ALL HEARINGS EXCEPT THE JURY TRIALS ARE GOING FORWARD BY ZOOM PLATFORM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
ZOOM ID IS DIFFERENT FOR EVERY EVENT.
CALENDAR CALLS WILL GO FORWARD BY ZOOM PLATFORM.
ALL JURY TRIALS WILL GO FORWARD IN PERSON. (Certification is NOT necessary)
ZOOM EVIDENTIARY HEARINGS INCLUDING NON-JURY TRIALS EXHIBITS SUBMISSION: At least five (5) business days prior to evidentiary hearing or non-jury trial (Civil or Foreclosure), all exhibits should be pre-marked for identification and shall include an index listing all proposed exhibits with the exhibit numbers or letters and filed as evidence submissions via portal. The proposed pre-marked exhibits should clearly list the submitting party. The must be filed individually (one by one) as evidence submission. NOTICE OF FILING IS NOT SUFFICIENT FOR CLERK.
You MUST contact the Judicial Assistant 5 days before the hearing to request a Courtroom Clerk.
JURY TRIAL EXHIBITS ARE NOT TO BE FILED. ALL JURY TRIALS ARE TO OCCUR IN PERSON.
PLEASE DO NOT E-MAIL JUDICIAL ASSISTANT FOR ANY INQUIRIES.
PLEASE CONTACT THE CHAMBERS FOR ALL INQUIRIES. THANK YOU.
ALL MOTIONS FOR REHEARING/RECONSIDERATION MUST BE REVIEWED BY THE COURT BEFORE IS SCHEDULED ON THE CALENDAR. MOTION FOR REHEARING/RECONSIDERATION MUST BE FILED AND SERVED ON THE JUDGE VIA REGULAR US MAIL AND BY CONTACTING THE CHAMBERS IMMEDIATLEY AT 305-349-7020.
NEW MANDATORY CASE MANAGEMENT PROCEDURES
IMPORTANT --- YOU MUST FILE CASE MANAGEMENT REPORT SEPARATELY SO IT REFLECT THE DOCKET AND THEN SUBMIT CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER APPROVING CASE MANAGEMENT PLAN/REPORT TO THE JUDGE via CourtMap without the attachment.
In compliance with Florida Supreme Court Administrative Order 20-23A12 and the
11th Judicial Circuit Administrative Order 21-09, lawyers and litigants are
required to follow the procedures outlined below:
A. For cases filed BEFORE
APRIL 30, 2021, you MUST file a CASE MANAGEMENT REPORT via portal AND then submit a CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER via
CourtMAP under Proposed Orders for Judge's signature.
Please use the report and order in below under the documents tab.
Word versions of the Case Management Report
and Order are also located below under the DOCUMENTS tab.
B. DO NOT submit a Case Management Report and Order if:
1. There is already an EXISTING
CASE MANAGEMENT ORDER setting forth all pretrial deadlines.
2. Your case is already set for
3. Your case is currently on
inactive status by court order.
4. Your case is subject to
5. Your case is subject to F.S.
6. If your case has been
Noticed for Lack of Prosecution Hearing (FWOP) unless it is being attached
to your WRITTEN GOOD CAUSE SHOWING.
7. Your case is uncontested.
C. If your case meets any of the exceptions listed above, you
must still follow the timeline requirements set forth in the 11th Judicial
Circuit Administrative Order 21-09.
D. If your case was filed ON OR AFTER APRIL 30, 2021, the Court will issue a Case Management
Order with prescribed timelines.
Notice Before Hearing:
5 Calendar Days
Files at Hearing:
*Conducted on Wednesday’s at 10:15 AM. It is ONLY for foreclosure cases. No foreclosure cases are to be set on the regular motion calendar. They WILL be cancelled.
*Must give 5 Business Days’ Notice unless it is emergency.
*Motion must be filed with
the Clerk’s and all supporting documents for the hearing must be uploaded on CourtMap.
* All Final Judgments may be submitted via CourtMap. Notes and Mortgages MUST be mailed to the Chambers AFTER the hearing is conducted. Please DO NOT mail in the original documents before the hearing.
*Please coordinate with opposing counsel for a hearing date. Do not set a matter without Coordinating PLEASE!