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President Judge Margherita Patti Worthington 
President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas
43rd Judicial District

   Judge Worthington is the President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, 43rd judicial district in Monroe County, Pennsylvania and is the Supervising Judge of the Monroe County Investigating Grand Jury.


    Judge Worthington received her undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado and her Juris Doctor from the Villanova University School of Law. She was a partner in the firm of Muth, Zulick & Worthington and served as the first Custody Conciliator and Dependency Master for Monroe County. Judge Worthington was elected Secretary of the Pennsylvania Conference of State Trial Judges in 2008 and is currently the president-elect. She is an adjunct professor at Penn State Dickinson Law School for the trial advocacy program and was appointed in 2007 by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court to the Pennsylvania Interest on Lawyers Trust Account Board, currently holding the position of treasurer. Judge Worthington was recently appointed by Governor Tom Corbett to the Deputy Sheriffs’ Education and Training Board.


Contact Information


President Judge Margherita Patti Worthington 

Susan Bonser, Administrative Assistant to the President Judge


Court of Common Pleas

43rd Judicial District

610 Monroe Street Suite 221

Stroudsburg, PA  18360


Phone: (570) 517-3364

Fax:     (570) 517-3864


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