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Jeff Whitacre For Judge - Erie County Municipal Court


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     Jeff Whitacre for Judge Committee
     JoAnn Cummings, Treasurer
     Lisa DeVerna, Deputy Treasurer
     % 2609 Columbus Avenue
         Sandusky, OH 44870

Erie County Municipal Court serves the following communities:
Berlin Heights Village, Berlin Township, Groton Township, Kelleys Island Village, Margaretta Township, Milan Village, Milan Township, Oxford Township


  • Respected attorney with 30 years of experience
  • Practiced in areas of Criminal, Civil, Domestic, Probate and Traffic Litigation
  • Tried cases in Erie, Huron and Lorain Counties
  • Argued cases in the Ohio Supreme Court and in the Ninth and Sixth District Court of Appeals
  • Federal License to practice law in:
    • The United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
    • The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • Erie County Public Defender for past 18 years
  • Erie County Legal Aide/past Attorney
  • Served as an Ohio Prosecutor for the City of North Ridgeville
  • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Member/Past Board Director
  • Family man with wife Brenda of 23 years and father of 2 children; Tanner, student at Bowling Green State University, and Alison, student at the Case Western Reserve University
  • Erie and Huron County Certified Grievance Counsel Member/Treasurer
    • Handles complaints against attorneys within two counties
  • Erie County Corrections Planning Board Member
    • Works with sheriff, prosecutor and community members to evaluate incarceration and probation numbers and treatment options available within the county, with focus on Continuous Improvement
  • Erie County Bar Association Member/Past Board Director and President
  • Edison Local Schools Board of Education Member/Past President
  • Graduate of Bowling Green State University and The University of Akron, College of Law



    • Meet Jeff on Kelleys Island! - Thursday, September 5, 2019 | The Casino, Kelleys Island 
    • Meet Jeff in Margaretta! Pizza Dinner - Thursday, July 25, 2019 | Village Pizza House, 510 E. Lucas Street, Castalia 44824 
    • Campaign Kickoff! Pasta Dinner - Saturday, March 23, 2019 | Milan Township Hall, Park Street on the Square, Milan 44846 

    Thank You - Bluesfor joining with us to make our events SUCCESSFUL!


    Paid for by the Jeff Whitacre for Judge Committee

    JoAnn Cummings, Treasurer | Lisa DeVerna, Deputy Treasurer
    % 2609 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 4487