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17TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCE VACANCIES – *AMENDED TO INCLUDE BOTH CIRCUIT AND COUNTY COURT SEATS*

January 25th, 2022

The Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancies in both the Broward Circuit and County Court created by the resignation of Circuit Court Judge Mily Rodriguez Powell and the elevation of County Court Judge Natasha DePrimo. The Commission requests that interested candidates submit an…

17TH CIRCUIT JNC CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

January 24th, 2022

The Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancy in the Broward Circuit Court created by the resignation of Circuit Court Judge Mily Rodriguez Powell. The Commission requests that interested candidates submit an application for consideration. Applicants must meet the qualifications for a circuit court…

15TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION – NOTICE OF JUDICIAL VACANCY AND ACCEPTANCE OF APPLICATIONS

January 24th, 2022

The Fifteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (JNC) announces one vacancy for a Circuit Court Judge position created by the retirement of Judge Joseph Marx. The JNC has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancy by February 19, 2022. Qualifications of Applicants Applicants must be able to fulfill the Constitutional qualifications…

FIRST CIRCUIT JNC NOTICE OF CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

January 18th, 2022

Gov. Ron DeSantis has announced a vacancy on the First Judicial Circuit, Circuit Court due to the resignation of Judge Thomas V. Dannheisser. Accordingly, the Judicial Nominating Commission of the First Judicial Circuit is now accepting applications for this vacancy. Applicants must fulfill the Constitutional qualifications before assuming the office of Circuit Court Judge, which…

8TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY

January 18th, 2022

The Eighth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a County Court vacancy due to the retirement of Judge Joseph M. Williams. Applicants must meet the qualifications for a county court judge as set forth in the Florida Constitution and Florida statutes.  All persons interested in applying must submit two copies of a complete application in .PDF…

4TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY AND INTERVIEW DATE

January 14th, 2022

As a result of the retirement of the Hon. Daniel F. Wilensky, there is a vacancy on the Circuit Court Bench. Gov. Ron DeSantis has asked the Fourth Judicial Circuit Nominating Commission to provide him with highly qualified nominees for this vacancy. Complete unredacted and redacted applications (see below for more information) for this vacancy…

6TH CIRCUIT JNC RECOMMENDATIONS FOR JUDICIAL VACANCY

December 2nd, 2021

The Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has sent the following six names to Gov. Ron DeSantis for his consideration in filling the Sixth Circuit Court vacancy created by the retirement of the Hon. Linda Allan. Jeffrey Albinson Aaron Hubbard Nicole Pearlman Lindsey French Philip Piazza Brian Gnage A list of the Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating…

15TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUCES CERTIFICATION OF JUDICIAL NOMINEES

November 18th, 2021

The Fifteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (“JNC”) takes pleasure in certifying the following nominees to fill the vacancy for a County Court Judge position created by the elevation of Judge Bradley Harper: Alex Braunstein Lauren Godden Burke Ori Feistmann Silver Stephanie Tew Schnelle Tonge Lindsay Warner A list of members of the Fifteenth Circuit JNC…

6TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL INTERVIEW SCHEDULE

November 17th, 2021

Notice is hereby given that the following individuals will be interviewed by the Sixth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission for the nomination to fill the Sixth Circuit Court vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Allan. Please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your interview. Location: Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen, P.A., 625 Court Street, Clearwater, Florida…

1ST CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES NOMINEES FOR COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

November 9th, 2021

The First Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission conducted interviews on Nov. 9, 2021 and interviewed six applicants to fill the vacancy on the First Judicial Circuit, Okaloosa County Court created by the retirement of Judge Patricia S. Grinsted. The Commission is pleased to announce that the following nominees, listed in alphabetical order, have been submitted to…