Honorable Kevin Emas named Chief Judge of the Third District Court of Appeal

On January 10, 2019, Judge Kevin Emas was unanimously elected by his peers as the nineteenth Chief Judge of the Third District Court of Appeal since the Court opened in 1957. Chief Judge Emas will serve in this capacity until June 30, 2021. As Chief Judge, he will be responsible for all administrative matters of the Court.

Also, by unanimous decision, Judge Ivan F. Fernandez was elected to serve as Chief Judge-Elect.