Richard Oftedal

Judicial Assignment

Circuit Civil "AA"

Prior Judicial Experience

Appointed to the Circuit Court in 1988

Former Chief Judge


University of Virginia in 1973 (B.S. Nuclear Engineering)

University of Florida College of Law in 1973 (JD)

Prior Work Experience

General Counsel to the Palm Beach County School Board

Professional Activities

Faculty member of the Gerald T. Bennet Prosecutor/Public Defender Trial Training Program

Volunteer in the Palm Beach County Youth Court

Previous member of the statewide Family Steering Committee

  • Previous member of the Jury Management Steering Committee
  • Member of the statewide Judicial Mentor Program.