Friday, June 2, 2023

Judicial Section Details

Lisa S. Walsh

  • Division: Circuit Civil
  • Section: CA 44
  • Court Location: Dade County Courthouse
  • Address: 73 West Flagler ST Miami, FL 33130
  • Phone: (305) 349-7280
  • Room: DCC 416
  • Judicial Assistant: Wright, Denise

Judicial Assignment History

Complex Business Litigation Division Judge:
Complex Business Litigation Division Judge: Circuit Civil Division
Circuit Judge: Circuit Civil Division
Administrative Judge: Circuit Appellate Division
Associate Administrative Judge: Circuit Appellate Division
Circuit Judge: Circuit Criminal Division
International Commercial Arbitration Judge: Circuit Civil Division


The following are effective January 1, 2023

The Court will sua sponte cancel a hearing if there are no supporting documents uploaded to the event on CourtMAP at least 48 hours prior to the hearing. 

-Parties shall include the Docket Entry number ("D.E. #") on all Notices of Hearing and Proposed Orders submitted to CourtMap

- The moving party is to hire a court reporter for all Special Set hearings unless you seek leave from the Court.

Starting on March 6, 2023, all Zoom hearings will take place on Judge Walsh's Zoom https://zoom.us/j/5374476802 

 Room 537 447 6802.

CBL Interim Case Management Conferences -   if all sides agree that the case is on track for trial, there are no pending motions and there is nothing any side needs to bring to the judge’s attention, the parties can submit an agreed order stating the three conditions and cancelling the conference no later than the the day before the hearing.

Email addresses:



  • Bachelor of Science in Speech, Northwestern University, 1988
  • Juris Doctor, University of Miami, 1992
  • Admitted to The Florida Bar, 1992
  • Public Defender, 1992-2004
  • Lisa S. Walsh, PA, 2004-2008 
  • County Court Judge, 2008
  • Circuit Court Judge, 2011- Current
Bailey, D Jennifer CA 03, CA 59 DCC 625305-349-7152
Bailey, D Jennifer CA 03, CA 59 DCC 635305-349-7152
Thomas, William CA 02 DCC 1307305-349-7065
Walsh, S Lisa CA 47, CA 20, CA 44 DCC 416305-349-7280
Any emergencies please email the Administrative Judge, Lisa Walsh, at lwalsh@jud11.flcourts.org .
  • CBL Motion Calendar
  • Special Sets
  • Proposed Orders
  • Emergency Motions
  • Notices for Trial
  • Construction Defect Motion Calendar

Type: Open

Notice Before Hearing: No

Files at Hearing: None

Hearing Documents 
Blank CBL CMC and Trial OrderView

https://zoom.us/j/5374476802   dial in number 786-635-1003

Effective January 1, 2023 the Court will sua sponte cancel a hearing if there are no supporting documents uploaded to the event on CourtMAP at least 48 hours prior to the hearing.

Effective January 11, 2022 Parties will no longer be required to email motions in WORD format

- All Parties must comply with CBL Rule 4.3, which refers to the requirement for the parties to Meet and Confer, before filing every motion.
- Complex Business Litigation Motion Calendar is heard on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9:00 A.M. (Availability can be found on CourtMAP)

NOTICE OF HEARINGS: Parties are to state the docket number of the motion and all memoranda related to the issue filed by either side on their Notice of Hearing. Notices of hearing are not deemed sufficient unless a docket entry number is listed. Parties shall list the docket number on all proposed orders submitted to CourtMap

Eleventh Circuit Complex Business Litigation Rules

Notice of Compliance with Meet and Confer Requirements

Cancellations:  Counsel for the party who placed a matter on the Motion Calendar shall file the notice of cancellation with the Clerk. If the case was set through CMAP you must cancel it through CMAP.


Use of the Supporting Documents feature of CMAP:  All motions and memoranda that support or oppose relief requested shall be uploaded as supporting documents to the hearing.  Any additional pleading, correspondence, or document that you believe Judge Walsh should consider in connection with the hearing should also posted as a supporting document. 

Making Calendar:  In order to verify if your case made the Calendar: 
    a. Log onto Court Map;
    b. Select “calendar” on top;
    c. Select “show events by case”;
    d. Enter your case number & click on the magnifying glass; and
Your case hearings will populate

MOTIONS FOR RECONSIDERATION shall be submitted by email to dwright@jud11.flcourts.org.  Do not set the motion for hearing unless 30 days have passed without a ruling.

Interim case management conferences will be set monthly but can be cancelled by an agreed order if both sides agree that the case is on track, there are no pending motions and there is nothing any side needs to bring to the judge’s attention. The agreed order stating the 3 conditions must be submitted at least 24 hours before the hearing. Please note that if there have been two cancellations, Judge Walsh may reject an agreed order cancelling hearing in order to ensure that the case is on track and deadlines are being enforced.

The Court endorses the use of the Florida Handbook on Civil Discovery Practice: 


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