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10TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION RECEIVES APPLICATIONS FOR CIRCUIT COURT JUDGE POSITION

February 25th, 2019

The following is a list of the applicants for the position of Circuit Court Judge to fill the vacancy created by the appointment of Judge Andrea Teves Smith to the 2nd DCA. Names of the applicants are listed in alphabetical order.   1)       Heather Beato Assistant State Attorney Sebring, Florida   2)       Norda N. Swaby…

3RD DCA JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY INTERVIEWS

February 22nd, 2019

The 3rd District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled interviews for nominations to fill the vacancies in the 3rd District Court of Appeal resulting from the elevations of the Hon. Barbara Lagoa and the Hon. Robert J. Luck to the Florida Supreme Court.   Date and time: Wednesday-Friday, March 6-8, 2019 Location: DLA…

3RD DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL JNC TO INTERVIEW 26 JUDICIAL CANDIDATES

February 20th, 2019

The 3rd District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission has received applications from and will interview the following individuals in connection with the vacancies in the 3rd District Court of Appeal resulting from the elevations of Justice Barbara Lagoa and Justice Robert J. Luck to the Supreme Court: Hon. Mark Blumstein Hon. Alex Bokor Hon….

10TH CIRCUIT JNC SEEKING APPLICATIONS FOR CIRCUIT COURT VACANCY

January 18th, 2019

The 10th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces one new circuit court vacancy in the 10th Judicial Circuit, due to the appointment of Judge Andrea Teves Smith to the 2nd District Court of Appeal. Applicants for this circuit court judgeship must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, must be…

3RD DCA JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

January 18th, 2019

The 3rd District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancies in the 3rd District Court of Appeal resulting from the elevations of Justice Barbara Lagoa and Justice Robert J. Luck to the Florida Supreme Court. The Commission will hold an organizational meeting by…

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APPLY FOR VACANCIES ON JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSIONS

January 17th, 2019

UPDATE: On Jan. 23, the deadline was extended for all 26 JNCs: Updated news release here     The deadline has been extended to receive applications for one lawyer vacancy on each of the Judicial Nominating Commissions for the 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 10th, 14th and 16th circuits. The Florida Bar must nominate three lawyers for…

TENTH CIRCUIT JNC SEEKS APPLICATIONS FOR COUNTY COURT VACANCY

September 12th, 2018

The Tenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces one new vacancy in the County Court in Polk County due to the retirement of Judge Robert L. Williams, Jr. Applicants for this county judgeship must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, must be registered to vote in the state of…