|Current Court Information:|
|Indiana Court of Appeals|
|Past position:||Allen County Superior Court Judge|
|Home State:||Fort Wayne, Indiana|
|Law School:||Indiana University School of Law|
|Candidate for:||Indiana Court of Appeals|
|Election information 2012:|
|Election date:||November 6, 2012|
|Retention vote %:||73.8%|
Paul D. Mathias is a judge on the Indiana Court of Appeals for the Third District. He was appointed to this position by Governor O'Bannon and took office on March 30, 2000. He was retained by voters in 2002.  His current term expires in 2012.
Judge Mathias graduated from Harvard in 1976 and from Indiana University School of Law at Bloomington in 1979. 
Judge Mathias began his legal career as a private practice lawyer, focusing on the areas of construction law, personal injury and appellate practice. After this, in 1986, he was appointed Referee of the Allen County Small Claims Court. In 1989, he was elevated to Judge of the Allen Superior Court in the Civil Division.
Judge Mathias ran for retention in the 2012 election and was retained.
- See also: Indiana judicial elections, 2012
Mark Bailey • John Baker • Nancy Vaidik • Margret Robb • Elaine Brown • Patricia A. Riley • Melissa May • Paul Mathias • Terry Crone • Michael Barnes • James Kirsch • Ezra Friedlander • Cale Bradford • Edward Najam • Rudolph Pyle III •
|Former||Robert Rucker • Carr Darden •|