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 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.

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JUDGES AND JUDICIAL ASSISTANTS

Desoto County

Brewer, Danielle - Case Management Court / Circuit Court - Foreclosure / Juvenile Delinquency / County Civil / Criminal
Iglehart, Magan
 
P: (863) 993-4644
 
DeSoto County Courthouse
Hall, Don T. - Circuit Court - Civil / Criminal / Family / Juvenile Dependency / Probate & Guardianship
Collins, Anita
Courtroom - Suite 201
P: (863) 993-4644
F: (863) 494-5809
DeSoto County Courthouse

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JUDGES AND JUDICIAL ASSISTANTS

Manatee County

Arend, Lon - Circuit Criminal Felony V / Drug Court / Veterans Court
Bigness, Nancy
Courtroom - 4A
P: (941) 749-3637
F: (941) 749-3687
Manatee County Judicial Center
Bruning, Kevin - Circuit Family Division 3
Neal, Carla
Courtroom - 3D
P: (941) 749-3621
F: (941) 749-3682
Manatee County Judicial Center
Dees, Teresa - Circuit Family Division 4 / Early Childhood Court
Shipman, Tasha
Courtroom - 3E
P: (941) 749-3623
F: (941) 749-3673
Manatee County Judicial Center
Doyle, Heather - County Civil / Criminal Division 3
Trusz, Deborah
 
P: (941) 749-3607
 
Manatee County Judicial Center
Gould, Melissa - County Civil / Criminal Division 4
Jakanski, Lori
 
P: (941) 749-3601
 
Manatee County Judicial Center
Inman, Renee - County Civil / Criminal Division 1
McClure, Laurie
 
P: (941) 749-3605
F: (941) 749-3676
Manatee County Judicial Center
Maulucci, Susan B. - Circuit Juvenile Division K / Turn Your Life Around Court
Luli, Tess
Courtroom - 4B
P: (941) 749-3619
F: (941) 749-3681
Manatee County Judicial Center
Mercurio, Frederick P. - Circuit Criminal Felony III
Yost, Karen
Courtroom - 8A
P: (941) 749-3625
F: (941) 749-3671
Manatee County Judicial Center
Moreland, Diana - Circuit Probate / Guardianship
Mechanic, Vicki
Courtroom - 5D
P: (941) 749-3617
F: (941) 749-3680
Manatee County Judicial Center
Nicholas, Edward - Circuit Civil Division D
Makar, Marianne
Courtroom - 6E
P: (941) 749-3633
F: (941) 749-3685
Manatee County Judicial Center
Smith, Gilbert - Circuit Juvenile Division J
McCammond, Donna
Courtroom - 5C
P: (941) 749-3631
F: (941) 749-3684
Manatee County Judicial Center
Sniffen, Charles - Circuit Civil Division B
Taylor, Ruth
Courtroom - 5E
P: (941) 749-3635
 
Manatee County Judicial Center
Steele, Jacqueline B. - County Civil / Criminal Division 2
Lanza, Petrina
 
P: (941) 749-3609
 
Manatee County Judicial Center
Whyte, Matt - Circuit Criminal Felony I
Zoellner, Kelly
Courtroom - 6A
P: (941) 749-3611
F: (941) 749-3679
Manatee County Judicial Center

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Sarasota County

Boehm, Maryann Olson - County Civil / Criminal Division B
Norris, Darlene
Courtroom - 5B
P: (941) 861-7956
F: (941) 861-7915
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Bonner, Kimberly - Circuit Family Division 1
Griner, Marilu
Courtroom - 5A
P: (941) 861-7950
F: (941) 861-7914
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Carroll, Hunter - Circuit Civil Division H / Circuit Family Division H / Circuit Probate / Guardianship Division H
Tarantino, Olivia
Courtroom - H
P: (941) 861-3240
 
R.L. Anderson Administration Building
Curley, Rochelle - Circuit Criminal Felony IV
Hulsart, Joanne
Courtroom - 3B
P: (941) 861-7970
F: (941) 861-7921
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Denkin, David - South County Division
Lewis, Jackie
Courtroom - J
P: (941) 861-3050
F: (941) 861-3734
R.L. Anderson Administration Building
Galen, Phyllis - County Civil / Criminal Division D
Zielinski, Shannon
Courtroom - 7B
P: (941) 861-7959
F: (941) 861-7916
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Krug, Thomas - Circuit Criminal Felony VI
Peters, Jen
Courtroom - 4A
P: (941) 861-7953
F: (941) 861-7914
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
McHugh, Andrea - Circuit Civil Division C / Turn Your Life Around Court
Mercado, Margarita "Marge"
Courtroom - 7A
P: (941) 861-7929
F: (941) 861-7920
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Moss, Dana - County Civil / Criminal Division C
Bailey, Karina
Courtroom - 5C
P: (941) 861-7962
F: (941) 861-7919
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Padar, Donna Marie - Circuit Criminal Felony II
Martin, Lori
Courtroom - 4B
P: (941) 861-7933
 
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Quartermaine, Erika - Comprehensive Treatment Court / County Civil / Criminal Division A
Osornio, Lana
Courtroom - 2B
P: (941) 861-7967
F: (941) 861-7915
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Riva, Debra Johnes - Circuit Juvenile
Troxell, Laurie
Courtroom - 6B
P: (941) 861-7941
F: (941) 861-7912
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Roberts, Charles E. - Problem-Solving Court Division P
Brass, Anita
Courtroom - 6C
P: (941) 861-7972
F: (941) 861-7923
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Ruhl, Maria - Circuit Family Division 2
Averso, Kaitlyn
Courtroom - 6A
P: (941) 861-7898
 
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Walker, Stephen - Circuit Civil Division A
Baranski, Dara
Courtroom - 7C
P: (941) 861-7935
F: (941) 861-7928
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center
Williams, Charles E. - Circuit Probate / Guardianship / Drug Court / Mental Health Court / Veterans Court
Fudge, Lisa
Courtroom - 8B
P: (941) 861-7942
F: (941) 861-7913
Judge Lynn N. Silvertooth Judicial Center