The Fifteenth Judicial Circuit Judges and Court staff celebrate the life of the Honorable Walter N. Colbath, Jr., who passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. He was 86 years old.
We are now accepting applications for new and renewing professional guardians for the 15th Judicial Circuit’s Professional Guardians Registry for the Wheel. Applications will be accepted via email from May 1st-May 15th, 2021.
At the direction of the Florida Supreme Court, the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit has implemented Differentiated Case Management Plans.
The Judges of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit have elected the Hon. Glenn Kelley to serve as the next Chief Judge. Judge Kelley’s term as Chief Judge is for the period of July 1, 2021 through June 30, 2023.
The hiring freeze is lifted and the Circuit is currently seeking talented and qualified persons for several court positions. Please see the current openings on our Job Postings Page. Positions are open until filled so do not delay in applying.
Chief Judge Marx has announced the new assignment of judges, effective January 2021. Please see the attached Administrative Order.
Administrative Order 5.104 Appointing Magistrates ammended January 13, 2021.
NOTICE: Face Mask or Facial Covering Required for Entry into Courthouses
In compliance with Administrative Order 12.510-12/2020.18, all persons entering any of the courthouses in Palm Beach County shall wear a mask or facial covering.
The Circuit congratulates Judge Jaimie Goodman on his re-election to the Circuit Bench. Judge Goodman, who took the bench in 2015, has presided in Circuit Civil Division AD since 2018.