Brevard County Judge Judy Atkin

The Honorable: Judy Atkin

Brevard County Court Judge: Judy Atkin

The Honorable:
Judy Atkin


EDUCATION:

  • State University of New York at Albany, B.A., 1976
  • University of Miami Law School, J.D., 1980

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

  • General Private Practice, 1980 – 2007
  • Board Certified Marital and Family Law, 1994 – 2009

JUDICIAL HISTORY:

  • Elected to a newly created seat on the county court bench, 2007

JUDICIAL LEADERSHIP POSITIONS (PAST & PRESENT):

  • County Court Administrative Judge
  • Public Safety Coordinating Council
  • Appointed by County Commission to serve on Pre-trial Services & Misdemeanor Probation Services Selection Committee
  • Administrative Judge, Veterans Treatment Court

COMMUNITY SERVICE (PAST & PRESENT):

  • Volunteer Tutor, Literacy for Adults in Brevard
  • Justice Teaching Volunteer
  • Volunteer, Attorney ad Litem for neglected, abused, or abandoned children
  • Volunteer, Big Sister, Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program
  • Volunteer Judge, Brevard County Bar Association Mock Trials
  • Volunteer Judge, University of Central Florida Mock Trial Competition
  • Foster Parent
  • Member, Melbourne Municipal Band (Past President)
  • Member, Space Coast Flute Orchestra
  • Board of Directors, Literacy for Adults in Brevard
  • Board of Trustees: Law Library

ORGANIZATIONS, COMMITTEES AND COMMISSIONS (PAST & PRESENT):

  • Board of Directors, Brevard County Legal Aid
  • Member, Florida Bar Association since 1980
  • Member, Brevard Bar Association since 1982
  • Member, The Florida Bar’s Marital and Family Law Board Certification Exam Review Panel