The 7th Circuit Court in Central Illinois has announced the selection of Jennifer M. Ascher as an associate judge.
Ascher, a 1999 graduate of the University of Illinois, is currently with the firm of Sorling Northrup in Springfield. She earned her law degree in 2003 from St. Louis University.
In 2012, Ascher was selected as one of the Springfield Business Journal’s “40 under 40” list of central Illinois business leaders. During her time with Sorling Northrup, Ascher focused primarily on family law. She is a past president of the Central Illinois Women’s Bar Association, as well as the Young Lawyer’s Division of the Sangamon County Bar Association.