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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Chief Judge Jury Video

Information for jurors on court procedures to insure your safety.

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Announcements

2020-2021 Dependency Court Appointed Attorney Registry

The deadline for filing applications to be on the 2020-2021 Dependency Court Appointed Attorney Registry has been extended and will remain open until further notice.

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COVID-19

Corona Virus Information

The Circuit is actively monitoring the latest information on the coronavirus. Following the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendations, persons who are exhibiting flu like symptoms should self-quarantine. The recommendations state that the self-quarantine period should extend 14 days from the start of the symptoms. More info

Elderly and young hands

Eldercare

Eldercaring Coordination is a compassionate, court-alternative process that helps families reduce conflict while enhancing safety, autonomy and quality of life of aging loved ones.

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County Court Jurisdiction Changes

On January 1, 2020, changes in Florida state law and the Florida Rules of Procedure will go into effect, changing where a variety of court actions are heard.

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