Fairness in our courtrooms is why Judge Bruce Anderson’s diverse legal career is important. Bruce is qualified to uphold the most sacred right emblazoned upon the hearts of our citizenry; to be heard by a judge who understands the law, with the kind of wisdom that ranges in search for the truth based upon the merits of each particular case and litigant standing before the court.
Less than 5% of all Florida Lawyers are Board Certified. In becoming Board Certified in Civil Trial Law, Bruce Anderson was evaluated for professionalism and tested for expertise by the Florida Bar, plus peer reviewed for professionalism, character and ethics in trial. It’s The Florida Bar’s highest level of evaluation on competency and experience of attorneys in the 27 areas of law approved for certification by the Supreme Court of Florida.
★ 1980 – Graduated Fletcher High School
★ 1984 – Graduated JU
★ 1988 – Graduated UF College of Law
★ 1988 – Hired Assistant State Attorney by Ed Austin
★ 2005 – Joined Terrell Hogan Law Firm, Partner
★ Martindale-Hubbell, AV-Preeminent Rating
★ Board Certified, Civil Trial Law
★ 2016 – Elected Circuit Judge
★ 2020 – Jurist of the Year Award, American Board of Trial Advocates (Jax)
★ 2021 – Professionalism Award, Jacksonville Bar Association
★ 2022 – Appointed Florida Supreme Court Standard Jury Instruction Civil Committee