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Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Judicial Section Details

Donald "DJ" Cannava

  • Division: County Domestic Violence
  • Section: 54
  • Court Location: Lawson E. Thomas Courthouse
  • Address: 175 N.W. 1st AVE Miami, FL 33128
  • Phone: (305) 349-5756
  • Room: CHC 2019
  • Judicial Assistant: Gonzalez, Elizabeth

Judicial Assignment History

 
County Judge: County Domestic Violence Division
Associate Administrative Judge: County Domestic Violence Division

 

PLEASE CAREFULLY READ YOUR NOTICE TO APPEAR!

You may be required to attend your hearing via a virtual Zoom courtroom.  In order to access Zoom, you will need a smartphone or computer/laptop with video capability AND you must register with Zoom.  
Starting in mid-February 2022, you may be required to appear in-person.  Be sure to follow ALL the instructions you receive.

For all Zoom hearings, video and audio appearance is required for all participants unless otherwise indicated by the Judge.

Participants (excluding attorneys representing a party) must have a photo ID to show the bailiff at the time of check-in.  Please log on 10-15 minutes prior to your hearing time and make sure your device is fully charged. It is your responsibility to provide the Zoom information to any other witnesses that you want to testify in your case.  Also, you must be alone in a room or an office during the entire hearing or with your attorney.

If you are unable to access Zoom, please contact the Judicial Assistant immediately once you receive your notice to make alternative arrangements.


BELOW IS A LIST OF ZOOM MEETING IDS FOR JUDGE CANNAVA'S HEARING ROOMS.  THIS LIST IS PROVIDED SO THE PUBLIC MAY ACCESS ANY HEARING OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.  PLEASE DO NOT CHECK INTO ANY OF THE BELOW ROOMS UNLESS YOU HAVE RECEIVED NOTICE TO DO SO OR HAVE VERIFIED THE CASE YOU ARE OBSERVING.

Civil Injunctions Prehearing Room: Zoom Meeting ID 929 8116 0628

JRC Calendar [Thursdays only at 9:30AM] – Zoom Meeting ID 933 2705 2628

DV Drug Court [CRIMINAL CASES] – [Thursdays at 10:30AM and Fridays at 10AM] – Zoom Meeting ID 970 9488 8760

DV Drug Court [CIVIL CASES] – [Thursdays & Fridays at 10AM] – Zoom Meeting ID 915 3830 7225

 
  • Bachelor's Degree, Boston College, 1990, magna cum laude
  • JD, Boston College, 1993
  • Admitted to Florida Bar, 1994
  • County Court Judge, 2011
  • Deputy Statewide and Regional Director, Florida Dept. of Children and Families/Children's Legal Services, 2008-2011
  • Senior Vice President - Legal Affairs, Passport Marine, 2006-2008
  • Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Inktel Direct Corporation, 2001-2006
  • Business Development Manager, CBS Sportsline.com, 2000-2001
  • Junior Agent, United Talent Agency, 1996-2000
  • Assistant State Attorney, Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office, 1993-1996
       
 

 

 

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