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Antonio Arzola

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Antonio Arzola
Current Court Information:
Florida Eleventh Circuit Court
Title:   Judge
Position:   Group 54
Appointed by:   Charlie Crist
Active:   12/2009 - 1/2019
Preceded by:   Thomas "Tam" Wilson
Past post:   Miami-Dade County Court Judge
Past term:   2005 - 2009
Personal History
Born:   September 27, 1970
Hometown:   Miami, FL
Undergraduate:   Florida International University, 1991
Law School:   University of Miami, 1995
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  Eleventh Circuit Court
State:  Florida
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  Yes
Primary date:  August 14, 2012
Election vote:  ApprovedA
Antonio Arzola is a judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court, Civil Division, in Florida. He was appointed to the court by former Governor Charlie Crist on September 22, 2009 to replace former Judge Thomas "Tam" Wilson. He was formally sworn in on December 4, 2009.[1][2][3] He was elected in 2012 and his current term expires in January of 2019.[4]

Biography and Education

Arzola was born in Miami, FL on September 27, 1970. He received his B.S. degree from Florida International University in 1991 and his J.D. degree from the University of Miami in 1995.[5][6][7]


Arzola began his career in 1995 as a judicial law clerk for U.S. District Judge Federico Moreno. The following year, he joined the law firm of Murai, Wald, Biondo, Moreno & Brochin, P.A., where he practiced until 2005. In September of that year, he was appointed to the Miami-Dade County Court. He then joined the circuit court in 2009.[6][7]

2012 election

Arzola was unopposed and automatically re-elected following the primary election on August 14, 2012.[8]

See also: Florida judicial elections, 2012

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