The Eighteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a vacancy in the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit that was created by the retirement of Judge Nancy Maloney. More Information
Eighteenth Judicial Circuit Courts
Serving the Citizens of Brevard and Seminole Counties

24-31-b

The following Brevard division assignments will be effective July 1, 2024, unless otherwise specified.

24-30-s

WHEREAS the Chief Judge “shall regulate the use of all court facilities,” as provided in 2.215(b)(7), Florida Rules of General Practice and Judicial Administration; IT IS ORDERED that all locked jury restrooms are to be used only by the jurors or as any Judge directs. DONE AND ORDERED this 17th day of June 2024.

24-04-b

Edward C. Park, a member of the Florida Bar, is hereby appointed to serve as the Dependency General Magistrate for the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit, Brevard County, Florida.

23-33-s

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO: 23-33-S IN RE: JUDGES – CASELOAD ASSIGNMENT – REASSIGNMENT OF CASES ASSIGNED TO JUDGE JOHN D. GALLUZZO

23-29 Amended

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO.: 23-29 AMENDED SUPERSEDES 23-29, SUPERSEDES NUMEROUS A.O.’S IN RE: ADMINISTRATIVE ORDERS – RESCINDS ADMINISTRATIVE ORDERS – ORDERED 08/03/2023 BY CHARLES G. CRAWFORD. 

24-09 2nd Amended

STORAGE OF EXHIBITS FOR CIRCUIT CIVIL AND FAMILY CASES, CIRCUIT AND COUNTY CRIMINAL CASES, DIGITAL EVIDENCE, RELEASING EVIDENCE, AND ACCESS TO CONFIDENTIAL EVIDENCE. HEARING REQUIRED FOR INTRODUCING EXHIBITS CONTAINING HIGH POTENCY NARCOTICS.

23-08-s

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO.: 23-08-S IN RE: MAGISTRATE – APPOINTMENT OF DEPENDENCY AND TRUANCY GENERAL MAGISTRATE – ORDERED 01/27/2023 BY JESSICA RECKSIEDLER

22-24-s

22-24-S ADOPTIONS – RECORDING OF FINAL JUDGMENTS IN ADOPTION PROCEEDINGS – 10/17/2022 BY JESSICA RECKSIEDLER

24-03-s 3rd Amended

Assignment of Circuit Judges to Divisions: The circuit judges assigned to the divisions of the court from November 1, 2023, until June 30, 2024, are as follows:
Division A: Melanie Chase – Criminal
Division B: Melissa Souto – Juvenile/Probate/Guardianship/Mental Health
Division E: William S. Orth – Criminal
Division G: Michael J. Rudisill – Civil/Family
Division J: Jessica Recksiedler – Criminal
Division K: Christopher Sprysenski – Civil/Family
Division L: Mark E. Herr – Civil/Family
Division M: Donna M. Goerner – Criminal
Division P: John Galluzzo – Juvenile/Probate/Guardianship/Mental Health
Division W: Susan Stacy – Civil/Family
Assignment of County Court Judges to Divisions:
The county court judges assigned to the divisions of the court from April 1, 2024, until December 21, 2024 are as follows:
Division C: James Joseph Dekleva – County Criminal
Division F: Sylvia Grunor – County Civil
Division R: Carsandra Buie – County Criminal
Division S Wayne Culver – County Civil
Division U John L. Woodard, III – County Criminal
Division Z: Debra L. Krause – County Criminal

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