15TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION NOTICE OF INTERVIEW SCHEDULE AND ANNUAL MEETING

The Fifteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (“JNC”) announces that the following persons will be interviewed on Monday, October 3, 2022, to fill one or more of the vacancies created by the elevations of Judge Renatha Francis and Judge Melanie Surber, at the times indicated below:

9:00 a.m.               JNC Annual Meeting

9:24 a.m.               Jean Marie Middleton

9:36 a.m.               Gabriel Ermine

9:48 a.m.               Lourdes Casanova

10:00 a.m.             Santo DiGangi

10:12 a.m.             Alex Braunstein

10:24a.m.             Andrew Carrabis

10:36 a.m.             Break

10:48 a.m.             Judge John Parnofiello

11:00 a.m.             Steven Phillips

11:12 a.m.             Robert Rubin

11:24 a.m.             Gregory Schiller

11:36 a.m.             Danielle Sherriff 

11:48 a.m.             Stephanie Tew

12:00 p.m.             Lunch

1:00 p.m.               Schnelle Tonge

1:12 p.m.                Andriene Treasure

1:24 p.m.               Karen Velez

1:36 p.m.               Kevin Walsh

1:48 p.m.               Lawonda Warren

2:00 p.m.               JNC Deliberations

 

The JNC will hold its annual meeting prior to the interviews. The above interviews will be conducted in person at the Library Conference Room, Judge Daniel T.K. Hurley Courthouse, 205 North Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, Florida, 33401.

Each interview will be ten minutes long, including a two-minute opening statement.

All JNC proceedings are open to the public, except for deliberations.

If you have any questions, please contact Robert Harvey at (917) 865-7961, or by email at rharvey@jenksharveylaw.com

15TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION LIST OF APPLICANTS

The Fifteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (“JNC”) announces that it has received applications from the following persons for nominations to fill one or more of the vacancies created by the elevations of Judge Renatha Francis and Judge Melanie Surber: 

  1. Alex Braunstein
  2. Andrew Carrabis
  3. Lourdes Casanova
  4. Santo DiGangi
  5. Gabriel Ermine
  6. Jean Marie Middleton
  7. Judge John Parnofiello
  8. Steven Phillips
  9. Robert Rubin
  10. Gregory Schiller
  11. Danielle Sherriff
  12. Stephanie Tew
  13. Schnelle Tonge
  14. Andriene Treasure
  15. Karen Velez
  16. Kevin Walsh
  17. Lawonda Warren

The JNC will publish on the Florida Bar’s website https://www.floridabar.org, the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s website www.palmbeachbar.org and Governor Ron DeSantis’ judicial webpage https://www.flgov.com/judicial-and-judicial-nominating-commission-information/, the time, date and location of any interviews that the JNC chooses to conduct. 

The JNC anticipates conducting interviews on Monday, October 3, 2022.   

All JNC proceedings are open to the public, except for deliberations.  Applications are not confidential.  If an applicant is nominated, all materials attached to the original application will be submitted to the Governor.

If you have any questions, please call Mr. Harvey at (917) 865-7961, or email at rharvey@jenksharveylaw.com

FIFTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT LACTATION ROOM INFORMATION FOR NURSING MOTHERS

The Fifteenth Judicial Circuit and Palm Beach County Florida Association of Women Lawyers (FAWL) have partnered to ensure that nursing mothers, who are in a Palm Beach County Courthouse for work, litigation, or other business, have access to a private lactation room. The Circuit has three comfortable, secure, and clean lactation rooms equipped by FAWL. The rooms, complete with seating, nursing supplies, and a small refrigerator are located in the Main Courthouse, South County Courthouse, and the West County Courthouse. Women who wish to utilize the space are directed to the following locations:

Main Courthouse, 5th floor, request assistance from the receptionist for access to the room on the 4th floor

South County Courthouse, 2nd floor, request assistance from the Law Librarian

West County Courthouse, 1st floor, request assistance from Mediation