Former Judge Bobby W. Gunther


University of Florida, B.A., 1963; University of Florida, J.D., 1965.

Legal Offices & Positions:

Judge, Fourth District Court of Appeal, 1986-2007; Chief Judge, 1995-97; Judge, 17th Judicial Circuit Court, 1981-86; Judge, Broward County Court, 1973-81; Private Practice, 1966-73.

Judicial & Bar Activities:

The Florida Bar (Summary Procedure Rules Committee, Vice-Chair, 1977; Judicial Evaluation Committee, Formerly Judicial Polls Committee, 1977-94, Vice-Chair, 1981,1990,1991, Chair 1993-94; Judicial Nominating Commission Committee, 1998-present; Broward County Bar (Family Law Committee, 1967, Legal Aid Committee, 1981, 1993-94, Chair, 1975; Judicial Selection and Tenure, 1985); Instructor, Nova University College Accellerated Program for Police Officers (CAPP); Broward Commission on the Status of Women, 1977-86 (secretary,1982); Women's Detention Center Advisory Committee, (faculty advisor for the General Session at the National Judicial College, Nevada, 1979); Instructor, Florida College for New Judges, Gainesville, 1980-81; Judicial Coordinating Counsel, 1981; Governor's Task Force on Criminal Justice System Reform, 1980-82; Gender Bias Steering Committee, 1987 and Gender Bias Commission, 1987; American Bar Association Education Committee Council of Chief Judges of Courts of Appeal, 1995-96.