February 15, 2021 is a County holiday but the Court will be open. However, the County buildings will be closed so court events will not be scheduled on that day.
Chief Judge Marx has announced the new assignment of judges, effective January 2021. Please see the attached Administrative Order.
Administrative Order 5.104 Appointing Magistrates ammended January 13, 2021.
NOTICE: Face Mask or Facial Covering Required for Entry into Courthouses
In compliance with Administrative Order 12.510-12/2020.18, all persons entering any of the courthouses in Palm Beach County shall wear a mask or facial covering.
The Circuit congratulates Judge Jaimie Goodman on his re-election to the Circuit Bench. Judge Goodman, who took the bench in 2015, has presided in Circuit Civil Division AD since 2018.
Chief Judge Marx has announced that the Circuit will hold a limited number of jury trials in October and November. The Clerk of Court will summons citizens of Palm Beach County for jury service over the next couple of weeks.
The Court is accepting written Conditional Pleas of No Contest and Waiver of Appearance in traffic cases.
Chief Justice Canady has proclaimed the week of October 11 through 17, 2020, Mediation Week. Please join us in celebrating the success of our Alternative Dispute Resolution staff mediators, volunteer mediators, and contractual mediators.
ALL PERSONS ENTERING A COURTHOUSE MUST WEAR A MASK
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. More info
Congratulations to the Hon. Jeffrey Dana Gillen who retained his seat in the recent election. Judge Gillen has served as a Circuit Judge since January 2013.