IMPORTANT COURT INFORMATION:
TO ALL PARTIES: PLEASE DO NOT E-MAIL THE JUDGE DIRECTLY ON ANY CASE(S), INSTEAD, PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE.
***SPECIAL SET CASES ARE SET BY THE JUDGES OFFICE ONLY.*****PLEASE HAVE OPPOSING COUNSEL ON THE LINE AND THEN CALL THE JUDGES OFFICE. IF THE CASE IS PROSE YOU NEED NOT GET THEM ON THE LINE, JUST CALL THE OFFICE TO SET THE HEARING. REGARDLESS IF YOU SEE DATES AVAILABLE ON COURTMAP OR NOT, ALL PARTIES MUST CALL THE OFFICE TO SCHEDULE SPECIAL SET CASES. IF ANYONE SETS A SPECIAL SET ON COURTMAP THAT IS NOT THE JUDGE OR HER STAFF, IT WILL BE CANCELLED. THANK YOU.
IF YOU HAVE A HEARING SET OF ANY KIND AND NEED TO CANCEL, PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR NOTICE OF CANCELLATION. PLEASE DO NOT FAX TO THE NOTICE, WE NO LONGER HAVE A FAX MACHINE.
AT THE VERY BOTTOM, PLEASE CLICK ON COMMENTS TO REVIEW CANCELLED HEARINGS,INSTRUCTIONS FOR ZOOM AND TELEPHONIC HEARINGS FOR JUDGE MYRIAM LEHR.
OFFICE HOURS/HOME HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY STARTING 8:30 A.M. TO 5:00P.M.
*********PLEASE BE AWARE THAT ALL UPCOMING PRE-TRIAL HEARINGS HAVE RESUMED TO IN-PERSON APPEARANCES. THIS APPLIES TO SMALL CLAIM PRE-TRIALS ONLY.
PRE-TRIALS WEDNESDAY AT 1:30 P.M.
PLEASE REVIEW DOCUMENTS BELOW:
YOU WILL FIND THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTS AT THE VERY BOTTOM OF THE PAGE:
1.) SMALL CLAIMS-PRE-TRIAL PROCEDURES (no longer applies) (all Pre-Trials in PERSON)
2.) PRE-TRIAL PHONE REQUEST (NO LONGER APPLICABLE)
3.) EVIDENTIARY ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER
For updated Media Advisories and further information, please monitor the Court’s website, www.jud11.flcourts.org.
COUNTY CIVIL CASES: updated procedures starting March 30th-April 30th ***DUE TO THE EMERGENCY ORDERS ISSUED BY THE GOVERNOR, MAYOR AND CHIEF JUDGE***
CRITICAL MISSION CASES (EMERGENCY MOTIONS):
MOTIONS TO STAY WRITS OF POSSESSION AND CLAIMS OF EXEMPTIONS ON GARNISHMENT PROCEEDINGS ARE CONSIDERED EMERGENCY PROCEEDINGS AND WILL BE HEARD BY THE COURT.
***NON-ESSENTIAL MATTERS: YOU MAY SCHEDULE A NON-ESSENTIAL MATTER TO BE HEARD*** TELEPHONICALLY BY THE COURT
***EVIDENTIARY MATTERS ARE BEING HEARD AT THIS TIME
PLEASE SUBMIT ALL ARGUMENTS AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS IN THE FILED MOTION
***The Circuit is moving to ZOOM as a platform for remote hearings. You will receive an email from the JA with your meeting information. If you do not wish to proceed or have resolved the issue, please use the cancellation function via CourtMap to advise the Court***
Emergency Motions MUST BE filed with the Clerk’s Office.
This Section is now using courtMAP and document submissions are no longer available via eCourtesy. The courtMAP webpage is located at:
Fax: (305) 349-7581
**PLEASE SUBMIT ALL EMERGENCY MOTIONS VIA COURTMAP AND CALL CHAMBERS TO CONFIRM RECEIPT. **
**IF YOU HAVE FILED A CLAIM OF EXEMPTION CALL CHAMBERS TO CONFIRM RECEIPT.**
PLEASE NOTE THAT WHEN SUBMITTING REQUESTS THROUGH COURTMAP, YOUR NOTICE OF APPEARANCE MUST BE CURRENT WITH THE CLERK OF COURT'S OFFICE IN ORDER TO VIEW THE CASE AND TO RECEIVE COURTMAP COMMUNICATION.
***MOTION CALENDAR IS HEARD ON MONDAYS AT 1:30 P.M. AND FRIDAYS AT 9:30 A.M.*
ZOOM INSTRUCTIONS: If your case is heard through zoom, you will receive an email from the Bailiff, one or two weeks before the hearing. If you are not represented by an Attorney and you are a prose litigant, please go online and submit your email information along with your phone number at: www.jud11.flcourts.org If you do not want your case done through zoom and would prefer to have it done telephonically, please notify the court 5 days prior to your hearing with a motion and order for hearing to be heard telephonically. Upon approval from the judge, the J.A. will call one or two days prior to arrange telephonic appearance. If you have access to Courtmap, please check one or two days prior to see if your case has been cancelled and need to be reset.
Any Evidence for a Non-Jury Trial or Special Set Hearing, must be done through the e-file portal 7 Business days prior to your hearing.
PLEASE SEE EVIDENTIARY ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER
For Pre-Trials, please click on Small Claims Pre-Trial procedures and follow instructions.
If you need to set a special set hearing, mediation or Non-Jury Trial, if their is opposing counsel, please have all parties on the line, then call J.A. to set.
OFFICE HOURS/HOME HOURS ARE MONDAY-FRIDAY 8:30 A.M. TO 5:00 P.M.
Notice Before Hearing:
5 Business Days
Files at Hearing: