- Party: Democratic
- Occupation: President Judge, Court of Common Pleas Philadelphia, PA
- Rated "Highly Recommended" for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court by the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
- Rated Highest of 110 Philadelphia Judges by Independent Citizens' Review Website.
- 30 Years of Judicial and Legal Experience.
- Sr. Faculty Member of the National Judicial College, responsible for teaching sitting state Judges, U.S. Military Judges and Judges around the world.
- Appointed by former Gov. Robert P. Casey in 1987 as one of his Reform Judges.
- Selected as one of America's top 500 Judges.