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

18th Judicial Circuit e-filing instructions

Governed by the Florida Courts E-Filing Authority, the Florida Courts E-Filing Portal serves as a single, statewide access point connecting thousands of users to Florida’s court system.

Cover letters must be submitted in .pdf format. The proposed orders must be in .docx format using DJMCA formatting codes.

e-filing Portal

Login to the Florida courts e-filing portal and click the “E-filing map” icon then follow further instructions.

DJMCA Instructions

DJMCA is how the Seminole and Brevard filing review systems identify where to place signature and signature dates.

Video Tutorial

Learn how to file electronically through the Florida Courts E-Filing Portal. with this step-by-step video tutorial.

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For constituents, customers, or callers seeking help with family law cases – divorce, adoption, name change, custody, order of protection, and much more – there is now a one-stop source for lots of information aimed at self-represented people. Florida Courts Help is available at app stores as well as online at

View Case Management Administrative Orders, video tutorial on how to properly complete and submit Case Management Plan/Orders, and more. Please ensure you are utilizing the most recent Case Management Plan and Case Management Order. Click here to view Civil Case Management Orders & Forms (Updated on 4/16/2024)
Case Management Plan/Orders