Court-Appointed Counsel

For private attorneys who wish to serve as court appointed counsel pursuant to Florida Statutes 27.40.

FY 16-17 Registry of Attorneys 

Becoming a Court-Appointed Attorney for FY 17-18

The application period for FY 17-18 is now closed. For additional information, please contact:

Marynelle Hardee
Court Operations Manager
Office of the Court Administrator
Eighth Judicial Circuit of Florida

Your completed Application package must be received by the following DEADLINE: 9:00 a.m. EST on Monday, June 5, 2017. Applications that are incomplete or received after the deadline will not be reviewed or processed.

IMPORTANT NOTE TO CURRENT REGISTRY MEMBERS: All current registry members must timely submit a completed application package if you wish to be considered for inclusion on the July 1, 2017- June 30, 2018 Registry. Failure to submit a current and complete package will result in your removal from the registry. Your inclusion on the Registry from the prior fiscal year will not be automatically renewed.

For questions, please contact Marynelle Hardee at (352) 264-7080 or

Conflict Counsel Application FY 17-18

Circuitwide Orders of Appointment & Withdrawal

Related Administrative Orders