Judge James M. Colaw

Judge Colaw

Current Assignment Circuit Judge - September 2013 - Present
  Alachua: Criminal Division II (F-K)
  Baker: Circuit Criminal
  Circuit-wide: Extraordinary and Unusual Case Compensation 
    
Judicial Assistant
Wendy Thurow
   
Office Alachua County Criminal Justice Center
  220 South Main Street
  Gainesville, FL 32601
  (352) 548-3784 (phone)
   
  Baker County Courthouse
  339 East Macclenny Avenue
  Macclenny, FL 32063
  (904) 259-0216 (phone)
   
Education &  2006 - Present: National Board Certified in Criminal Trial
Certifications  2006 - Present: Florida Board Certified in Criminal Trial
  Juris Doctor: University of Florida College of Law
  Masters of Business Administration: University of Florida
  Bachelor: Carnegie Mellon University
    
Committees  Criminal Justice Committee of the Florida Conference of Circuit Judges
  Florida Bar Criminal Law Certification Committee
  National Board of Trial Advocacy (NBTA), Board of Directors 
  Faculty, Florida Conference of Circuit Court Judges, Death Penalty
  Adjunct Faculty University of Florida College of Law, Trial Practice
  Florida Institute on Interpersonal Violence (FIIV), Faculty for Domestic Violence Training for Judges