General Magistrates and Hearing Officers

General Magistrates


Alison Franklin

Current Assignments:

Alachua Division Q (Cases pursuant to 916.107, 393.11, and Chapter 415, Florida Statutes)
Alachua Division S (Mental Health)
Baker Mental Health (Northeast Florida State Hospital Cases pursuant to 916.107)

Assistants:
Mental Health  РCandace Thomas mentalhealth@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
Zoom Guidelines

Katherine L. Floyd

Current Assignments:
Alachua Residential Mortgage Foreclosures
Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union Mortgage Foreclosures
Alachua Simplified Dissolutions
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union Probate
Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union Guardianship
Gilchrist and Levy Juvenile Dependency

Assistants:
Foreclosures – foreclosures@circuit8.org
Probate – probate@circuit8.org
Mental Health – Candace Thomas mentalhealth@circuit8.org
Juvenile Dependency – Candace Thomas thomasc@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
Zoom Guidelines
Alachua – Foreclosures
Alachua – Foreclosure Sales
Alachua – Probate
Baker, Bradford and Union РForeclosure
Baker, Bradford and Union – Foreclosure Sales
Gilchrist – Foreclosures
Gilchrist – Foreclosure Sales
Levy – Foreclosures
Levy – Foreclosure Sales
Levy Probate
Levy: Pro Se
Alachua – Mental Health Division “S” (Baker Acts and Marchman Acts)

Bridget Baker

Current Assignments:
Alachua , Baker, Bradford, and Union Juvenile Dependency

Assistants:
Candace Thomas thomasc@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
General Dependency Policies & Procedures
Telephone Appearance Procedures
Alachua Pro Se Family and Simplified Dissolutions

Judicial Hearing Officers


Samuel Stafford
CSE Director & Hearing Officer

Current Assignments:
Alachua Division “N” (DOR Child Support Cases)
Baker, Bradford, Gilchrist, Levy, and Union – DOR Child Support Cases

Assistant:
Nancy Brown-Williford brownn@circuit8.org