Judge Profile

Barbara Logoa

Judicial Experience:

  • District Court of Appeal- Third District (2006)
  • United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida, 2003

Biographical Data:

  • Judge Lagoa was born in Miami, Florida in 1967. Judge Lagoa is fluent in English and Spanish. Judge Lagoa is the first Cuban American woman to serve on the Court. The United States District Courts for the Middle Southern Districts of Florida. The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Judge Lagoa practiced in both the civil and criminal.


  • J.D., Columbia University, 1992
  • B.A. cum laude, Florida International University, 1989

Admission to the Bar:

  • Florida State Bar

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Phi Kappa Phi honor society
  • Board of Directors, YWCA of Greater Miami and Dade County
  • The Film Society of Miami
  • Kristi House
  • The FIU Alumni Association