Circuit Judge John D. Galluzzo Biography

Circuit Judge John D. Galluzzo

The Honorable John D. Galluzzo

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The Honorable:
John D. Galluzzo


EDUCATION:

  • BA Criminal Justice University of Central Florida
  • JD Nova Southeastern College of Law

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY:

  • Past President Seminole County Bar Association
  • Past Chairman 18th Grievance Committee and Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee
  • Past Chairman Seminole County Criminal Law Section
  • Board Certified Criminal Trial Law (past)

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

  • Assistant Public Defender 18th Judicial Circuit
  • Associate Fishback, Dominick, Bennett, Owens & Watts
  • Assistant State Attorney 18th Judicial Circuit
  • John D. Galluzzo, P.A.

JUDICIAL HISTORY:

  • Chief Judge 18th Circuit, 2015-2017
  • Past Administrative Positions in the Courts:
    • Administrative Judge Seminole County;
    • Administrative Judge Civil Appeals,
    • Administrative Judge Circuit Criminal Division;
    • Administrative Judge; Guardianship and Probate Divisions

ORGANIZATIONS, COMMITTEES AND COMMISSIONS:

  • Brevard County Bar Association
  • Seminole County Bar Association
  • Civilian Military
  • Supreme Court Trial Court Security Workgroup

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS:

  • Seminole County Bar Award for Chief Judge Service
  • Alan A. Dickey (Judge) Judicial Service Award
  • Thomas A. Whigham Award for Service
  • Seminole County Judge of Year Award
  • Florida Council on Crime and Delinquency Chapter VII Distinguished Service Award, 2017

OTHER COMMUNITY ROLES:

  • Former Babe Ruth Baseball Coach
  • Former Pop Warner Football Coach Oviedo and Hagerty High School Affiliations
  • Former Youth Lacrosse and JV High School Lacrosse Coach