Chief Judge Charles Williams
at Booker High

Chief Judge Charles Williams presents opening remarks at an interpretive dance performance and a mock trial hearing composed by Chief Judge Williams as part of Booker High's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration.

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Judge Lee Haworth
Community Video Archives Hall of Fame

Judge Lee Haworth
Hall of Fame Luncheon

Judge Lee Haworth, shown center right, was inducted into the Community Video Archives Hall of Fame.

The ceremony took place during the annual Community Video Archives Hall of Fame Luncheon at Michael's On East on April 24th.

Judge Charlie Sniffen, current President of the Manatee American Inn of Court, presented the first Mark Lipinski Award for Mentorship to Judge Janette Dunnigan

On May 16, 2017, at its last general membership meeting of the year, the Manatee American Inn of Court awarded the first Mark Lipinski Award for Mentorship. The award will be given each year to the Inn member who best reflects the goals and values described in the Inn's formal mentorship program.

The 2016-2017 award was presented to Judge Janette Dunnigan. Mark's wife, Marillee, and his colleagues Chris Pratt, Scarlett Guy and Leland Taylor were all in attendance as specially invited guests.

Interpreter Contract Announcement

In response to the Request for Bids for FY 17/18, the 12th Judicial Circuit announces that contracts for Spanish Interpreting services will be awarded to the following individuals:

  • Norayda de Leon-Jones d/b/a N-Zone Interpretation & Translation – Certified Interpreter
  • Liliana E. Irwin – Certified Interpreter
  • Rosa T. Jones – Provisionally Approved Interpreter
  • Susan K. Rosas – Certified Interpreter
  • Brian Vera d/b/a BNVInterpreting & Translating Services – Certified Interpreter