Heather L. Higbee

2021

Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant

Circuit

Phone 407.836.9580

Chamber Thomas S. Kirk Juvenile Justice Center
Courtroom 6
Sub Division 07
Division 4
Assignment Juvenile Dependency
Judicial Assistant Donna Isaacson

2021

Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant
Judicial Assignment
  • 2021 Circuit Judge, Orange County Juvenile Dependency

  • 2020 Administrative Circuit Judge, Domestic Relations

  • 2019 Associate Administrative Circuit Judge, Domestic Relations

  • 2017-2018 Circuit Judge, Orange County Civil

  • 2016 Circuit Judge, Orange County Criminal

  • 2015 Circuit Judge, Orange County Criminal (VOP)

  • 2014 Associate Administrative Circuit Judge, Domestic Relations

  • 2011-2014 Circuit Judge, Orange County Domestic

  • 2013-2014 Administrative Circuit Judge, Appellate

  • 2010-2011 Orange County Judge, Civil

  • 2007-2009 Orange County Judge, Criminal

Education
  • Juris Doctor: University of Florida, College of Law

  • Bachelor of Arts, English: Duke University

Professional Activities
  • Member, The Florida Bar

  • Member, Orange County Bar Association

  • Member, Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers

  • Member, Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida

  • Board of Directors, Orlando Safety Council Inc.

  • Associate Judge, Fifth District Court of Appeal - September 2015 & September 2019

  • University of Central Florida Adjunct Professor 2008-2013

  • University of Central Florida Legal Studies Advisory Board 2010-2013

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