Austin Rogers(813) 301-5003Mr. Rogers works on cases ending in odd numbers.
Daniel Silver(813) 301-5022Mr. Silver works on cases ending in even numbers.
Federal Judicial ServiceDistrict Judge, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida
Nominated by George H.W. Bush on September 23, 1991, to a new seat authorized by 104 Stat. 5089. Confirmed by the Senate on February 6, 1992, and received commission on February 10, 1992. Chief Judge, 2015–present.
University of Florida, B.A., 1972
University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 1975
Private Practice, Tampa, Florida, 1975–1992
A judge may prefer the use of particular forms for things like the case management report, the certificate of interested persons, and trial exhibits. Please see Chief Judge Merryday's preferences on forms below.