Your new federal court judge may just come from the following Miami State court judges who have applied and think they have the right stuff for Federal Court (Motto: " The benefits include: Really big chambers; the guidelines are advisory; no idiot can run against you")
Antonio Arzola (Former Fred Moreno Clerk)
Mark Blumstein (Not been on bench long enough to find his parking spot)
Betty Butchko (Former ASA)
Peter Lopez (Well respected judge, often spoken of as Fed Material)
Migna Sanchez-Llorens (Former Fed PD)
Orlando Prescott (Former ASA, distinguished himself as Administrative Judge in Juvenile Court)
Rudy Ruiz (Making very positive impressions during his short time on the bench)
Rodney Smith (Former ASA, very compelling personal story and journey to becoming a Judge)
John Thornton (Not his first federal rodeo, Fred Moreno connection which is not something to be overlooked)
Daryl Trawick (Former AUSA)
*Judge Kastrenakis sits in West Palm Beach, but he is a former Dade ASA, Former Southern District AUSA, and rumored to be a reader of the blog, so we include him in the list.
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