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Hoeveler Judicial Professionalism Award Winners

The purpose of this award is to recognize an active judge who best exemplifies strength of character, service and competence as a jurist, lawyer, and public servant. Nominees should be judges who have communicated their dedication to the ideals of justice and demonstrated diligence in inspiring others to the mission of professionalism.

Past Winners

2023 Hon. Gordon C. Murray, 11th Circuit’s County Court Civil Division, Miami-Dade County
2022 Hon. Lauren L. Brodie, Circuit Court Judge, 12th Judicial Circuit of Florida
2021 Hon. Jonathan Sjostrom, Chief Judge, Second Judicial Circuit
2020 Hon. Marcia Morales Howard, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
2019 Hon. Andrea R. Wolfson, Circuit Court Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit
2018 Hon. Paul C. Huck, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
2017 Hon. Robert Paul LeBlanc, Circuit Court Judge, Ninth Judicial Circuit
2016 Hon. Sheri Polster Chappell, Judge, United States Middle District of Florida
2015 Hon. Anne C. Conway, Chief U.S. District Court Judge, Middle District of Florida
2014 Hon. Claudia R. Isom, Circuit Court Judge, 13th Judicial Circuit
2013 Hon. Susan Harrell Black, U.S. Judge, 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
2013 Hon. Robert K. Rouse, Jr., Circuit Court Judge, Seventh Judicial Circuit
2012 Hon. Belvin Perry, Jr., Chief Judge, Ninth Judicial Circuit
2011 Hon. David A. Baker, U.S. Magistrate Judge, Middle District of Florida
2010 Hon. Peter T. Fay, Senior U.S. Circuit Judge, 11th Circuit
2009 Hon. John M. Scheb, Retired U.S. Judge, Second District Court of Appeals
2008 Hon. Raoul G. Cantero, III, Justice, Florida Supreme Court
2008 Hon. R. Fred Lewis, Chief Justice, Florida Supreme Court
2007 Hon. Robert N. Scola, Jr., Circuit Court Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit
2006 Hon. Ralph Artigliere, Circuit Court Judge, 10th Judicial Circuit
2005 Hon. Durand Adams, Circuit Court Judge, 12th Judicial Circuit
2004 Hon. Barbara J. Pariente, Justice, Florida Supreme Court
2003 Hon. William Terrell Hodges, Sr., U.S. Federal Court Judge, Middle District of Florida
2002 Hon. Major B. Harding, Justice, Florida Supreme Court
2001 Hon. William M. Hoeveler, Sr., U.S. Federal Court Judge, Southern District of Florida

All questions regarding the judicial award should be directed to the Center for Professionalism by email or by phone, 850-561-5747.