and a commitment to justice. I offer my sincere congratulations, and I am confident that they will serve the citizens of their communities well.”
Jill Cummins has been staff counsel at Allstate Insurance Company since 1993 and has served as managing attorney for the capital region since 2005. Prior to joining Allstate Insurance Company, she worked as a litigation associate at two Montgomery County-based law firms. Cummins received her J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law and her B.A. from the University of Virginia.