The Fifth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission is now accepting applications to fill a newly created seat on the court.
Applicants must be members of The Florida Bar for the preceding 10 years, registered voters, and reside in the territorial jurisdiction of the court at the time he or she assumes office.
Applications may be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s website (use the revised judicial application to be used after August 1) at www.floridabar.org.
An original and 10 printed copies of the application, along with one electronic copy (either as a PDF or in Microsoft Word) and one electronic copy of the application with personal information redacted in a format suitable for submission in response to a public records request must be delivered to the Fifth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission, c/o Michael Marder, 201 E. Pine Street, Suite 500, Orlando 32801. (Email the electronice copies to email@example.com) no later than 5 p.m., September 5. A recent photograph should be attached to the original and each copy of the application.