Monica Gordo

  • 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 2128
  • Judicial Assistant: Saumell, Denise
  • Bailiff: Roqueta, Gabriel

 
Associate Administrative Judge: Circuit Appellate Division
Circuit Judge: Circuit Appellate Division
Associate Administrative Judge: Circuit Appellate Division
Circuit Judge: Circuit Family Division
 

WELCOME TO DIVISION 38.  PLEASE TAKE TIME TO READ OUR WEBSITE AND ACQUAINT YOURSELF WITH OUR DIVISION POLICIES SO THAT WE CAN BEST SERVE YOU.

ALL HEARINGS TAKE PLACE IN COURTROOM 21-B ON THE 21st FLOOR

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO SET A MOTION, SPECIAL SET, UNCONTESTED DIVORCE, SUBMIT A PROPOSED ORDER, NOTICE A CASE FOR TRIAL OR LEARN ABOUT OUR EMERGENCY PROCEDURES: PLEASE CLICK ON THE CORRESPONDING TAB BELOW AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS.

PRO SE LITIGANTS:  YOU DO NOT HAVE TO HAVE AN ATTORNEY TO PROCEED WITH YOUR CASE.  THE FAMILY DIVISION HAS A HELP DESK LOCATED ON THE 24rth FLOOR OF THE LAWSON BUILDING TO ASSIST YOU WITH FILING REQUESTS AND PROCESSING ANY PAPERWORK TO GET YOUR CASE HEARD.  IT IS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND THAT PRO SE LITIGANTS ARE GOVERNED BY THE SAME RULES AS ATTORNEYS.  THE JUDICIAL ASSISTANT AND BAILIFF CAN ASSIST IN SCHEDULING, BUT ARE NOT ALLOWED TO GIVE LEGAL ADVICE OR GUIDANCE.  IT IS NOT APPROPRIATE TO CALL THEM AND TALK TO THEM ABOUT THE FACTS OF YOUR CASE.  YOU SHOULD VISIT THE HELP DESK AND FILE IN WRITING THE ISSUE YOU NEED DECIDED.  WE WILL GIVE YOU A COURT DATE WHERE YOU CAN COME AND PROPERLY HAVE YOUR CASE HEARD BEFORE THE JUDGE.

UPCOMING HOLIDAYS AND SCHOOL BREAKS:  HOLIDAYS AND SCHOOL BREAKS ARE TO BE ANTICIPATED AND CONTEMPLATED.  THIS SERVES AS NOTICE TO ALL PARTIES AND COUNSEL THAT YOU ARE TO CONTACT OPPOSING PARTIES TO COORDINATE TIME SHARING SCHEDULES WELL IN ADVANCE OF THE HOLIDAY OR SCHOOL BREAK PERIOD.  IF AN AGREEMENT CANNOT BE REACHED, YOU ARE TO CONTACT CHAMBERS BY SEPTEMBER 15, 2018.  FAILURE TO COORDINATE KNOWN HOLIDAY OR SCHOOL BREAK TIME SHARING IN ADVANCE 

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Dennis, Espinosa Maria FC 07 CHC 2314305-349-5681
Verde, Maria Elena FC 47 CHC 2025305-349-6001
Zayas, D Angélica FC 26 CHC 2915305-349-5723
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Motion Calendar

Type: Closed

Notice Before Hearing: 7 Business Days

Files at Hearing: None

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Monday9:00 AM501/22/18 
11/19/2018
Motion calendar is held on Monday at 9:00 A.M. in Courtroom 21B.  Please be prompt.

To set a case on the five (5) minute motion calendar, the Motion and the Notice of Hearing must be electronically filed or filed with the Clerk of Court with 7 business days notice. Please confirm you have added the following email address to the service list of all Notices and Motions submitted via e-portal: 11thFC38@jud11.flcourts.org in order for our office to receive a copy. If we do not receive a copy, your case will not make calendar. If the other side is represented we do require courtesy coordination.  Pro se litigants should contact chambers at least 10 days in advance to be assisted in the setting of their cases.  If self-represented, motions may be filed with the assistance of the Self Help office on the 24th floor.  Original Motion must be filed with the Clerk of Courts and a courtesy copy delivered to Chambers.

Judge Gordo only hears one motion per case per motion calendar.

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


If you are cancelling your hearing you MUST call chambers to inform us of the cancellation. The Notice of Cancellation must be filed with the Clerk and a courtesy copy must be emailed to 11thFC38@jud11.flcourts.org