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13TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

February 26th, 2021

As a result of the upcoming retirement of the Honorable Judge Artemeus E. McNeil, there will be a vacancy on the County Court in the Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, and Gov. Ron DeSantis has convened the Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to select and submit the names of highly qualified candidates to fill the vacancy. Judicial…

19TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES NOMINEES FOR CIRCUIT VACANCY

February 16th, 2021

As the result of the resignation of Nineteenth Circuit Judge James W. McCann, the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission conducted interviews on Feb. 15, 2021 and hereby gives notices it has nominated to Gov. Ron DeSantis the following applicants for the vacancy: Jeffrey P. Battista Jason J. Bruin Alexzander D. Gonano Leatha Dawn Mullins…

19TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES INTERVIEW SCHEDULE FOR JUDICIAL VACANCY

February 11th, 2021

As the result of the resignation of Nineteenth Circuit Judge James W. McCann, the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission hereby gives notice of the following applicants for nomination for appointment to Judge Morgan’s seat and the times of their interviews to be held by ZOOM as listed below. All interested in attending, please note…

9TH CIRCUIT JNC NOTICE OF COURT VACANCY

February 5th, 2021

Gov. Ron DeSantis asked the Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to provide him with names of highly qualified nominees for one county judge vacancy on the Orange County Court bench created by the elevation of Judge Gisela Laurent. The Commission requires interested candidates to submit a complete application for consideration. Applicants must have been a…

5th DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL JNC ANNOUNCES NOMINATIONS

February 3rd, 2021

The Fifth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission nominates the following six candidates to fill the vacancy in the Fifth District Court of Appeal created by the retirement of Judge Richard B. Orfinger: Hon. C. Joseph Boatwright Hon. Melanie Chase Hon. Howard O. McGillin, Jr. Therese Ann Savona Hon. Keith F. White Carrie Ann Wozniak…

1ST CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES CIRCUIT COURT VACANCIES

February 2nd, 2021

Gov. DeSantis has announced two vacancies on the First Judicial Circuit, Circuit Court, created by the retirement of Judge Ross Goodman and the resignation of Judge Jeffrey Burns. Accordingly, the Judicial Nominating Commission of the First Judicial Circuit is now accepting applications for these two vacancies. Applicants must fulfill the Constitutional qualifications before assuming the…

5TH DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL JNC ANNOUNCES FINAL INTERVIEW SCHEDULE FOR JUDICIAL VACANCY

January 29th, 2021

Interviews for the vacancy on the Fifth District Court of Appeal are scheduled for Monday, February 1, and Tuesday, February 2, 2021.  These interviews will take place via Zoom. The vetting Commissioner who will begin the questioning is to the right. Applicant Interview Schedule – Monday, Feb. 1, 2021 9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Honorable Tesha…

19TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES DATES FOR PUBLIC INTERVIEWS

January 20th, 2021

As the result of the resignation of Nineteenth Circuit Court Judge James W. McCann, the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission gives notice it is accepting applications for a vacancy on the Circuit Court for the Nineteenth Circuit of Florida and will be scheduling interviews of applicants. All interested in applying, please note the following….

19TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES CIRCUIT COURT VACANCY

January 15th, 2021

As the result of the resignation of 19th Circuit Court Judge James W. McCann, the 19th Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission gives notice it is accepting applications for a vacancy on the Circuit Court for the 19th Circuit of Florida. Applicants should note the following. Applications for this 19th Circuit Court vacancy must be received…

FIFTH DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL JNC ANNOUNCES DISTRICT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

January 5th, 2021

As a result of the retirement of the Hon. Judge  Richard  B. Orfinger,  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. Judicial applications for this vacancy must be received before 5 p.m. on Jan….