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Division 26

COMPLEX CIVIL DIVISION (26)

Effective January 13, 2014, Judge Patti Englander Henning is participating in the pilot program for e-orders.

  • This means that you are submitting an AGREED ORDER.
  • No Agreed order to continue a hearing and/or trial.
  • No agreed order to withdraw as counsel of record.
  • FINAL ORDER OF DISMISSAL and/or EX-PARTE ORDER COMPELLING DISCOVERY. You MUST submit these Orders through the on-line E-Order System in PDF format with the Order being the LAST page(s) of your download
  • If your Order is approved,the judge’s electronic signature, date and time will appear at the bottom of the last page of your order.
  • Any hard copies of Orders dropped off or mailed to the Court will NOT be entered!
  • For assistance, please visit: http://www.17th.flcourts.org/index.php/self-help/eorders

Division (26) does not conduct Motion Calendar. All Motions are specially set. The Court may also establish telephone hearings Monday through Friday on short notice, to alleviate the necessity of counsel appearing in person. The moving party shall be responsible for establishing conference calls with all counsel of record for telephonic hearings.

Be advised --- Courtroom telephonic communications have limitations!

Requests for Emergency Hearings shall comply with the 17th Judicial Circuit’s definition of an Emergency, be in writing, and submitted to the Court as outlined herein.

Any requests for specially set hearings ½ hour or more shall be in writing. Counsel shall furnish the Court with a courtesy copy of the Motion and an estimate of how much time will be required for the hearing. These may be sent via e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , providing the communication does not exceed five pages. All other pleadings and correspondence exceeding five pages are to be routed via the U.S. Postal Service, hand delivered, or overnight service to:

Honorable Patti Englander Henning

Broward County Courthouse

201 SE Sixth Street, Room 996

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

For any case recently transferred to the Complex Civil Division, Plaintiff’s counsel shall provide a service list with all counsel(s) names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mails and secretary’s name(s), to the Judicial Assistant @ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . The judicial assistant shall then, schedule a ½ hour Case Management Conference (CMC) for the case with notice to all counsel(s) of record. If additional time will be necessary, please notify the judicial assistant.

2014 TRIAL DOCKET SCHEDULE

COURTROOM 995

QUARTER

CALENDAR CALL

TRIAL WEEK DOCKETS

2ND

MARCH 13, 2014

MARCH 24 – JUNE 20

3RD

JUNE 5, 2014

JUNE 23 – SEPTEMBER 19

4TH

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014

SEPTEMBER 29 – DECEMBER 12

1ST

DECEMBER 11, 2014

JANUARY 12 – MARCH 21, 2015

2ND

MARCH 12, 2015

MARCH 23 – JUNE 19, 2015

3RD

JUNE 11, 2015

JUNE 22 – SEPTEMBER 18

4TH

SEPTEMBER 17, 2015

SEPTEMBER 28 – DECEMBER 11

ORDERS & JUDGMENTS OF GENERAL INTEREST

Notice of Intent to file New Case in the Complex Business and Tort Division