An Experienced, Well-Rounded Candidate Joins the Race
PHILADELPHIA, PA - Judge Lori A. Dumas has officially announced her candidacy for the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania. Joining several others in this judicial election, Judge Dumas is the first candidate with decades of experience who represents Southeastern Philadelphia and has a demonstrable passion for justice.
This announcement marks the next step in Judge Dumas’s 18+ year career as a Philadelphia Common Pleas court judge. Judge Dumas brings a wealth of knowledge and experience from every division of the court system, creating a well-rounded understanding of the law and a commitment to helping Pennsylvania’s citizens. From creating a court specifically designed to address human trafficking to teaching college students the importances of fairness and justice, Judge Dumas continues to dedicate her time and efforts to Pennsylvania communities.
With her track record of community partnership, her comprehensive knowledge of the law from Family and Civil Court, and her unwavering commitment to impartial justice, Judge Dumas is uniquely qualified to fill one of two vacancies on the PA Commonwealth Court.
In February, Commonwealth Court candidates will complete candidacy petitions to confirm their ability to appear on the primary ballot. In May, these primaries will determine the partisan candidates for each vacancy. The official election will be held in November 2021.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 1st, 2021
Contact: Lori A. Dumas