Judge David Overstreet is the Republican nominee for the Illinois Supreme Court and currently serves as a Judge in the 5th Illinois Appellate Court. Judge Overstreet lives in Mt. Vernon with his family and he says that he has a passion for helping and serving people.
Judge Overstreet served as a lawyer for over 16 years until 2007 when he became a Judge.
He has served in the Judiciary for over 13 years in both the trial and appellate level.
Judge Overstreet decided to run for the Supreme Court after current Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier announced his retirement. He feels that his experience as a trial and appellate court Judge puts him in the right position to offer his services for the Illinois Supreme Court.
Illinois Supreme Court Republican Candidate David Overstreet was a guest on the NEWSTALK WTIM Morning Show.