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9TH CIRCUIT JNC NOTICE OF CIRCUIT JUDICIAL VACANCY – ORANGE AND OSCEOLA COUNTIES

November 26th, 2019

Gov. Ron DeSantis has asked the Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to provide him with names of highly qualified nominees for one circuit judicial vacancy on the Ninth Judicial Circuit’s bench created by the elevation of Judge Dan Traver to the Fifth District Court of Appeal. The commission requires interested candidates to submit a complete…

FLORIDA SUPREME COURT JNC ANNOUNCES EXTENSION OF APPLICATION DEADLINE

November 26th, 2019

The Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission is accepting additional applications for Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel for the First, Second, Third, Fourth, and Fifth Districts. These appointments by Gov. Ron DeSantis are to fill vacancies created by the conclusion of the four-year terms of the current Regional Counsels. A description of the duties…

FLORIDA SUPREME COURT JNC SEEKS APPLICANTS FOR FLORIDA SUPREME COURT JUSTICE VACANCIES

November 26th, 2019

The Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission is accepting applications to fill the vacancies on the Florida Supreme Court created by the resignations of Justice Barbara Lagoa and Justice Robert Luck to assume federal judicial office. Based on the Florida Supreme Court’s current composition, at least one of the justices appointed to fill these two…

FLORIDA SUPREME COURT JNC ANNOUNCES PUBLIC MEETING

November 21st, 2019

In anticipation of a formal request to convene by Gov. Ron DeSantis, the Florida Supreme Court Judicial Nominating Commission provides notice that it will meet at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 25. The call-in number for the meeting (open and public) is 877-380-5440. The Participant Code is 8502411725. Agenda: Discussion of Extension of Application Deadline…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY NOMINEES

November 12th, 2019

The Judicial Nominating Commission for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit has nominated the following individuals for appointment to the Miami-Dade County Court for the vacancies resulting from the elevation of County Court Judges William Altfield, Gina Beovides, and Laura Shearon Cruz, and the resignation of County Court Judge Samuel Joseph Slom: Karl Brown Cristina Rivera Correa…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY NOMINEES

November 12th, 2019

The Judicial Nominating Commission for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit has nominated the following individuals for appointment to the Miami-Dade Circuit Court for the vacancies resulting from the resignation of Circuit Court Judge John W. Thornton, Jr., the appointment of Circuit Court Judge Renatha S. Francis to the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Court, and the resignation of…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY

November 4th, 2019

INTERVIEW DATE:    Wednesday, Nov. 6 LOCATION:    Law Enforcement Officers Memorial High School 300 NW 2nd Ave. Miami, FL 33128 The following individuals will be interviewed by the Eleventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancies in the Miami-Dade Circuit and County Courts as indicated below. The vacancies to be filled result from the resignation…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY

October 30th, 2019

The following individuals have applied to the Eleventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission for nomination to fill the vacancy in the Miami-Dade Circuit Court resulting from the resignation of Circuit Court Judge Diane Ward1. Pamela Gordon Steven Lieberman Scott Miller Jorge Perez Joseph Perkins The Eleventh Circuit JNC will confer at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct….

10TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED

February 26th, 2019

Judicial Nominating Commissions: Deadline extended for the 10th Circuit for one lawyer vacancy. The Florida Bar must nominate three lawyers for each Judicial Nominating Commission to the Governor for his appointment. The appointee will serve a four-year term, commencing July 1, 2019. Applicants must be members of The Florida Bar engaged in the practice of…