In the 1st subcircuit, which covers parts of southeast Chicago, two candidates are vying for one judicial seat. Once elected, there is no difference in responsibility of the countywide judges and subcircuit judges. All voters will have the chance to vote for all countywide candidates, but voters only vote for subcircuit candidates in their own area. Hambright, Jr. vacancy
Name: Erika L. Orr (D)
Running for: 1st subcircuit: Hambright, Jr. vacancy
Bio: Since 2011, Orr has run her own law firm specializing in family law. She spent 12 years practicing international tax law at global public accounting firms. She volunteers for the Cook County domestic relations division family court facilitator program, for Chicago Volunteer Legal Services, and for the Cook County Expungement Summit.