General Magistrates and Hearing Officers

General Magistrates


Jodi Cason

Current Assignments:

Mortgage Foreclosures – Baker, Bradford and Union
Juvenile Dependency – Baker and Bradford
Mental Health – North Florida Evaluation and Treatment Center (NFETC) Medication
Division Q – Northeast Florida State Hospital (NEFSH) Medication
and Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD)
Probate –  Baker, Bradford and Union
Family Division Cases Referred by Division Judges-Alachua
Pro Se Family Law – Baker

Assistants:
Alachua – vacant
Baker, Bradford and Union – Foreclosure – foreclosures@circuit8.org
Juvenile Dependency – Candace Thomas thomasc@circuit8.org
Baker Pro Se Family Cases – Kelly Danaher danaherk@circuit8.org
Probate  – probate@circuit8.org
Mental Health  – Candace Thomas mentalhealth@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
Zoom Guidelines
Baker, Bradford and Union – Foreclosure
Baker, Bradford and Union – Foreclosure Sales
Probate

Katherine L. Floyd

Current Assignments:
Alachua: Probate
Alachua: Residential Mortgage Foreclosures
Alachua: Mental Health Division “S”
Gilchrist and Levy: Mortgage Foreclosures
Gilchrist and Levy: Juvenile Dependency
Levy: Probate
Levy: Pro Se

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
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)

Nancy Wilkov

Current Assignment:
Alachua Juvenile Dependency

Assistant:
Candace Thomas thomasc@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
General Dependency Policies & Procedures
Telephone Appearance Procedures

Bridget Baker

Current Assignments:
Circuit-wide: Guardianship
Alachua: Pro Se cases assigned to all DR Divisions
Alachua: All Simplified Dissolutions
Alachua: Mental Health Division “Q”
Baker: Mental Health

Assistants:
Guardianship Assistant: Sydney Freid freids@circuit8.org
Mental Health Assistant: Candace Thomas thomasc@circuit8.org

Division Procedures:
Guardianship
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)
Levy – DOR Child Support Cases

Assistant:
Nancy Brown-Williford brownn@circuit8.org

Jodi Cason

Current Assignments:
Baker: DOR Child Support Cases
Bradford: DOR Child Support Cases
Gilchrist: DOR Child Support Cases
Union: DOR Child Support Cases

Assistant:
Nancy Brown-Williford brownn@circuit8.org