Judge Profile

Alfred B. Bell

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Westmoreland County Court of Common Pleas, Elected, 2000 to 2010

Other Professional Experience:

  • Attorney, Private Practice, 1973 to 1985
  • Assistant Public Defender, 1972 to 1982
  • United States Army Reserves, 1969 to 1975
  • 1st District Attorney, Westmoreland County, 1985-2000

Education:

  • JD, Duquesne University School of Law, 1973
  • California University of PA, 1969

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • PA Conference of Trial Judges
  • PA and Westmoreland County Bar Associations

Rules/Procedures:

  • Describe motions practice in your court. Are there any local practices that attorneys should be aware of? Judge Bell hears motions on Mondays and Tuesdays from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.