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Richard A. Weis

JUDICIAL BIOGRAPHY

Year elected to the bench: 2009

Assignments: Appointed to County Court by Governor Charlie Crist
                          Family Law Division B, December 2009 - Present

                          General Magistrate, 2005-2009
                          Family Law Division: Probate, Guardianship and Mental Health Division

EDUCATION

Law School: Stetson University College of Law (J.D.), 1988

Undergraduate: University of Tampa
                              B.A., English, magna cum laude, 1982

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Bar Membership:

Florida Bar, 1988
Hillsborough County Bar Association
Family Law Inns of Court

Courts of Admission:

Florida Supreme Court, 1988
United States District Court (Middle District of Florida), 1989
United States Court of Appeals (11th Circuit), 1992
United States Court of Military Appeals, 1992
United States Army Court of Military Review, 1992
United States Air Force Court of Military Review, 1992
United States Supreme Court, 1995
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, 1996

Certifications:

Board-certification, Marital and Family Law, Florida Bar, 1995 - Present
Certified mediator (circuit, county, and family courts), Florida Bar, 1994 - Present

Military:

Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army Reserve
Special Operations Command Central, MacDill Air Force Base

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Cub Scout Den Leader