John W. Thornton , Jr.

  • Division: Circuit Civil
  • Section: CA 27
  • Court Location: Dade County Courthouse
  • Address: 73 West Flagler ST Miami, FL 33130
  • Phone: (305) 349-7144
  • Room: DCC 1017
  • Judicial Assistant: Smith, Tonja
  • Bailiff: Puerto, Arthur

 
Circuit Judge: Circuit Civil Division
 

Effective February 6, 2018

Judge John W. Thornton, Jr. has implemented new changes to his Motion Calendar, Foreclosure Calendar and policies and procedures as it relates to submitting Proposed Orders, Special Set requests, and Courtesy Copies.  Please refer to the calendar selections for instructions.

Effective January 2, 2018

This court permits attorneys to appear telephonically via CourtCall for most non-evidentiary hearings. To set up your Telephonic Appearance, please contact CourtCall at 1-888-882-6878.

 

 
  • 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
JudgeSectionRoomTelephone
Diaz, Reemberto CA 30 DCC 1202305-349-7016
Lopez, R Peter CA 10 DCC 1201305-349-7049
Smith, Rodney CA 34 DCC 1304305-349-7054
Trawick, E Daryl CA 25 DCC 1001305-349-7020
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Motion Calendar

Type: Open

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Calendar Days

Files at Hearing: Electronic

DayTimeCapFromTo
Tuesday9:30 AMNone2/06/18 
Thursday9:30 AMNone2/08/18 

Orders –
DO NOT submit any order(s) prior to hearing date unless agreed upon.

Cancellation –
The scheduling party must file a notice of cancellation and notify all parties.

Telephonic - Effective January 2, 2018
This court permits attorneys to appear telephonically via CourtCall for most non-evidentiary hearings. To set up your Telephonic Appearance, please contact CourtCall at 1-888-882-6878.

Courtesy Copy –
Submit via e-courtesy under date and time of hearing, including opposition motions.

Confirmation-

Please visit HTTPS://WWW2.MIAMI-DADECLERK.COM/OCS/SEARCH.ASPX to confirm if a hearing made calendar.