Electronic filing through the Florida Courts ePortal is mandatory for attorneys in the civil, probate, small claims, and family law divisions.  Electronic filing for the criminal, criminal traffic, and juvenile divisions is mandatory effective February 3, 2014.   Please refer to Administrative Order 1.20 for more information on E-Filing in the Eighth Judicial Circuit.

Proposed orders, proposed judgments, and other documents to be entered by the Court shall be submitted to the Court pursuant to that division's proceduresThey are not to be e-filed through the ePortal, or mailed to the Clerks of Court.

See the Florida State Court's website for more information, the Alachua Clerk of Court's eFiling page, and the Florida Bar's website.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Information

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this proceeding, you are entitled, at no cost to you, to the provision of certain assistance.  Please contact the ADA Coordinator at (352) 337-6237, at least 7 days before your scheduled court appearance.  If you are hearing or voice impaired, please call 711.

If you are deaf or hard of hearing and require an ASL interpreter or an assisted listening device to participate in a proceeding, please contact Court Interpreting at interpreter@circuit8.org