Chief Judge Kimberly Bonner

Chief Judge Kimberly Bonner

Circuit Court Judge


Division Mental Health Court
Chamber Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Judicial Assistant Marilu
Phone (941) 861-7950
Fax (941) 861-7914
 The Court will not approve parenting plans, even if agreed to, on paternity / time sharing cases unless there is an Order Establishing Paternity

Judicial Service

Began service on the County Court Bench in January 2002
Began service on the Circuit Court Bench in August 2013

Education

J.D. Pepperdine University - 1990
B.A. Stetson University - 1986 
Masters University of West Florida - 1987

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC: The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids the Judges of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit to discuss pending cases with the public. Please do not call or email the Court expecting to speak with a Judge about any case. The Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in the courtroom and in documents properly filed by actual parties in the case as authorized by law and the Rules of Court. The Court cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case. Communications that do not meet these legal requirements cannot be forwarded to the Judges.