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The Honorable George B. Turner


EDUCATION:

  • Rollins College, B.S., Criminal Justice, 1977
  • Rollins College, M.S., Criminal Justice, 1980
  • Nova University College of Law, Juris Doctor, 1984

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

STATES ATTORNEY ‘S OFFICE:
– Served as Assistant State Attorney to Norman Wolfinger, prosecuting a wide range of cases from 1985 to 1986.
PRIVATE PRACTICE:
– Included criminal and family law, civil litigation, and personal injury.
LAW ENFORCEMENT CAREER:
– Police Officer, City of Melbourne, 1972 – 1981
MILITARY CAREER:
– United States Army Airborne Infantry and Rangers September 1969 – April 1972


JUDICIAL CAREER:

  • Elected County Court Judge, 2002- 2005
  • Elected Circuit Judge, 2005 – Present

JUDICIAL LEADERSHIP ROLES:

  • Brevard County Administrative Judge, July 2005 – December 2005
  • Chairman, Brevard County Canvassing Board, July 2003 – December 2005
  • Co-Chair, Courthouse Security Committee, July 2003 – Present

MILITARY AWARDS & CITATIONS:

  • Silver Star
  • Bronze Star
  • Combat Infantryman Badge
  • Paratroop Jump Wings
  • Air Medal
  • Sharpshooter Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal