Brevard Circuit Judge - 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