Court Updates Concerning Coronavirus

The Courthouses are Open

The Judges of the 15th Circuit remain available in all divisions to have your non-essential matters heard remotely Monday-Friday. Please see the judicial instructions for information on setting hearings.

Persons interested in attending a remote hearing must contact the Circuit's Public Information Officer at: 561-355-4495. See Administrative Order 12.510 for more details.

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HOW to ZOOM: instructions for attorneys and litigants regarding remote hearings

Chief Judge Jury Video

Information for jurors on court procedures to insure your safety.

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Governor Ron DeSantis Makes Two Judicial Appointments

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Laura Laurie to the Fifteenth Circuit Court and John Parnofiello to the Palm Beach County Court.

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Congratulations to Judge Gillman

Hon. Paige Gillman Elevated to the Circuit bench

Congratulations to the Hon. Paige Gillman. Judge Gillman, who was first appointed as a County Judge in 2018 was elevated to Circuit Judge last evening by Governor DeSantis.

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Hiring Civil Traffic Hearing Officers and an Administrative Civil Traffic Hearing Officer

The Circuit is hiring attorneys to preside over civil traffic hearing cases on an as-needed basis as independent contractors.
The Circuit is also hiring an Administrative Civil Traffic Hearing Officer to assist the Administrative Judge with the program.     See job postings

Hon. Edward Artau Elevated to the 4th Dist. Court of Appeal

Governor DeSantis has appointed the Hon. Edward Artau to serve as a Judge on the Fourth District Court of Appeal.

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