Select a State:

State of Pennsylvania

Diversity of the Bench: Pennsylvania

  Supreme Court Superior Court Commonwealth Court Court of Common Pleas
Judgeships 7 15 7 409
Women Judges 2 9 4 104
African American/Black Judges 0 1 2 33
Latino/Hispanic Judges 0 0 0 2
Native American Judges 0 0 0 0
Asian/Pacific Island Judges 0 0 0 0
Figures for appellate courts were updated by AJS staff in October 2009. Race/ethnicity figures for trial courts were derived from the American Bar Association's Directory of Minority Judges of the United States, 4th ed. (2008). Gender figures for trial courts were derived from The American Bench’s “Judges of the Nation Gender Ratio Summary,” 20th ed (2010).