Judge Profile

Charles T. Canady

Judicial Experience:

  • Florida Supreme Court (November 20, 2002)
  • Florida Supreme Court (August 28, 2008)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Lane, Trohn, et al., 1983 to 1992
  • Holland and Knight, 1979 to 1982
  • Florida House of Representatives
  • United States House of Representatives

Biographical Data:

  • Chief Justice Charles Canady was born in Lakeland, Florida, in 1954. He is married to Jennifer Houghton, and they have two children.

Education:

  • J.D., Yale Law School, 1979
  • B.A., Haverford College, 1976

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, House Judiciary Committee
  • House Judiciary Subcommittee, Chairman, January 1995 - January 2001
  • General Counsel, Governor Jeb Bush

Staff:

  • Pam Stewart, Judicial Assistant