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Justice Jamie R. Grosshans

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About this Court Position

Candidate Background

Judicial Background

  • 2020 - present: Justice, Florida Supreme Court. Appointed by Governor Ron DeSantis.
  • 2018 - 2020: Judge, 5th District Court of Appeal. Appointed by Governor Rick Scott.
  • 2017 - 2018: County Judge, Orange County. Appointed by Governor Rick Scott.*

Additional Background

Judge Grosshans has almost 10 years of private practice experience. Her practice focused on family law and some criminal law. During that time, she was also an Adjunct Professor at Valencia College. She taught Hospitality Law for 7 years. Before that, she was an Assistant State Attorney. In the misdemeanor and felony divisions, she gained experience with criminal jury trials. Her internships include clerking for the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney's Office in Mississippi.

This is a conservative candidate.

They are a textualist.

They are a member of the Federalist Society.

additional resources

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* Appointed instead of running for election because of a vacancy between election cycles.