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Paula McDowell

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Paula McDowell
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Current Court Information:
Alabama District Courts
Title:   Judge
Past position:   Franklin County District Attorney's Office
Past term:   1984-2000
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Law School:   University of Alabama School of Law
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Franklin County District Court
State:  Alabama
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 6, 2012
Election vote:  98.75%ApprovedA

Paula McDowell is the district judge of Franklin County in Alabama.[1] She was elected to the court in 2000 and her current term expires in 2018.


McDowell received her J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law in 1982.[2]


After receiving her law degree, McDowell worked in private practice for two years. Next, she spent over sixteen years in the Franklin County District Attorney's Office, where she served until joining the District Court.[2]

2012 election

McDowell was re-elected after running unopposed in 2012.[3] [4]

See also: Alabama judicial elections, 2012 - District Courts

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