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11TH CIRCUIT JNC CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

September 17th, 2019

The Eleventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for four county court vacancies in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit created by the elevation of Judges William Altfield, Gina Beovides and Laura Shearon Cruz, and the resignation of Judge Samuel Joseph Slom.1  The commission requests that interested candidates submit…

6TH CIRCUIT JNC NOTICE OF MEETING

September 17th, 2019

Notice is hereby given that the following individuals will be interviewed by the Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission for the nomination to fill the circuit court vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Donald Horrox. Applicants are asked to arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time of their interview. Location:       Macfarlane, Ferguson & McMullen,…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

September 11th, 2019

The Eleventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancies in the Eleventh Judicial Circuit created by the elevation of Judges William Altfield, Gina Beovides and Laura Shearon Cruz. The commission requests that interested candidates submit an application for consideration. Applicants must meet the qualifications for…

1ST DCA JNC ANNOUNCES LIST OF NOMINEES FOR DISTRICT COURT VACANCIES

September 3rd, 2019

The First District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission conducted applicant interviews during its noticed public meeting on Aug. 29 and 30, to fill the vacancies on the First DCA created by the resignations of Judges Allen C. Winsor and T. Kent Wetherell, II. The following individuals, listed alphabetically, have been recommended to Gov. Ron…

12TH JNC CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY FROM PASSAGE OF HB 5011

September 3rd, 2019

On Aug. 29, the 12th Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission interviewed eight applicants for the 12th Judicial Circuit Court seat created by the passing of House Bill 5011. After thorough interviews, consideration and deliberation, the 12th Circuit JNC announces that the following three applicants’ names have been submitted to Gov. Ron DeSantis for consideration for…

5TH DCA JNC NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS

August 27th, 2019

As of the Monday, Aug. 26 deadline, the following individuals submitted applications to the Fifth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancy resulting from the confirmation of Judge Wendy Berger to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Name                                       Current Position 1.   Hon. C. Joseph Boatwright    County…

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO SEPT. 4 – APPLICATIONS FOR VACANCIES ON THE FOLLOWING JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSIONS

August 22nd, 2019

2nd DCA, 5th DCA, 5th Circuit, 7th Circuit, 9th Circuit, 15th Circuit, 16th Circuit and 18th Circuit The Florida Bar is accepting applications for lawyer vacancies on each of the 2nd DCA, 5th DCA, 5th, 7th, 9th, 15th, 16th and 18th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commissions. On July 1, The Florida Bar received notification from the…

6TH CIRCUIT JNC – PINELLAS COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

August 20th, 2019

The Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a judicial vacancy in the Pinellas County Court due to the retirement of the Hon. Donald Horrox. His retirement is effective Dec. 31. The Sixth Circuit JNC seeks applications for nominations from all persons who meet the eligibility requirements set forth in the Florida Constitution. Applicants must be…

7TH CIRCUIT JNC SCHEDULE OF INTERVIEWS – COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

August 13th, 2019

Interviews have been scheduled for a vacancy created by the 2019 Legislature for a new judicial position in Flagler County, Seventh Judicial Circuit. Applicants are scheduled to be interviewed at Flagler County Courthouse Jury Assembly Room, 1769 E. Moody Blvd., in Bunnell, on Wednesday, Aug. 28. Interview Schedule Alvarez, Alexander    8:45 a.m. Atack, Craig            …

5TH DCA JNC DISTRICT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY – DATES OF INTERVIEWS

August 8th, 2019

As a result of the confirmation of Judge Wendy Berger to the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, there is a vacancy in the Fifth District Court of Appeal and the Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancy. Interviews for this vacancy will…