Judicial Evaluation Process

The Judiciary Committee's ratings of judicial candidates are the only non-partisan source for voters in Lancaster County, and its investigations are based on a broad range of objective qualifications for judicial service. Please read through the documents below to learn more about the entire process.


LBA Bylaws - Judiciary Section

Judiciary Committee - Organization & Rules

Internal Operating Procedures

Evaluation Procedures

Ratings Criteria

Candidate Questionnaire 

Judicial Retention Candidate Questionnaire

2023 Judiciary Ratings