First Time Using JACS?
If this is your first time using JACS, Welcome. JACS is an easy to use, easy to understand program for scheduling hearing times with the Judges of the 12th Judicial Circuit Court of Florida. JACS can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Print these instructions and proceed to the following: JACS SCHEDULING ON THE WEB once you are there select the appropriate link for the court you wish to schedule.
STEP 1: Your User ID is your 7-digit Florida Bar Number*. Since this is your first time using JACS, your password is your 7-digit Florida Bar Number*.
STEP 2: Select the Division and Judge needed for scheduling, by clicking the down arrow to the right of Court.
STEP 3: Click Log In.
NOTE: You may get a window that pops up asking you to Save the Windows password,
Click NO. This is a Windows function not a JACS function.
If your login is successful, you will be at a Change Password screen, proceed to STEP 4.
If your login is unsuccessful, please e-mail us, by clicking the link, Help Us Help You/Tech Support Feedback Form (include Florida Bar number in comment field) or e-mail JACS Webmaster at Courtweb@jud12.flcourts.org. A Court Administration Technology Services (CATS) representative will reset your password to your Florida Bar Number and will notify you by e-mail of the change. If you have concerns about sending your Florida Bar Number via the Internet, include your name and number in the Comment field and a CATS representative will contact you.
When you receive notification of your password change, proceed to STEP 1.
STEP 4: CHANGE PASSWORD SCREEN.
Your old password is your 7-digit Florida Bar number*.
The new password must be a minimum of 1 to a maximum of 8 numeric characters, using the numbers 0-9.
Some examples of passwords are:
- Your telephone number
- Your birth date
- Your area code.
Enter your new password twice in the fields indicated and click the Submit button. If you were successful in changing your password, you will receive a message saying
YOUR PASSWORD HAS BEEN ACCEPTED.
Click the CONTINUE button and proceed
The JACS menu options will appear.
*NOTE: If your bar number is only 6-digits, please insert a leading zero(0) to make your bar number 7-digits.