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John W. Thornton , Jr.
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Circuit Civil Division
Section: CA 40
Dade County Courthouse,
73 West Flagler Street Miami FL, 33130
Phone Number: (305) 349-7255
Room Number: DCC 1017
Judicial Assistant: Smith, Tonja
 
Complex Business Litigation Divison Judge Circuit Civil Division

Biography:

• Bachelor of Arts, University of Notre Dame, 1974
• JD, University of Miami, 1977 - Iron Arrow Honor Society
• Admitted to Florida Bar, 1977
• Assistant State Attorney, 1977 - 1980
• Thornton & Rothman P.A., 1980 - 2007
• Circuit Court Judge, 2007 - Present

Comments/Instructions:

EFFECTIVE AUGUST 12, 2013, JUDGE THORNTON’S CHAMBERS WILL RELOCATE TO ROOM 1017 AND ALL HEARINGS WILL BE HELD IN COURTROOM 10-1. 

Alternate Judges: Jerald Bagley (09), Gill Freeman (22), Jennifer Bailey (03 CBL BU), Ronald Dresnick (20)


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  • CBL Motion Calendar
  • Foreclosure Motion Calendar
  • Proposed Orders
  • Emergency Motions
  • Special Sets
  • Notices for Trial
  • CBL Motion to Dismiss Calendar
CBL Motion Calendar Information:
Type of Calendar: Open
Notice Before Hearing: 7 Calendar Days
Files at Hearing: None
Calendar DayCalendar TimeCap
Effective
From To
Tuesday9:30 AMNone
2/05/13
 Cancellation/Full Dates

Dec 2014

 12/30/2014

Jun 2015

 06/30/2015

Aug 2015

 08/04/2015
Additional Instructions:

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Effective February 5, 2013, Motion Calendar will start at 9:30am.

ALL ATTORNEYS MUST COMPLY WITH CBL RULE 4.3 BEFORE FILING THE MOTION

ALL DOCUMENTS FILED WITH THE CLERK’S OFFICE MUST ALSO BE SENT TO THE COMPLEX BUSINESS LITIGATION EMAIL ADDRESS AT: CBL@JUD11.FLCOURTS.ORG WITH THE CASE # LISTED IN THE EMAIL SUBJECT LINE USING THE FOLLOWING FORMAT YY-###### (EX: 12-12345 NOT 12-012345)

Click here for instructions on How to Send Documents to Complex Business Litigation Email Address 

NO PAPER COURTESY COPIES WILL BE ACCEPTED, EXCEPT EXHIBITS AND CASE LAW.

COURTESY COPIES MUST BE FILED ELECTRONICALLY OTHERWISE THE CASE WILL NOT BE HEARD.

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