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October 6, 2021
CONTACT: Joseph S. Van de Bogart, Chair; [email protected]
Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE: 954-567-6032

On behalf of the Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission, please be advised that the Commission will interview the following applicants for the vacancy created as a result from the resignation of Circuit Court Judge Tarlika Nunez-Navarro.

Applicant Name Time

Gerard Williams 9:00
Yves Pierre Laventure 9:12
Tabitha Blackmon 9:24
Natasha DePrimo 9:36
Lisa Glick 9:48

BREAK 10:00-10:15 am

Allana Woods 10:15
Haccord James Curry 10:27
Elijah Levitt 10:39
Jessica Marra 10:51
Kristin Kanner 11:03

BREAK 11:13-11:23 am

Tamar Hamilton 11:23
Claudette Vanni 11:35
Catalina Avalos 11:47

The interviews are open to the public and will take place on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, commencing at 9 am at:

The Broward County Bar Association
1051 SE 3rd Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

Applicants that request to be interviewed remotely shall email [email protected] on or before 12 pm on Oct. 12, 2021.


Joseph S. Van de Bogart (Chair)
Van de Bogart Law, P.A.
2850 North Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Phone: 954-567-6032
[email protected]

Thomas D. Oates (Vice Chair)
Law Offices of Oates & Oates, P.A.
1701 East Atlantic Boulevard
Suite 4
Pompano Beach, FL 33060-6767
Phone: 954-942-6500
[email protected]

William G. McCormick
McCormick Law Firm, PLLC
401 East Las Olas Boulevard Suite 1400
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-761-8111
[email protected]

Vivian H. Fazio
Law Offices of Vivian H. Fazio, P.A.
633 South Andrews Avenue
Suite 201
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-2840
Phone: 954-998-3529
[email protected]

Valerie Barnhart
Barnhart Law Firm, P.A.
12555 Orange Drive Fl 2
Davie, FL 33330-4340
Phone: 954-526-1814
[email protected]

Alice K. Sum
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
801 Brickell Avenue
Suite 1950
Miami, FL 33131-4901
Phone: 305-982-6300
[email protected]

Kenneth J. Joyce
Lewis Brisbois
110 SE 6th Street Suite 2600
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-5059
Phone: 954-728-1280
[email protected]

Levi G. Williams, Jr.
Law Offices of Levi Williams, P.A.
12 SE 7th Street
Suite 710
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301-3474
Phone: 954-463-1626
[email protected]

Camille Coolidge
Shotwell Coolidge Law Group, P.A.
110 S.E. 6th Street
Suite 1700
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301
Phone: 954-761-7781
[email protected]


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