Wednesday, June 19, 2024

Judicial Section Details

George A. Sarduy

  • Division: Circuit Family
  • Section: FC 16
  • Court Location: Lawson E. Thomas Courthouse
  • Address: 175 N.W. 1st AVE Miami, FL 33128
  • Phone: (305) 349-5680
  • Room: CHC 2015
  • Judicial Assistant: Alicea, Venessa


                                    MUST SIGN UP FOR AN ACCOUNT AT
                                   FLORIDA COURTS E-FILING PORTAL at
                                for filing pleadings or motions with the clerk


                                                       COURTMAP at
                         for submitting proposed orders to your assigned Judge.

The judges will be using the Zoom platform for some hearings.  It is FREE.  If you are unfamiliar with the Zoom platform, please go to the Zoom training page website to learn how to access the platform for use.   

Zoom training page: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206618765-Zoom-Video-Tutorials
Zoom Live Training page: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/360029527911

Please refer to the drop-down boxes to the right of the screen for clear instructions on how to proceed for specific types of calendars.

  • Motion Calendar
  • UCD Calendar
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Special Sets
  • Proposed Orders
  • Notices for Trial

Type: Open

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Business Days

Files at Hearing: None

Tuesday9:30 AM61/10/23 
Thursday1:30 PM1210/31/12 


Motion Calendar will be held for NON-EVIDENTIARY matters every Tuesday at 9:30 AM and every Thursday at 1:30 PM.

Instructions for setting:

1. On the E-FILING PORTAL, file the Motion with any exhibits. Include 11thFC16@jud11.flcourts.org in all filings.

2. On the E-FILING PORTAL, E-SERVE the opposing side with your filing.

3. On COURTMAP, coordinate with opposing party and select the date to have the motion heard. Once a date is agreed upon you may set the hearing using in the Motion Calendar slot. As supporting documents, attach the motion and any response. E-file stamp from Clerk of Court must be on all submissions.

4. On COURTMAP also include as supporting documents a Notice of Hearing. The notice of hearing must be filed with the Clerk at least 7 business days prior to the hearing, not including the day of the hearing.

All hearings are limited to 5 minutes and there should only be one motion scheduled per case

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