Rashid Santiago for Judge (Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas)
Judge Rashid Santiago's education, experience, and knowledge of the law have prepared him to be the next Judge of the Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas. As a Magisterial District Judge (MDJ) elected for his second term, he has presided over thousands of cases. Santiago's judicial temperament is demonstrated on a daily basis. In addition, he has experience managing a courtroom and rendering judicial rulings.
In his current position, Judge Santiago presides over preliminary hearings in misdemeanor and felony cases and bench trials in summary cases. In addition, he approves the issuance of search warrants, arrest warrants, and emergency PFA orders. He also conducts preliminary arraignments whereby bail is set in criminal matters. Santiago also presides over Civil and Landlord-Tenant matters.
Judge Rashid Santiago is eager to continue to serve the judiciary and the people of Lehigh County.
Exercise your right to vote on May 18th in the Municipal General Election.
Lehigh County Court of Common Pleas