Brevard County Judge Michelle Vitt Baker

The Honorable: Michelle Vitt Baker

Brevard County Judge: Michelle Vitt Baker

The Honorable:
Michelle Vitt Baker


EDUCATION:

  • University of Central Florida, B.S.
  • Stetson University College of Law, J.D.
  • Member, Stetson Law Review, Moot Court (won several Moot Court competitions including Best Oral Advocate, First Place Workers Compensation & National Tax Moot Court)

JUDICIAL HISTORY:

  • Brevard County Court Judge, January 2009 to present

JUDICIAL LEADERSHIP POSITIONS:

  • Administrative Judge, October 2012 to September 30, 2014
  • Team Leader of Justice Teaching in Brevard County Schools
  • Associate Professor/Faculty, New Judges College

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

  • Sole Practitioner with emphasis on Family Law, 2001 to 2009
  • Associate, Cianfrogna, Telfer, Reda, Faherty, P.A., 1988 to 2001

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:

  • Outstanding Pro Bono Award recipient in 1993, 2001, 2003, and 2004
    (Presented by the Brevard County Legal Aid Society for providing legal representation to clients who could not afford to pay)

ORGANIZATIONS, COMMITTEES, AND COMMISSIONS:

  • Immediate Past President, Vassar B. Carlton American Inn of Court
  • Member, Brevard County Bar Association
  • Member, Florida Bar Association (admitted 1989)
  • Member Rotary International
  • Board Member Brevard Nature Alliance