Circuit Judge Jessica J. Recksiedler

The Honorable: The Honorable Jessica J. Recksiedler

Circuit Judge Jessica J. Recksiedler

The Honorable:
Jessica J. Recksiedler


EDUCATION:

  • Florida State University, B.S., 1994
  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D., 1997
  • Member, Phil Alpha Delta Honor Society
  • Member of Stetson Trial Team

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

  • Admitted to Florida Bar Association, 1997
  • Admitted to U. S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, 1998
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer
  • Member of Board Certification Civil Trial Committee, July 2008 to July 2014
  • Vice Chairman of Board Certification Civil Trial Committee, July 2012 to July 2013
  • Chairman of Board Certification Civil Trial Committee, July 2013 to July 2014

> State Attorney Ninth Judicial Circuit – Orlando, Florida

  • Prosecutor

> Private Practice

  • Areas of Practice —commercial, construction, insurance defense, personal injury, and probate litigation
  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Law Member, Board Certification Civil Trial Committee (Vice Chair, as of July 2012)
JUDICIAL HISTORY:

  • Elected to Circuit Bench, November 2010
  • Circuit Judge 18th Judicial Circuit, January 2011 to present
  • Felony Criminal Bench, January 2011 to July 2014
  • Civil/Family Bench, July 2014 to present
  • Technology Judge, January 2011 to present
  • Adult Drug Court Judge, January 2012 to present
  • Civil Administrative Judge, January 2015 to present
  • Education Committee, Florida Conference of Circuit Judges January 2015 to present
  • Florida Bar Referee, December 2011
  • Associate Judge for 5th DCA, March 2012

ORGANIZATIONS, COMMITTEES AND COMMISSIONS:

  • Florida Bar Association
  • Seminole County Bar Association
  • Volie A. Williams Inns of Court
  • Seminole County Community Leaders and Elected officials
  • Brevard County Civilian Military Council, 45th Space Wing
COMMUNITY:

  • Justice Teaching Volunteer– educate elementary students on the U. S. Constitution and Bill of Rights

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:

  • Member of Stetson Trial Team
  • 1st Place, American Bar Association Regional Trial Advocacy Competition, 1997
  • 2nd Place, American Bar Association National Trial Advocacy Competition, 1997