History of the Federal Judiciary

  U.S. District Courts for the Districts of Florida

   Judges of the Northern District of Florida
Mickle, Stephan P.
Born 1944 in New York, NY

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
Nominated by William J. Clinton on January 27, 1998, to a seat vacated by Maurice M. Paul. Confirmed by the Senate on May 14, 1998, and received commission on May 22, 1998. Served as chief judge, 2009-2011. Assumed senior status on June 22, 2011.

University of Florida, B.A., 1965
University of Florida, M.Ed., 1966
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 1970

Professional Career:
Attorney, Office of Legal Services, U.S. Office of Equal Opportunity, 1970
Private practice, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1971
Adjunct professor, University of Florida College of Law, 1971-
Private practice, Gainesville, Florida, 1972-1979
Special assistant public defender, Eighth Judicial Circuit, Florida, 1974
Judge, Alachua [Florida] County Court, 1979-1984
Judge, Circuit Court of Florida, Eighth Judicial Circuit, 1984-1992
Judge, Florida District Court of Appeal, First District, 1993-1998


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