N O T I C E: Please NOTE that Judge Santovenia is handling two different Divisions.
FOR CIVIL MATTERS PLEASE REFER TO - CIVIL DIVISION Section CA 07.
APPELLATE MATTERS: ATTORNEYS and PARTIES MUST SUBMIT "A PROPOSED or AGREED ORDER" DIRECTLY - VIA CourtMAP, when submitting Motions or Requests to the Court. Order MUST be in Word Format. A copy (separate and apart from the Order) of the Motion or Request MUST be attached. Motion MUST ALSO be efiled with the Clerk of the Court.
Courthouses are CLOSED for in-person hearings and trials based on public health
advisories at the direction of the Florida Supreme Court. The Eleventh Judicial
Circuit wants you safe at home.
are establishing Virtual Courtrooms. Court hearings in your case that we can
hold remotely via video or phone conference will be held on the Zoom
platform, which is free to you. You will receive an email from the Court if we
are proceeding with your hearing with the information you need to
connect. To participate by video, you must click on the weblink you
received in the email invitation at the time your hearing is scheduled or call
the phone number listed in the invitation to participate by phone. You do not
need to download anything or set up an account in order for you to participate
in a zoom hearing.
appearance is required for any participant whose testimony is necessary so the
judge can administer the oath.
wait until a day before your scheduled hearing for the court to send you an
email containing a Zoom link and instructions. If you resolve your
matter, please cancel it in CourtMAP or, if you have no access to CourtMAP, by
calling chamber's at 305-349-7278.