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St. Johns County has a judicial opening


The Seventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a vacancy in the St. Johns County Court created by Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Applicants must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, a registered voter and must be a resident of the territorial jurisdiction of the court at the time he or she assumes office.

Applications can be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s Website and you must utilize the new application form.


All persons interested in applying must deliver the following:

  1. An original completed paper version of the application and attachments to: Andrew Morgan, Chair Seventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission 1030 North Ponce de Leon Boulevard

St. Augustine, FL 32084

  1. A PDF version of the aforementioned completed application and attachments, including the executed FDLE form; with a color photograph either in .jpg or .gif format; and
  1. A redacted PDF version of the application excluding all exempt information under Chapter 119, F.S. and other applicable public records

The PDF files should be submitted on a flash drive and should be named so that the applicant’s name and “redacted” or “original” is readily apparent in the name of the attachment.

NOTE TO APPLICANTS: All questions in the application must be answered fully and completely. Applications should include current and accurate contact information for judges, co- counsel, opposing counsel, and references because those individuals will likely be contacted.

The deadline for submission of the application is August 2, 2021, at 5:00PM. Incomplete or non-functioning electronic copies of the applications and applications received after the deadline may not be considered.

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