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7TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL APPLICANTS

October 20th, 2021

Ten applications were received for the judicial vacancy of the Circuit Court of the Seventh Judicial Circuit. These applicants are scheduled to be interviewed on October 29, 2021 at the Volusia County Courthouse Annex, Courtroom 10, 125 East Orange Avenue, Daytona Beach, Florida. The interviews will begin at 1:00 P.M. and are in person; however,…

11TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES INTERVIEWS

October 19th, 2021

The following individuals will be interviewed by the Eleventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to fill the vacancies in the Miami-Dade County Court as indicated below. The vacancies to be filled result from the elevation of County Court Judge Diana Vizcaino to Miami-Dade Circuit Court. INTERVIEW DATE:    October 26, 2021 LOCATION: Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC…

4TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES INTERVIEW SCHEDULE FOR DUVAL COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

October 15th, 2021

 As a result of the appointment of the Hon. London Kite to the Fourth Judicial Circuit Bench, there now exists a vacancy on the Duval County Bench. Gov. Ron DeSantis has asked the Fourth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission to provide him with nominees for this vacancy. The Commission received ten applications and will interview the…

FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT NOMINATING COMMISSION NOTICE OF APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENSION FOR COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

October 15th, 2021

The Judicial Nominating Commission of the First Judicial Circuit has extended the deadline to submit applications for the vacancy on the First Judicial Circuit, Okaloosa County Court created by the retirement of Judge Patricia S. Grinsted. The Commission is now accepting applications for this vacancy until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 22, 2021. Applications submitted…

SEVENTEENTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES APPLICANTS FOR CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

October 14th, 2021

The Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission has nominated the following individuals for appointment to the Broward Circuit Court for the vacancy resulting from the resignation of Circuit Court Judge Tarlika Nunez-Navarro. Catalina Avalos Natasha DePrimo Kristin Kanner Yves Pierre Laventure Jessica Marra Claudette Vanni The Commission thanks the members of the Bench, the Bar, and…

15TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCY AND ACCEPTANCE OF APPLICATIONS

October 8th, 2021

The Fifteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (“JNC”) announces one vacancy for a County Court Judge position created by the elevation of Judge Bradley Harper.  The JNC has been asked to provide Gov. Ron DeSantis with nominees for the vacancy by Nov. 20, 2021. Applicants must be able to fulfill the Constitutional qualifications for county court…

17TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES INTERVIEW SCHEDULE

October 6th, 2021

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…

9TH CIRCUIT JNC MEETING ANNOUNCEMENT

October 6th, 2021

The Ninth Judicial Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission will hold a telephonic meeting on Oct. 12, 2021 at 4 p.m. to discuss vetting assignments of the applicants to the Circuit Court vacancy created by the resignation of the Hon. Donald A. Myers, Jr. Members of the public wishing to attend the meeting may do so by…

17TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES APPLICANTS FOR CIRCUIT COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY

October 5th, 2021

The Seventeenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission hereby gives notice of receipt of the following applications for the judicial vacancy on the Broward Circuit Court: Gerard Williams Yves Pierre Laventure Tabitha Blackmon Natasha DePrimo Lisa Glick Allana Robinson Woods Haccord James Curry, Jr. Elijah Levitt Jessica Marra Kristin Kanner Tamar Hamilton Maria M Schneider Claudette Vanni…

5TH CIRCUIT JNC ANNOUNCES JUDICIAL VACANCIES

October 4th, 2021

The Fifth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces two vacancies in the Fifth Judicial Circuit due to the retirement of Judge S. Sue Robbins and the retirement of Judge William H. Hallman, III. Applicants must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years and must be a registered voter in the…