Welcome to the Official Campaign Committee Website for James F. Berardinelli, Candidate for the Court of Common Pleas and Municipal Court of Philadelphia.  James is a former co-chair of the Criminal Justice Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association, a volunteer for Race for the Cure - Philadelphia, Friends of the Wissahickon, and Wissahickon Restoration Volunteers, and the managing attorney of James F. Berardinelli, LLC. 

He began his legal career as a law clerk for Justice Frank J. Montemuro of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and then served seventeen years in the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office as a homicide and special victims prosecutor. In 2012, he founded James F. Berardinelli, LLC, where he specializes in defending homicide and major felony cases, at both the trial and appellate levels, in addition to handling civil matters.

​ James’ extensive and diverse experience, as well as his keen legal intelligence and fair-mindedness, will make him a valuable addition to the Philadelphia courts.  Please click on the links below to help James begin serving the citizens of Philadelphia. 


                                                                   - Andrew Baer, Chairman

                                                                     Committee to Elect James Berardinelli




Abraham Lincoln

"The best way to predict the future is to create it."

James F. Berardinelli

Honesty.  integrity.  experience.


Candidate James F. Berardinelli