Grace Deon for Bucks County Judge

experience & integrity

Professional Memberships and Admissions

Grace values the integrity of her profession. That’s why she donates her time and talents to local, county and state legal organizations, serving in leadership roles for the Pennsylvania Bar Association and Bucks County Bar Association as well as an Arbitrator for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS 

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania (appointed position)

    • Arbitrator, 2003 – present

  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

    • Member, 1992 – present

    • Member, Legal Services for Exceptional Children’s Committee, 2008 – present

    • Chair, Legal Services for Exceptional Children Committee, 2011 – 2015

  • Bucks County Bar Association

    • Member, 1993 – present

    • Member, Bench Bar Conference committee, 1999 – present

    • Chair, Bench Bar Relations committee, 2007 – 2008

    • Member, Budget and Bar Property, 2003 – 2004

    • Member, Civil Litigation section, 2002 – present

    • Member, Fee Disputes committee, 2006 – 2007 

    • Member, Federal Court section, 2002 – present

    • Member, Membership Services committee, 2010 and 2015 – 2017

    • Chair, MCLE committee, 2003 – 2004 and 2004 – 2005 and 2007 – 2008

    • Member, Pro Bono committee, 2008 – 2010

    • Women Lawyers’ division, 2004 – 2006, 2010, 2013 – present

  • Bucks County Bar Association Board of Directors

    • Member, 2003 – 2005

    • Secretary, 2013 – 2014

    • President-Elect, 2015

    • President, 2016

    • Past Present, 2017 – present

  • American Inns of Court – Bucks County chapter (by invitation only)

    • Associate Member, February, 2001 – present

  • Bucks County Legal Aid, Protection from Abuse Program

    • Pro Bono Counsel, 1992 – present

BAR ADMISSIONS 

  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court, December, 1992

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1992

  • New Jersey Supreme Court, 1993

  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1993

  • United States Supreme Court, 2005

  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, 2016

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 2009

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 2009

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