Judge Paula Francisco Ott

Term

January 2010 to December 2019

Education

  • Temple University School of Law (J.D.), 1975; (LL.M. Taxation), 1981
  • University of Delaware (B.A.), 1972

Professional Experience

  • Elected a judge of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, 2009
  • President Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Chester County, 2005-09
  • Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Chester County, 1992-2009
  • Partner, Gawthrop, Greenwood & Halsted, 1981-1992
  • Assistant County Solicitor, Chester County, 1978-1981
  • Assistant District Attorney, Chester County, 1975-78

Memberships and Associations

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Chester County Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Judges
  • Pennsylvania Conference of State Trial Judges

Awards and Honors

  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Commission for Women, Honor Roll of Women
  • March of Dimes, Woman of Achievement