Jill EmersonMs. Emerson works on cases ending in 33–65.(813) 301-5062
Christopher ShandMr. Shand works on cases ending in 66–99.(813) 301-5066
Gregory PiersonMr. Pierson works on cases ending in 0–33.(813) 301-5064
Federal Judicial ServiceDistrict Judge, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Nominated by Barack Obama on June 25, 2009, to a seat vacated by Susan C. Bucklew. Confirmed by the Senate on November 9, 2009, and received commission on November 12, 2009.
Howard University, B.A., 1979
University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 1981
Assistant Public Defender, Tallahassee, Florida, 1982–1985
Assistant Public Defender, Tampa, Florida, 1985–1987
Assistant City Lawyer, Tampa, Florida, 1987–1994Judge, Hillsborough County Court, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1994
Private Practice, Tampa, Florida, 1995–2000Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Thirteenth Judicial Circuit, 2001–2009
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