Lake County State's Attorneys Office


Eric Rinehart

Title: Assistant State's Attorney


Are you looking for a challenging role within an organization that provides rewarding compensation, an excellent benefit package and career growth opportunities? If so, Lake County Government is the place for you. Comprised of nearly 3,000 employees, it is our goal to positively serve the residents of Lake County while working with a purpose. We believe our employees should take pride in the work they accomplish while truly respecting a collaborative work environment. Under general supervision, performs work of considerable difficulty in intermediate level professional legal work in the State's Attorney's Office. An employee in this position conducts legal research and represents the State's Attorney in legal proceedings as assigned. Positions involve the performance of varied duties independently, however, employees at this level will be increasing their legal skills and acquiring the experience and mature judgement necessary to perform independently as a fully qualified professional attorney. Work is performed with some latitude and independence under the general supervision of a Chief or higher-level Assistant State's Attorney.


Education and/or Other Requirements: • Completion of a Juris Doctorate degree program from an American Bar Association approved law school. • Licensed Attorney in the State of Illinois Physical Requirements: • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Lake County offers a competitive salary and benefit package. We also offer flexible working hours, and a comprehensive wellness and training program. Visit our Prospective Employee page to get additional information on why you should work for Lake County! Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background screening, drug and alcohol testing and may include a pre-employment medical exam. Lake County is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: Position #00420 Assistant State's Attorney 18 N County St Waukegan, IL 60085 847-377-2700

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