Judge Edward Garrison
The Honorable Edward A Garrison

Divisions:
Family Division "FA"

Circuit Civil Division "AK" and "TD"
County Criminal Division "TD"

Judicial Assistant:
Jennifer Bernier

Email: jbernier@pbcgov.org
Phone: (561) 355-7891

Room:
6.2207

Courtroom Number: 
6-K

Main Judicial Complex
205 N. Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

UNIFORM MOTION CALENDAR IS ON WEDNESDAYS FOR FAMILY DIVISION  "FA"

UNIFORM MOTON CALENDAR IS ON TUESDAYS AND THURDAYS FOR CIVIL DIVISION  "AK"

 

Divisional Instructions for FAMILY DIVISION "FA"


UNIFORM MOTION CALENDAR

UMC hearings are heard each Wednesday at 8:30 a.m. in Courtroom  6 - K

Permission of the Court is NOT required to set hearings consisting of 10  minutes or less on the UMC.  Five business days Notice must be given to the opposing party, unless otherwise agreed.  The Motion and Notice of Hearing MUST be filed with the Court, including a certification that a good faith effort has been made to resolve the issue prior to setting the hearing in compliance with Local Rule 4.

Telephone appearances are allowed without prior Court approval through CourtCall.

 

SPECIAL SET HEARINGS

Requests for special set hearings (15 minutes or more) should be made by eMail to the JA, Jennifer Bernier jbernier@pbcgov.org .  The request should include the amount of time for hearing, and the approximate calendar window requested.  A copy of the motion should be attached to the eMail for the Court's review.  Upon review, available hearing dates will be provided to be coordinated with the opposing party, which may then be confirmed with Ms. Bernier.

A courtesy copy of the Motion and Notice should be provided to the Judge at least five business days prior to the hearing.

 

CANCELLATIONS

No Notice of Cancellation of UMC hearings is required.  Cancellation of Special Set Hearings/Trials should be by e-mail to Ms. Bernier, then by filing a Notice of Cancellation with the Court.

 

NOTICES FOR TRIAL

A Notice for Trial should be served upon all parties, with a copy to Division "FA" 

CAD-DivisionFA@pbcgov.org

 

POST JUDGMENT MATTERS

Pursuant to Administrative Order 5.104 , all post judgment motions and petitions are to be referred to the General Magistrates.   There must be one Order of Referral for EACH motion or pleading filed, which shall include the specific Magistrate assigned, and the room number of the Magistrate.  

 

MOTIONS and PROPOSED ORDERS

Proposed Orders, motions and other materials may be submitted to Judge Garrison through the Family Division "FA" portal  CAD-DivisionFA@pbcgov.org  

ALL PROPOSED ORDERS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN 'WORD' FORMAT.

 

 

 

DIVISIONAL INSTRUCTIONS FOR CIVIL DIVISION   "AK"

UMC will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays  ONLY  at 8:30 a.m. in Courtroom 6-K.
 Telephone appearances are allowed without prior Court approval through CourtCall.

SPECIAL SET HEARINGS  (same as "FA" above.)

Proposed Orders, motions and other materials may be submitted to Judge Garrison through the Civil Division  "AK"  portal   CAD-DivisionAK@pbcgov.org  

ALL PROPOSED ORDERS MUST BE SUBMITTED IN 'WORD' FORMAT.

see also  TRIAL CALENDARS

 

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last updated: 09/22/2017