Judge Profile

Jacqueline H. Scola

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit-Miami-Dade Circuit Court
  • Circuit bench, 2003 & 2009
  • Associate Judge, Fourth District Court of Appeal

Other Professional Experience:

  • Regular Teacher, College of Advanced Judicial Studies
  • Regular Teacher, Circuit Court Conference of Judges
  • Regular Teacher, Florida Judges’ College
  • Regular Instructor of Advanced Trial Advocacy Program, University of Florida Levin School of Law
  • Instructor, NITA Teacher Training at Harvard University
  • Advisory Board of the Center for Ethics and Public Service, University of Miami School of Law, 2002
  • Assistant State Attorney, Janet Reno
  • Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of Florida in Miami

Biographical Data:

  • Judge Hogan Scola also taught in the Litigation Skills Program at the University of Miami School of Law since 1994 and as a guest lecturer at Diaz-Balart School of Law at Florida International University. She is married to the Honorable Judge Robert N. Scola, Jr. They have two sons and have resided in Miami-Dade County for over 30 years.


  • J.D., University of Miami School of Law, 1982
  • B.A., University of Florida, 1975


  • Liggett Group, Inc. v. Davis, 2007


  • Luis Hernandez, Bailiff
  • Alina Mac Donald, Judicial Assistant