Christopher N. Patterson, Circuit Judge

Christopher N. PattersonContact Information:

Bay County
P.O. Box 2237
Panama City, Florida 32402
(850) 914-6485

Jackson County
P.O. Box 976
Marianna, Florida 32447
(850) 482-9209

Judicial Assistant: Amanda Williams

Judicial Assignments:

Chief Judge -2019 - Present

Jackson County

FL Trial Courts Performance and Accountability Committee

Chair, Justice Administrative Committee, FL Conference of Circuit Judges

Executive Committee, Fl Conference of Circuit Judges

Senior Judge Review Board, First DCA


Clemson University, B.A., 1982
Nova University, J.D. 1985
Florida Bar Board Certified, BLSE, Criminal Trial, 1995 to present

Professional Activities:

Administrative Criminal Law Judge, Calhoun, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, and Washington Counties
Administrative Family Law Judge - Circuit wide
2017 Judge of Year – FLABAR Law Related Education Committee

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