13th Judicial Circuit

Circuit Representatives: John Dicks, Anisha Patel, Alex Palermo, Anthony Palermo, Howel Webster Melton, Travis Santos, Ciara Willis

  • John Dicks

    13th Circuit - Seat 1

    Akerman LLP

    Tampa, FL

    813-209-5065

  • Anisha Patel

    13th Circuit - Seat 2

    Hill Ward Henderson

    Tampa, FL

    813-222-3197

  • Alex Palermo

    13th Circuit - Seat 3

    Syniverse Technologies

    Tampa, FL

    813-414-4251

  • Anthony Palermo

    ABA Rep. - Ex Officio

    Holland & Knight LLP

    Tampa, FL

    813-227-6320

  • Howell Webster Melton, III

    13th Circuit - Ex Officio

    Bush Ross P.A.

    Tampa, FL

    813-204-6483

  • Travis Santos

    13th Circuit - Ex Officio

    Hill Ward Henderson

    Tampa, FL

    813-222-8523

  • Ciara Willis

    13th Circuit - Ex Officio

    Dean Mead

    Tampa, FL

    813-606-4598

Welcome to the 13th Judicial Circuit!

Welcome to our page! The Thirteenth Judicial Circuit of Florida serves Hillsborough County and is one of the largest circuits in the State of Florida.  The Thirteenth Circuit prides itself on its devotion to the legal community and the community at large.  Lawyers in the Thirteenth Circuit dedicate themselves to these goals through many different affiliates, including the following: the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Hillsborough County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, the Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers, the Tampa Hispanic Bar Association, the George Edgecomb Bar Association, the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Tampa Bay, the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, the Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, and many more.  The legal community in Hillsborough County fosters inclusiveness, diversity, and dedication to the practice of law.

The Thirteenth Judicial Circuit Governors of the Florida Bar Board of Governors Young Lawyers Division represent the young lawyers of our circuit.  In conjunction with the HCBA YLD, we provide trainings, CLE hours, support, and networking opportunities for young lawyers in Hillsborough County.  If you are looking to get involved and make a difference in Hillsborough County, you’ve come to the right place.  To learn about a specific affiliate, please click the link below.  To reach out to your Circuit Representative from the Florida Bar Association Board of Governors Young Lawyers Division, please feel free to contact any of the governors listed above.  We are here to serve you.

 

Local Bar Affiliates

1) Hillsborough County Bar Association
2) Hillsborough County Bar Association Young Lawyers Division
3) Hillsborough Association for Women Lawyers
4) Tampa Bay Hispanic Bar Association
5) George Edgecomb Bar Association
6) Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Tampa Bay
7) Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association
8) Tampa Bay Chapter of the Federal Bar Association Young Lawyers Division