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Paul Mathias

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Paul Mathias
Current Court Information:
Indiana Court of Appeals
Title:   Judge
Position:   Third District
Salary:  $
Active:   2002-2022
Past position:   Allen County Superior Court Judge
Past term:   1989-2000
Personal History
Hometown:   Fort Wayne, Indiana
Undergraduate:   Harvard
Law School:   Indiana University School of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Indiana Court of Appeals
State:  Indiana
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Retention vote:  Yes
Retention vote %:  73.8% ApprovedA

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.[1] His current term expires in 2012.


Judge Mathias graduated from Harvard in 1976 and from Indiana University School of Law at Bloomington in 1979.[1]


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.[1]

2012 election

Judge Mathias ran for retention in the 2012 election and was retained.

See also: Indiana judicial elections, 2012

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