Barbara Areces

  • Division: Circuit Civil
  • Section: CA 23
  • Court Location: Dade County Courthouse
  • Address: 73 West Flagler ST Miami, FL 33130
  • Phone: (305) 349-7044
  • Room: DCC 243
  • Judicial Assistant: Feria, Jorge
  • Bailiff: Hernandez, Hugo

Circuit Judge: Circuit Civil Division

  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Florida International University, 1982
  • JD, University of Miami, 1987
  • Admitted to Florida Bar, 1988
  • Private Practice, 1988 - 2004
  • Circuit Court Judge, 2005 - Present
Bailey, D Jennifer CA 03 DCC 635305-349-7152
Butchko, Beatrice CA 58, CA 43 DCC 400305-349-7157
Ruiz, A Rodolfo CA 02 DCC 626305-349-7065
Thomas, William CA 20, CA 44 DCC 1307305-349-7140
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Motion Calendar

Type: Closed

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Business Days

Files at Hearing: None

Thursday9:00 AM404/25/17 

 Motion Calendar Days:   Thursdays at 9:00 a.m. in Courtroom 2-1.

To Make Calendar:   The Notice of Hearing,  Motion(s) and all documents in support must be submitted via e-courtesy at least 7 business days before the hearing, regardless of what appears on the docket. To make sure you make calendar submit your documents to e-courtesy the same day you file with the Clerk's portal remember we have a closed calendar with a cap.

To Cancel Hearings:   Submit a Notice of Cancellation via e-courtesy, to the calendar where the notice of hearing and motion was submitted and submit via fax (305)-349-7125.

To Appear Telephonically:   Call Court Call at (888) 882-6878 at least two days in advance to set up your telephonic appearance.  A court order is not required.


Motion Calendar is limited to (5) Five minutes per case.  
Documents submitted via e-courtesy should have already been e-filed with the Clerk's Office.  E-filing is not the same thing as  e-courtesy.  E-filing means papers are being filed with the Clerk's office electronically.  E-courtesy are copies of filed documents being submitted to the judge - the way hard copies used to be delivered to chambers.   Motion(s) for Rehearing and/or Reconsideration will not be heard on Motion Calendar, you must submit the motion and a blank proposed order via e-courtesy to "Proposed Orders."  If a hearing is required, the Court will let you know.