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The Divisional Instructions have been updated. Please be sure to review them prior to contacting the Judicial Assistant.

Information on In-Person vs. ZOOM hearings as Palm Beach County's Mask Mandate is Reinstated as of August 2, 2021 *see A/O 12.515.2:

The following hearings shall take place IN-PERSON:

  • ARRAIGNMENTS
  • PRE-NEGIOTIATED PLEAS
  • SENTENCINGS
  • MOTIONS TO SUPPRESS
  • STAND YOUR GROUND HEARINGS
  • VIOLATIONS OF PROBATION
  • RICHARDSON HEARINGS
  • NELSON INQUIRIES
  • FARETTA INQUIRIES

STATUS CHECKS and CASE DISPOSITIONS will take place on Zoom OR in person.  This Court does not have a preference as long as Defendants are present on either Zoom or in person, unless a Waiver of Appearance (see A/O 12.515.2) is properly filed with the Court in advance.  Please note that the Courthouse is subject to Palm Beach County's Mask Mandate as of Monday, August 2, 2021.

For those on Zoom:

  1. PROPER ATTIRE REQUIRED. 
  2. COUNSEL'S VIDEO MUST BE ACTIVATED UPON ADDRESSING THE CASE. 
  3. EVERYONE SHALL LABEL THEMSELVES WITH FIRST NAME AND LAST NAME.

 

Meeting Link: Zoom Link

Meeting ID: 890 4412 8953

Dial by your location:

  • US Toll-free 877-853-5257
  • US Toll-free 888-475-4499

pdf Standing Order for Inmates

Please refer to Judge Suskauer's Divisional Instructions for all divisional procedures, thank you.

Suggestions to Paralegals and Attorney's before you call the JA:

  • Please read the divisional instructions first before calling the JA.
  • Make sure your Motions have been filed and docketed before you call the JA to obtain hearing time.
  • Check the court record and see if there are any current future dates on the case you will be calling about.