Judge Profile

Janis Keyser

Judicial Experience:

  • 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida (2006)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Law Clerk, Fourth District Court of Appeal Judge The Honorable James Downey, 1985 to 1986
  • Jones and Foster, P.A., 1984 to 1985
  • Law Clerk, U.S. District Judge for the Southern District of Florida The Honorable Jose A. Gonzalez, Jr., 1982 to 1984

Biographical Data:

  • Practice Background: Civil Litigation and Appellate Private Practice (1986-2006) Assigned to Civil and Criminal Division - Main Courthouse Assigned to Civil Division in 2009 - South County Branch


  • J.D., University of Florida, College of Law, 1982
  • B.A., Florida State University, 1979

Admission to the Bar:

  • Florida State Bar, 1996

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Florida Bar Association in Appellate Practice


  • Jeri Fickes, Judicial Assistant