Last Updated on November 19, 2015 by cassnetwork

Photo courtesy co.cass.in.us
Photo courtesy co.cass.in.us

Superior Court I Judge Thomas Perrone has announced that he will not be a candidate in the 2016 election for a fourth term as Judge.

“When my current term ends in 2016, I will have served 18 years as Judge of  Superior Court I.  I am grateful to have had that opportunity.  At the end of my term I will seek status as a Senior Judge and will stay involved in that capacity.”
Judge Perrone, 66, was first elected to the bench in 1998.  He was reelected in 2004 and 2010.
During his time in office he has served as President of the Cass/Pulaski Community Corrections Advisory Board, as a member of the Court Alcohol and Drug Program Advisory Committee of the Judicial Conference of Indiana, and as Chair of Wabash Valley Volunteer Attorneys, responsible for pro bono legal services in an eight county area.
Judge Perrone and his wife, Peggy, have three children and two grandchildren.  He is a graduate of Logansport High School, Purdue University, and the University of Baltimore School of Law.  He is also a Certified Public Accountant.
Prior to his election to the bench, he practiced law in Chicago, served as Director of Administration for the Mississippi Governor’s Office from 1988 to 1992, and practiced law in Logansport from 1992 to 1998.
SOURCE: News release from Superior Court I Judge Thomas Perrone