Erin Cartwright Weinstein
Erin Cartwright Weinstein is an active member of the Lake County legal community and is a member of the Lake County Chamber of Commerce, the Gurnee Chamber of Commerce, the Association of Women Attorneys of Lake County, the lake County Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
For more than 16 years, Erin has been a practicing attorney and has seen first-hand the important role the Lake County Circuit Clerk's Office plays in the administration of justice for the citizens of Lake County. As Clerk of the Circuit Court, Erin pledges to create a positive work environment for the employees of the office, increase the efficiency of the operations and modernize the Circuit Clerk's computer system to increase the delivery of service to the citizens. Moreover, Erin intends to bring transparency to the office policies and operations, especially where it concerns matters dealing with the budget.
Erin has extensive community service experience including volunteering for the Northern Illinois Food Pantry; Tails of Hope in Highland Park, Almost Home Dog Rescue of Ohio; Habitat for Humanity; Equestrian Connections, a therapeutic riding program for disabled children and adults, in addition to providing free legal services to survivors of domestic violence. Erin looks forward to continuing her work with the Lake County community by making the office of the Circuit Clerk a smooth-running operation that provides the highest-level of public service for both the legal community and the public at large.