At a time when public confidence in our justice system is at an all time low, I am committed to bringing integrity and fairness to the bench.
Vote George Twardy For Judge
George was born and raised in Philadelphia and has devoted his career to fighting on behalf of regular people who are looking to get a fair hearing in our legal process.
George was appointed to the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas in June 2020 and currently serves as Judge in Family Court. Before his tenure as Judge, George’s law practice focused on workmen’s compensation, criminal defense, administrative law and serious personal injury matters. He has been a tireless champion of thousands of people like you, your family, neighbors and friends.
George has volunteered hundreds of hours doing pro bono work for individuals who otherwise could not afford an attorney.
• Custody Hearing Officer, Family Court – First Judicial District 2019-2020.
• Truancy Hearing Officer, Family Court - First Judicial District 2017-2019.
• Former Hearing Committee Member of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
• Member of the Philadelphia Bar Association.
• Member of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association.
• Widener Law School Alumni Board.
At a time when public confidence in our justice system is at an all time low, George is committed to bringing integrity to the bench.
George served as a Hearing Committee Member of the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania.
George is committed to making sure that every person gets a fair hearing in court, affording an opportunity for rehabilitation through diversionary programs for non-violent offenders instead of incarceration.
He treats all people with respect and dignity regardless of age, race, sex, ethnicity, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, language, or disability.
George has 30 years experience representing over 4,000 clients with matters involving personal injury, workmen’s compensation, criminal and administrative law matters.
George has also volunteered hundreds of hours doing pro bono work for individuals who otherwise could not afford an attorney.
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“We want to elect good lawyers and persons of good character and integrity for Judge. I have known George for over 35 years to possess those characteristics and am proud to endorse him for Philadelphia Common Pleas Court.”
Judge Paul Panepinto (Ret.)
Former Member of the Court of Judicial Discipline, Former Administrative Judge
“I’ve known Mr. Twardy personally and professionally for many years. And I can definitely say, because of his justice, impartiality, integrity, core values, and righteousness, he will make a great judge.”
Selina D. Williams
“Where should I start. George is a good guy first, honorable and so humble. He always gave me good advice no matter what. When I first met Mr. Twardy we clicked instantly. He inspired me to write and produce his campaign song so yes its been fun working with him! If anybody deserves to be judge, I know for a fact Mr. Twardy is the one…”
Rapper ~ Artist
“George Twardy is a highly respected attorney with decades of courtroom experience. He is widely recognized for his sound legal judgement and possessing the necessary temperament to be a good, fair and honest judge.”
Former PA Gov. Ed Rendell
“I enthusiastically support Judge George Twardy for re-election. He possesses the core principles of an independent judiciary– intelligence, integrity, and the highest character. In a time when we all the more should appreciate and treasure the independence of our judiciary, we must preserve that independence by supporting and electing jurists that embody those bedrock principles. That’s why I support the re-election of Judge Twardy.”
Gabriel L. I. Bevilacqua
Former Chancellor of the Philadelphia Bar Association