Philadelphia Bar Association Commission on Judicial Selection and Retention
Ratings for 2015 Primary Candidates

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 Fletman
  • Chris Mallios
  • Kai Scott
Recommended:
  • Wayne M. D. Bennett
  • James F. Berardinelli
  • Marissa Brumbach
  • Lucretia Clemons
  • Michael Fanning
  • Vince Giusini
  • Leon Goodman
  • Daine Grey, Jr.
  • Joshua Hill
  • Leon A. King, II
  • Anthony Kyriakakis
  • Jodi Lobel
  • Thomas Martin
  • Chris McCabe
  • Vincent N. Melchiorre
  • Brian T. Ortelere
  • Rainy Papademetriou
  • Mia Roberts Perez
  • Ken Powell
  • Stephanie M. Sawyer
  • Jennifer Schultz
  • Stella Tsai
  • Betsy Wahl
  • Deborah Watson-Stokes
Not Recommended:
  • Franklin A. Bennett, III
  • Tangie M. Boston
  • Starr Marshall Cash
  • William J. Ciancaglini
  • Scott DiClaudio
  • Frances Fattah
  • Vincent Furlong
  • Shanese Johnson
  • Edward William Louden, Jr.
  • Rania Major
  • Jon Marshall
  • Tracy B. Roman
  • Lynne M. Summers
  • Sherman Toppin
  • Sandjai Weaver
  • Lyris Younge

Philadelphia Municipal Court

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

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