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Roger J. McDonald


Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant


Phone 407.836.2276



Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant
Judicial Assignment
  • 2015-2019 Senior Judge

  • 2012-2014 Circuit Judge, Orange County Domestic

  • 2008-2011 Circuit Judge, Orange County Criminal

  • 2005-2007 Circuit Judge, Orange County Juvenile

  • 1999-2004 Circuit Judge, Osceola County Domestic

  • 1997-1998 Circuit Judge, Osceola County Criminal

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

  • Bachelor of Science, Finance: Florida State University (1965)

Professional Activities
  • Member, Orange County Bar Association

  • Member, The Florida Bar

  • Former Chairperson, Courthouse Committee

  • Former Chairperson, Law Library Committee

  • Orange County Bar Association Historical Preservation Committee

  • Orange County Bar Association Liaison with Orange County Public Television

  • Speaker, Florida Collection Law and Foreclosure, National Business Institute, Inc.

  • Orange County Bar Association Speaker's Committee

  • Participant, Orange County Bar Association Seminar on Foreclosures

  • Career Participant, Legal Aid Society Services

  • Former Member, Florida Bar Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee