Judge Profile

Moses Baker, Jr.

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Civil division of the 15th Judicial Circuit Court, 1994 to 2000
  • 15th Judicial Circuit of Florida (1994)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner and/or Shareholder, Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A., 1984 to 1994
  • Faculty of Prosecutor/Public Defender Training Program, University of Florida College of Law, 2002
  • Chairman of the Board Directors, Urban League of Palm Beach County
  • Board of Directors, Vision Teen Parenting Foundation
  • Board of Directors, Boys & Girls Club of West Palm Beach
  • Board of Directors, Zoological Society of the Palm Beaches
  • Board of Directors, Armory School and Visual Arts Center
  • Board of Directors, Goodwill Industries
  • Board of Directors, Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
  • Board of Directors, Boy Scouts of America, Present

Biographical Data:

  • On February 11, 1973, he was inducted into the Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society. Judge Baker has received numerous awards and recognition for his work in the community, including but not limited to the following: Outstanding Achievement Award presented by Mt. Olive Baptist Church Community Service Award presented by Tabernacle Baptist Church Certificate of Appreciation presented by Palm Beach Community College Special Appreciation and Recognition Award presented by Vision Teen Parenting Foundation Outstanding Community Service And Support To Palm Beach County presented by Suncoast Chamber of Commerce Recognition Award presented by Minority Law Enforcement Council Recognition Award of Appreciation presented by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.


  • Magna Cum Laude Graduate, Florida A & M University, Tallahassee, 1973