Lawrence R. Kirkwood

2020

Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant

Senior

Phone 407.836.2276

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2020

Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant
Judicial Assignment
  • 2011-2019 Senior Judge

  • 2010 Circuit Judge, Orange County Civil

  • 2003-2009 Administrative Circuit Judge, Probate

  • 2001-2002 Circuit Judge, Orange County Criminal

  • 1998-2000 Circuit Judge, Orange County Civil

  • 1995-1997 Circuit Judge, Orange County Domestic

  • 1991-1994 Circuit Judge, Orange County Civil

  • 1989-1990 Circuit Judge, Osceola County Civil

  • 1987-1988 Circuit Judge, Orange County Civil

  • 1983-1986 Circuit Judge, Orange County Criminal

  • 1981-1982 Circuit Judge, Orange County Juvenile

Education
  • Masters of Judicial Studies: University of Nevada-Reno (1994)

  • Juris Doctor: University of Florida, College of Law (1971)

  • Bachelor of Arts: Florida Southern College (1969)

Professional Activities
  • Conference of Circuit Court Judges, 1981-present

  • Speaker for Young Lawyers Division of The Florida Bar, 1987-present.

  • Florida Supreme Court Gender Bias Study Implementation Commission, 1990-96

  • Judicial Evaluation Committee of The Florida Bar, 1982-present

  • Judicial Administration Selection and Tenure Committee of The Florida Bar, 1993-present

  • Chairman, Orange County Courthouse Security Committee, 1999-2002

  • American Bar Association

  • National Conference of State Trial Judges Division of the ABA

  • American Judges Association

  • American Judicature Society