• Member, Appellate Committee of the Illinois Supreme Court’s Access to Justice Commission
  • Member, Illinois Supreme Court’s Judicial Performance Evaluation Committee
  • Member, Illinois Supreme Court Rules Committee


Throughout her career, Justice McBride has volunteered her time teaching and lecturing students, lawyers and judges at legal and educational seminars, programs and conferences for:

  • State-wide judicial education
  • Bar associations
  • Chicago-area law schools


  • Alliance of Judges
  • Appellate Lawyers Association
  • Illinois Judges Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois


  • DePaul University College of Law, Dean’s Advisory Council (2017-present)
  • Chair, DePaul Law Alumni Judges’ Committee (2019 to present)
  • Past member, Board of Trustees, St.Viator High School, Arlington Hts., IL

Illinois Courts Commission

An elected Illinois Appellate Court member since 2008

The Illinois Courts Commission is a constitutionally created judicial disciplinary agency charged with hearing complaints of misconduct against judges filed by the Judicial Inquiry Board and making final determinations regarding the charges.