The Honorable Frederick P. Mercurio
Circuit Court Judge
Division Circuit Criminal Felony III - Manatee County
Chamber Manatee County Judicial Center
Judicial Assistant Karen
Phone (941) 749-3625
Fax (941) 749-3671
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Began service on the Circuit Court Bench in January 2013
Education & Achievements
J.D. Stetson University College of Law - 1983
B.S. Florida State University - 1981
Admitted to the Florida Bar: May 30, 1984
Florida Bar Board Certified Criminal Trial Lawyer 1994-Present
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