Philadelphia Bar Association Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention
Ratings for 2015 Primary Candidates as of April 20, 2015

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Highly Recommended:
  • Anne E. Lazarus
Recommended:
  • Kevin M. Dougherty

Superior Court of Pennsylvania

Recommended:
  • Alice Beck Dubow

Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas

Highly Recommended:
  • Abbe F. Fletman
  • Chris Mallios
  • Kai N. Scott
Recommended:
  • James F. Berardinelli
  • Lucretia Clemons
  • Michael Fanning
  • Vincent Giusini
  • Leon D. Goodman
  • Daine A. Grey, Jr.
  • Joshua Hill
  • Anthony Kyriakakis
  • Jodi Lobel
  • Thomas Martin
  • Christopher I. McCabe
  • Vincent Melchiorre
  • Brian T. Ortelere
  • Rainy Papademetriou
  • Mia Roberts Perez
  • Kenneth James Powell, Jr.
  • Daniel R. Sulman
  • Stella Ming Tsai
  • Betsy Jo Wahl
  • Deborah Watson-Stokes
Not Recommended:
  • Franklin A. Bennett, III
  • Scott DiClaudio
  • Vincent W. Furlong
  • Shanese I. Johnson
  • Edward W. Louden, Jr.
  • Jon Marshall
  • Tracy Brandeis Roman
  • Lynne M. Summers
  • Lyris F. Younge

Philadelphia Municipal Court

Recommended:
  • Matthew Kent Perks
  • Joffie C. Pittman
  • Daniel R. Sulman
Not Recommended:
  • Franklin A. Bennett, III
  • Christian DiCicco
  • Sharon Williams Losier
  • Gary S. Silver

Appellate court ratings are issued only for those candidates who maintain a principal office or chambers in Philadelphia.