Meet Judge Rodney “Rod” Smith

Honorable  Rodney “Rod” Smith,
Circuit  Judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit 

In May 2008, then-Florida Governor Charlie Crist appointed Judge Rodney Smith to the Miami-Dade County Court bench.  Judge Smith has presided over criminal, civil, and domestic violence cases at the South Dade Justice Center, Hialeah Branch Courthouse, North Dade Justice Center, and Miami Beach Courthouse.  Judge Smith was subsequently retained to the County Court bench in 2010, without any opposition.  Florida Governor Rick Scott elevated Judge Smith to the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in June 2012, where he currently presides

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udge Smith has a record of serving his community with integrity and respect,” “I am confident his experiences as a lawyer and county judge have prepared him well to serve at the circuit level.

Florida Governor Rick Scott

Rodney's combined public and private practice experience is a strong foundation for his new role on the Miami-Dade County Court

Florida Former Governor Charlie Crist

News & Updates

The Miami Herald recommends RODNEY ‘ROD’ SMITH

Posted by admin on Jul 31, 2014

“Judge Rodney Smith, 39, is the incumbent in this race — and voters should keep it that way. He has brought a wealth of experience to his courtroom, all of which makes him eminently qualified for the job. He was appointed to Miami-Dade’s County Court in 2008 by...

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Endorsement by Concerned Citizens Political Action Committee

Posted by admin on Jul 31, 2014

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