Attorney James Ross Announces Candidacy For Judgeship

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Beaver County attorney James Ross has told the Beaver Countian he intends to run for Common Pleas Judge. Ross hopes to fill the seat being vacated at the end of this year by the Honorable Judge John P. Dohanich, who is not seeking retention.

“This is something that I have always aspired to, and now the opportunity is presenting itself,” said Ross. “I am honored by that opportunity.”

James Ross is a partner in the Ambridge lawfirm of Bowers, Ross & Fawcett where he handles personal injury claims and criminal defense cases. He previously served as a federal prosecutor, and Chief of the Erie Division of the Office of United States Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

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nice
2 years 6 months ago

Ross knows his shit

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avi88
2 years 6 months ago

He also knows his pee’s…

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SpeakTheTruthToo
2 years 6 months ago

Apparently, nobody is seeing the humor in that statement.

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voteROSS
2 years 6 months ago

jim is a good man and would make an excellent judge

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GOT MY VOTE
2 years 6 months ago

SMART, KIND, GENEROUS, FAIR AND COMPASSIONATE..JUDGE JAMES ROSS……

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SpeakTheTruthToo
2 years 6 months ago

In order to be elected, you have to know where he stands on the Sheriff situation and the mess out in Ohioville.

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Member
2 years 6 months ago

Well, he is the attorney for one of the deputies called before the grand jury.

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WINNER
2 years 6 months ago

I don’t care who he represents, he is an attorney, it is his job. He is an HONORABLE MAN and very very SMART and TRUSTWORTHY.

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Act111
2 years 6 months ago

He is a defense attorney retained to represent…….

Bottom line he knows the law through out. From a prosecution stand point to defense, and civil experience, municipal also.

the county hasn’t seen a complete package of legal prowess ever quest for the bench like him.

And he will have people in and out of political circles working for him.

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2 years 5 months ago

I think Jim Ross is a honorable Man. Plus his wife supports animal rescue. People who care about the welfare of animals earn my vote as elected officials. If they care about the concern of our four paw residents- they care about people. Good Luck Jim! You will make a great judge in our county.

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2 years 5 months ago

I don’t know why he didn’t run 10 years ago. Good Luck Jim. I will be voting for you.

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noforkedtounge
2 years 5 months ago

I think Mr. Ross would make a great Judge. He has experience in both criminal and injury law…he’s also a fair minded person…he would an excellent Judge…..period….