ENDORSED! Plain Dealer/Cleveland.com

…Trapp’s insights and experiences, her earlier appeals court service, and her leadership within the legal profession make her the preferred candidate. Voters should elect Mary Jane Trapp to the 11th Ohio District Court of Appeals on the Nov. 6 ballot.” -Read More-
Plain Dealer | 9/16/18

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Bar poll shows backing in races

A poll of Trumbull County attorneys shows the majority of lawyers in the county would like to see Samuel Bluedorn, Darya Klammer and Mary Jane Trapp elected in the judge races for which they are running in November…
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Warren Tribune Chronicle | 8/22/18

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ENDORSED! Trumbull County Bar Association

PREFERRED CANDIDATE: Mary Jane Trapp, 11th District Court of Appeals for term 2/10/19 to 2/9/25  -Read More-
Trumbull County Bar Association Press Release | 8/21/18

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Democratic Judicial Candidates Say Experience Matters

…“From the local mayor’s court to the Ohio Supreme Court, the judiciary is the least understood branch of government,“ said Trapp, a former two-term 11th District appellate judge who wants to return to the bench after a hiatus of working in private practice.

Trapp said the lack of knowledge about the courts is unfortunate because the judges the public elect make important decisions that could directly affect their lives.

“I’m running for the bench again because, while doing pro-bono work for Catholic Charities, I met a woman …

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101.5 WINT Integrity Radio (Lake County) Features Mary Jane Trapp

Listen as Mary Jane Trapp speaks to WINT listeners on Mediation  | 7/20/18

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Lake County Bar Association releases poll results on which candidates are qualified to be judges

…Mary Jane Trapp, Democratic candidate for the 11th District Court of Appeals term commencing Feb. 10, received 142 total votes, of which 137 were affirmative votes. She received a 96 percent favorable vote… -Read More-
News-Herald | 4/3/18

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Trapp announces run for 11th District Appeals Court

A former 11th District Court of Appeals judge is seeking a second seven-year term on her former court with the upcoming retirement of one of her former colleagues. Mary Jane Trapp — who served from 2007 to 2013 on the court that hears appeals from Portage, Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake and Trumbull county courts — has announced she will be a candidate in the May 8 primary election. The court is based in Warren in Trumbull County… -Read More-
Record Courier | 1/3/18

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Trapp announces candidacy for judge of the 11th District Court of Appeals

Democrat Mary Jane Trapp has announced that she will be a candidate in the May 8 primary for judge of the 11th District Court of Appeals. She is running for the open seat to be vacated by the retirement of Judge Diane Grendell. Trapp, of Russell Township, Geauga County, has been a lawyer for 36 years and previously served the 11th District as judge from 2007 to 2013. The court reviews decisions from municipal and common pleas courts in Ashtabula, Geauga, Lake, Portage and Trumbull …

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