Elizabeth Smith is running for Mount Pleasant Town Justice. Well known in her community from her substantial leadership roles, Elizabeth has been the Associate Court Attorney in the New York Unified Court System; Vice President of her union, the Ninth Judicial District Court Employees Association; Catechist and Parish Council Member of Holy Name of Jesus and Cub Scout Co-Den Leader.
She has practiced law for fifteen years , the last twelve of which in the highest volume court within the Ninth Judicial District (comprised of Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Orange and Dutchess counties). She has written over 2,000 decisions in various areas of law and successfully settled hundreds of cases. She believes in the prompt and fair administration of justice and will bring her honesty, experience and commitment to the bench while keeping Mount Pleasant a safe place to live, work and raise a family.
Elizabeth’s first and strongest supporters remain her husband, Kevin and four sons.