The Philadelphia Bar Association on Monday released its recommendations for judicial candidates. There are 12 vacancies on Common Pleas Court and three on the Municipal Court. Some candidates filed for both elections. A second round of ratings will be released in the coming weeks.

Court of Common Pleas,

Highly Recommended

Abbe F. Fletman

Christopher P. Mallios Jr.

Kai N. Scott

Municipal Court,

Highly Recommended

Christopher P. Mallios Jr.

Court of Common Pleas,

Recommended

James F. Berardinelli

Lucretia Clemons

James C. Crumlish 3d

Michael Fanning

Vincent Giusini

Daine A. Grey Jr.

Anthony G. Kyriakakis

Thomas Martin

Christopher I. McCabe

Vincent Melchiorre

Brian T. Ortelere

Ourania Papademetriou

Kenneth James Powell Jr.

Stella Ming Tsai

Betsy Jo Wahl

Municipal Court,

Recommended

Michael Fanning

Vincent Giusini

Roger Gordon

Matthew Kent Perks

Joffie C. Pittman

Common Pleas Court,

Not Recommended

Franklin A. Bennett 3d

Deborah D. Cianfrani

Scott DiClaudio

Vincent W. Furlong

Sharon Williams-Losier

Edward W. Louden Jr.

Jon Marshall

Tracy Brandeis Roman

Zachary C. Shaffer

Dawn M. Tancredi

Municipal Court,

Not Recommended

Franklin A. Bennett 3d

Christian DiCicco

Sharon Williams-Losier

Tracy Roman

Gary S. Silver

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