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13TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES NOMINATIONS FOR CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 12, 2019
CONTACT: Gilbert M. Singer, Chair; [email protected]
13th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE: 813-288-1881

The following nominations have been forwarded to Gov. Ron DeSantis to fill the position of Circuit Court Judge for the seat vacated by the appointment of the Hon. Laurel Lee to the office of Florida Secretary of State:

Jessica Goodwin Costello

Brigid Anne Merenda

James S. Moody, III

Thomas N. Palermo

John A. Schifino

Hon. Jared E. Smith

These nominations are the result of the Commission’s deliberations on March 11, 2019, following interviews with 24 applicants. The Commission thanks all of those who participated in the nomination process.  Input from the community by way of reference, recommendations, or general information about the applicants is vital to the process and is appreciated by the Commission.

For further information, please contact Gilbert M. Singer, Chair, 13th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission at 813-288-1881 or [email protected]

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