James W. Peters

Office: For Judge of the Monroe County Court of Common Pleas, Probate/Juvenile Division
Term Beginning 2/9/2021


Age: 66

Residence: Woodsfield

Email: peterslpa@gmail.com

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Occupation: Judge

Education: B.A. The Ohio State University (1976) J.D. Capital University Law School (1981)

Work Experience: County Court Judge (1989 to 2014) Probate Juvenile Court Judge (2015 to present) 33 years private practice of law

Family: Married 42 years 2 children 5 grandchildren

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(1) List your judicial experience (courts and years)
County Court Judge (1989 to 2014) Probate Juvenile Court Judge (2015 to present)

(2) What about your non-judicial legal experience qualifies you to be a judge?
I have been engaged in the practice of law since 1981 and bring 32 years of judicial experience to the bench.

(3) Why are you running for this particular court seat?
To continue my existing programs and develop new ones.