Accepting Applications for the Position of Solicitor for the Special Court Judges Association of Pennsylvania

Dennis Joyce is retiring from his service as Solicitor and Editor of “The Journal” in June 2023. The SCJAP has begun its search for qualified candidates for this important position.

The Special Court Judges Association of Pennsylvania seeks an attorney who is duly licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and who is in good standing to advise and represent the Association as well as its various Boards and Committees.  The Solicitor will act as Editor for the Association’s official monthly publication.  Responsibilities include reviewing content, overseeing legislative and case law updates, as well as writing a monthly summary.  Attendance at quarterly meetings in Harrisburg and the Association’s annual conference is necessary.  The candidate must be familiar with the functions of the Commonwealth’s Magisterial District Court system and the duties of its judges. Please click here for complete job description.

Interested parties may send a Letter of Interest and a Resume to:


or mail to:

Honorable Daniel Baranoski 

SCJAP Solicitor Search Committee Chair

Magisterial District Court 07-1-07

142 Centre Street

Penndel, PA 19047

Applications must be received by January 30, 2023.  Interviews for selected candidates will be the afternoon of Monday, February 6th and all day on Tuesday, February 7th, 2023, in Harrisburg, PA.