About Civil Jury Instructions
The website contains standard jury instructions prepared by the Florida Supreme Court Standard Jury Instructions Committee (Civil) and approved for publication by the Florida Supreme Court.
Using the Instructions
For information on how to use standard jury instructions, including when they are useful and when they are required, please refer to the How to Use The Standard Jury Instructions page and Florida Rule of Civil Procedure 1.470(b).
The Committee encourages trial judges and trial counsel to suggest revisions to the standard instructions by contacting us via email.
Viewing the Instructions
Links to each individual Standard Jury Instruction for Civil Cases are provided in Rich Text Format. These documents are best viewed in a word processing application (Word or Pages, etc.), not using a viewer.