Governor Rick Scott announced today the appointment of Judge Robert J. Luck to the Third District Court of Appeal.
Luck, 37, of North Miami Beach, has served as a Circuit Judge for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit since 2013, and previously served as an Assistant United States Attorney and Deputy Chief at the United States Attorney’s Office Southern District of Florida. He received both his bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of Florida. Luck fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Frank A. Shepherd.