CIRCUIT CIVIL COURT

Florida Circuit Civil Courts have jurisdiction in all civil actions exceeding $15,000 and also hear appeals from the County Courts. The 12th Circuit Civil Division has four Circuit Judges in Sarasota County, two Circuit Judges in Manatee County, and two Circuit Judges in DeSoto County. 

COUNTY CIVIL COURT

Florida County Courts have jurisdiction in civil actions which do not exceed $15,000, small claims (i.e., civil actions under $5,000) and most landlord / tenant actions. The County Civil Division has five County Judges in Sarasota County, three County Judges in Manatee County, and one County Judge in DeSoto County.

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Circuit Civil Division

Judge Don T. Hall

Judge's Requirements
Calendars

County Civil Division

Judge Danielle Brewer

Circuit Civil Division B

Judge Gilbert Smith, Jr.

Judge's Requirements
Calendars
Jury & Non-Jury Trial Calendars

Circuit Civil Division D

Judge Lon Arend

Attention: Please make sure copies of motions, notice of hearing & most recent complaints are mailed (e-mails & faxes are not accepted) to the judicial assistant in civil division “D” at least 5 days prior to hearing being heard. Thank you!

Schedule Hearings
Judge's Requirements
Forms / Standing Orders
Calendars
Jury & Non-Jury Trial Calendars

County Civil Division 1

Judge Renee Inman

Judge's Requirements

County Civil Division 2

Judge Robert A. Farrance

Judge's Requirements

County Civil Division 3

Judge K. Douglas Henderson


County Civil Division 4

Judge Mark Singer

Circuit Civil Divisions A, C & E

Forms
Procedures and Protocols

Circuit Civil Division A

Judge Frederick P Mercurio

Schedule Hearings
Judge's Requirements
Forms / Standing Orders
Calendars
Jury & Non-Jury Trial Calendars

Circuit Civil Division C

Judge Andrea McHugh

Schedule Hearings
Judge's Requirements
Calendars
Jury & Non-Jury Calendars (5 days or less)

Circuit Civil Division E

Judge Hunter Carroll

Schedule Hearings
Judge's Requirements
Calendars
Jury & Non-Jury Calendars

County Civil Division A

Judge Judy Goldman

Judge's Requirements

County Civil Division B

Judge Erika Quartermaine

Judge's Requirements
Calendars
Forms

County Civil Division C

Judge David Denkin

Judge's Requirements

County Civil Division D

Judge Phyllis Galen

Judge's Requirements

Civil Magistrate

Magistrate Deborah Bailey

Schedule Hearings
Magistrate Requirements

Circuit Civil Division H

Forms
Procedures and Protocols

Circuit Civil Division H

Judge Kimberly Bonner

Judge's Requirements
Forms
Calendars

County Civil Division

Judge Maryann Boehm

Judge's Requirements