Tuesday, July 23, 2024

Judicial Section Details

Victoria del Pino

  • Division: Circuit Family
  • Section: FC 38
  • Court Location: Lawson E. Thomas Courthouse
  • Address: 175 N.W. 1st AVE Miami, FL 33128
  • Phone: (305) 349-5726
  • Room: CHC 2114
  • Judicial Assistant: Del Castillo, Isabel


The Judge and his/her staff are working and available. We are addressing matters remotely on Zoom and In-person. 

It is important that: 

for filing of pleadings or motions with the clerk of Court.
Sign up for COURTMAP at
for submitting emergency motions and 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

Below please find zoom meeting IDs for the different specified type of hearings:

Adoption Calendar - Zoom Meeting ID: 947 4906 9179
Domestic Violence Calendar - Zoom Meeting ID: 980 0462 5821
Calendar Call - Zoom Meeting ID: 919 4810 7699

All other hearing invites are sent the week prior for the hearing date. 
Please refer to the drop-down boxes for clear instructions on how to proceed for specific types of calendars.

All Domestic Violence Hearings are recorded, click on the link below if you need to request a copy of the Audio recording:

To request audio recording click on this link and have requester fill the form and follow intructions

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

Type: Closed

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Business Days

Files at Hearing: None

Monday10:00 AM101/30/23 
Wednesday9:30 AM259/02/20 


Motion Calendar will be held for NON-EVIDENTIARY matters every Monday @ 10:00 AM and Wednesday @ 9:30 AM.  Please note:  As in a courtroom, you will be waiting for the Host until the Bailiff brings you out of the Waiting Room and into the Hearing Room.  Make sure to name yourself correctly on the Zoom Name, so that the Bailiff can identify you as the correct party for your case. 

This calendar will be heard via ZOOM and Zoom Invites will be sent the week prior to the Calendar.  Please make sure that you check Junk Mail as well as your Inbox since the Invite will be coming from CourtMap directly. 

Instructions for setting:
On the E-FILING PORTAL, file the Motion with any exhibits. Include 11thFC38@jud11.flcourts.org in all filings.

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

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 responses with an e-file stamp.

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.  PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ALL NOTICES NOT FILED IN A TIMELY MANNER WILL BE REJECTED.

The Judge will rule on 5-minute motions without the need for a hearing when possible.  Unless you receive an order ruling on the motion, you must be available on the selected date and time for one hour as the Judge will be calling motions one at a time.


The party that added the motion to the motion calendar must e-file a notice of cancelation and must take off the motion calendar in courtmap.

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