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Florida Middle District Court
http://www.flmb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: Fort Meyers, Orlando, Jacksonville, Tampa
Counties of Jurisdiction: Baker, Bradford, Brevard, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, De Soto, Duval, Flagler, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lake, Lee, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Osceola, Orange, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, St. John’s, Sumter, Suwannee, Union, Volusia

Judges:
The Honorable Paul M. Glenn (Chief Judge)
Bryan Simpson United States Courthouse
300 North Hogan Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
(904) 301-6490

The Honorable Jerry A. Funk
Bryan Simpson United States Courthouse
300 North Hogan Street
Jacksonville, Florida 32202
(904) 301-6490

The Honorable Arthur B. Briskman
Fairwinds Building
135 W. Central Blvd, Ste 950
Orlando, Florida 32801
(407) 648-6365

The Honorable Karen S. Jennemann
Fairwinds Building
135 W. Central Blvd, Ste 950
Orlando, Florida 32801
(407) 648-6365

The Honorable Michael G. Williamson
Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 301-5162

The Honorable K. Rodney May
Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 301-5162

The Honorable Catherine Peek McEwen
Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 301-5162

The Honorable Alexander L. Paskay
Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 301-5162

The Honorable Caryl E. Delano
Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 301-5162

The Honorable Alexander L. Paskay
United States Courthouse
2110 First Street
Fort Myers, Florida 33901

 

Clerks:
Lee Ann Bennett
Sam Gibbons Courthouse
801 N. Florida Avenue
Tampa, Florida 33602

Florida Northern District Court
http://www.flnb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: Gainesville, Panama City, Pensacola, Tallahassee
Counties of Jurisdiction: Alachua, Bay, Calhoun, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Wakulla, Walton, Washington

Judges:
Hon. Lewis M. Killian, Jr.
U.S. Bankruptcy Court Ste. 3120
227 North Bronough St.
Tallahasee, FL 32301-1378
(904) 942-8943

 

Clerks:
Bill Blevins
Bankruptcy Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court Ste., 3120
227 North Bronough St.
Tallahasee, FL 32301-1378
(904) 942-8933

Florida Southern District Court
http://www.flsb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, West Palm Beach
Counties of Jurisdiction: Broward, Dade, Highlands, Indian River, Martin, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach County, St. LuciePalm Beach County, St. Lucie

Judges:
Hon. A. Jay Cristol
Chief Judge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
51 First Ave., SW
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 536-4121

Hon. Steven H. Friedman
335 Federal Bldg.
701 Clematis St.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 655-6872

Hon. Paul G. Hyman, Jr.
U.S Bankruptcy Court
299 East Broward Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 356-7224

Hon. Robert Mark
1401 Federal Bldg.
51 SW First Ave.
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 536-4111

Hon. Raymond B. Ray
U.S Bankruptcy Court
299 East Broward Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 356-7340

Hon. Robert Hershen
Chief Judge
P.O. Box 86
126 U.S. Courthouse
Macon, GA
(912) 752-3506

Hon. John T. Laney, III
P.O. Box 1540
Columbus, GA 31902-1540
(706) 649-7837

Hon. James D. Walker
P. O Box 64
433 Cherry St.
Macon, GA 31202
(912) 752-3506

 

Clerks:
Karen Eddy
Bankruptcy Clerk.
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
51 SW First Ave. Rm. 1517
Miami, FL 33130
(305) 536-5216

Chris LaCoursier
Deputy In Charge
U.S Bankruptcy Court
Room 310
299 East Broward Blvd.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
(954) 769-5700

Kathy Knoff
Deputy in Charge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
701 Clematis St. Rm 202
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
(561) 655-6774