Judge Jessica Recksiedler

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18th Circuit Judge, Group 3

Brevard County

Seminole County

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This candidate is a member of the Federalist Society.

Judge Jessica Recksiedler was elected to this seat in 2010 with 57.4% of the vote. They were automatically re-elected in 2016, because they were not challenged in the election.

Before she was elected to the Circuit bench, she had 12 years of experience as an attorney.

She began her career in 1998, working in private practice on both civil and criminal cases.

She also held an internship with a Prosecutor's office (1997-1998).

In June 2015, she was publicly reprimanded by the Florida Supreme Court for ethical misconduct for omitting and providing false information about her history of speeding and traffic violations during interviews to be appointed as a judge in the Court of Appeal. Video of Reprimand (6m)

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