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Third DCA JNC accepting judicial applications

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The Third District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission is now accepting applications to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Gerald B. Cope, Jr., effective October 31.

Applicants must have been members of The Florida Bar for the preceding 10 years, registered voters, and must reside in the territorial jurisdiction of the court at the time of assuming office.

Applications can be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s website,

An original and nine copies of the application and all attachments must be delivered to Marcos Daniel Jiménez, JNC Chair, 1441 Brickell Ave, Suite 1420, Miami 33131 no later than noon, September 3. In addition to the original and hard copies, applicants must submit one more copy of the application and all attachments in paper, CD, or electronically in PDF format to include all redactions which address public records exemptions under Chapter 119, F.S. Submission of a photograph is encouraged.

If you have any questions, call Jiménez at (305) 377-1666.

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