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Judge Robert Morris

Appellate Judge

In 2009, Judge Morris began his service on the Second District Court of Appeal. Immediately prior, he was the chief judge in the Sixth Judicial Circuit (Pinellas/Pasco), where he had served as a judge since 1997. He serves on the Supreme Court Judicial Judge MorrisManagement Council and the Judicial Qualifications Commission.

Before becoming a judge, he practiced law for seventeen years including as a partner and Florida Committee member with Foley & Lardner. Thereafter he formed his own firm. His practice focused on commercial litigation as well as business and real estate law. He also served on the boards of directors of a bank and a hospital. Martindale-Hubbell rated him AV.

Judge Morris holds a B.S. from the University of Florida, a J.D. from DePaul University and a LL.M. from Duke University. He was editor-in-chief of Judicature.

Born in Jacksonville, he graduated from Tarpon Springs High School and married his high school classmate. They raised three children together.



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