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Ronald Ficarrotta


JUDICIAL BIOGRAPHY

Appointed to the bench in 1994 - County Court, Appointed by Governor Lawton Chiles.

    - Elected without opposition in 1994. 

    - Re-elected without opposition in 1998.

Appointed to the Circuit Court in 1999, Appointed by Governor Jeb Bush.

    - Elected without opposition in 2000, 2006 and 2012.


Assignments:

   - Current Assignment: Chief Judge, General Civil Division "Z"

   - Felony Division

   - County Criminal

   - Domestic Violence

   - Family Law


EDUCATION

Law School: 

South Texas College of Law

J.D., 1982

Magdalen College, Oxford, England

Diploma in International Law, 1982


Undergraduate: 

University of Florida - B.S., Advertising, 1979

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Florida Conference of Circuit Court Judges, Past Chair

Trial Court Budget Commission - Executive Committee

Florida Clerks of Court Operations Corporation

Florida Court Technology Commission

The Hillsborough County Bar Association

United States District Court, Middle District of Florida

The Florida Bar Association