Judge Profile

Rea B. Boylan

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Bucks County Court of Common Pleas, Elected, 1999 to 2019

Other Professional Experience:

  • Bucks County Controller, 1996 to 1999
  • Partner, Boylan & Serpico, 1994 to 1999
  • Assistant Public Defender, 1982 to 1983
  • Assistant District Attorney; Deputy DA; Chief of Child Abuse Unit, 1983-1986
  • Adjunct Professor- Trial Advocacy
  • Partner 1992-1994, Associate 1986-1992, Curtin & Heefner
  • Solo Practitioner, 1999

Education:

  • JD, Dickenson School of Law, 1982
  • BA, Dickinson College, 1974

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Pennsylvania Conference of County Bar Leaders - President, Executive Committee
  • Racial Bias Implementation Committee
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association - Past Delegate, House of Delegates
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Civil Procedural Rules Committee - Past Chair
  • Bucks County Bar Association - Past President
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy - Masters, National and Regional Instructor
  • Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers' Association - Past Board Member, Board of Governors
  • PA Bar Association Council on Judicial Independence - Member
  • American Bar Association Foundation - Fellow
  • Dickinson School of Law Trial Advocacy - Seminar Instructor
  • JCJC