Judge George M. Wright

Judge George M. Wright

The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids the judges of the Eighth Judicial Circuit to discuss pending cases with the public. Please do not call the Court expecting to speak with a Judge about any case. If you have a comment to make, please mail it to the Clerk’s Office in the appropriate county. Please keep in mind that the Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in court and documents filed by actual parties to the case. They cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case, and they cannot give legal advice. Thank you.

Current Assignment

Circuit Judge, January 2021 – Present

Alachua: Circuit Civil Division L

Bradford: Family
Bradford: Domestic Violence
Bradford: Juvenile Delinquency
Bradford: Juvenile Dependency
Bradford: Probate
Bradford: Mental Health
Bradford: Truancy
Bradford: Circuit Civil
Bradford: Mortgage Foreclosures
Bradford: Extraordinary Writs

Judicial Assistant

Anita Simoneaux


Alachua County Family Civil Justice Center
201 East University Avenue, Rm 304
Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 548-3718 (Phone)
(352) 381-0176 (Fax)

Bradford County Courthouse
945 North Temple Avenue
Starke, FL 32091
(904) 966-6210 (Phone)
(904) 966-6391 (Fax)


University of Florida, 2002
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, summa cum laude
Bachelor of Arts, English, summa cum laude

University of Florida, 2006
Juris Doctor, magna cum laude