judge-spencre-eigAbout Judge Spencer Eig

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Circuit Court Judge, 11th Judicial Circuit of Florida, Juvenile Dependency and Criminal Divisions (2005-date)
  • Attorney and Counselor at Law, Offices of Spencer Eig, P.A. (1999-2005)
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of Louisiana, New Orleans – Awarded “Outstanding” performance appraisal (1991-1994)
  • Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of Columbia (1988)
  • Office of the Presidential Transition, The White House (1988-1989)
  • Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice – Awarded “Outstanding” performance appraisal (1989-1999)
  • Adjunct Faculty, Miami-Dade College (1995-1997)

EDUCATION

  • Harvard Law School, Program on Negotiation (2014)
  • University of Georgia, Juris Doctor (1985)
  • University of Virginia, Bachelor of Arts, Foreign Affairs (1982)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • The Florida Bar
  • The Bar Association of the District of Columbia

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Judge Spencer Eig featured in Time Magazine Crossword Puzzle – April 24, 2000

    Judge Spencer Eig featured in Time Magazine Crossword Puzzle – April 24, 2000

    Emerging Wisdom School (Neytz haChochma), North Miami Beach – Past President

  • Ad Hoc Committee on Executive and Legislative
  • Structure, Dade County – Chaired blue-ribbon panel, elected by County Commission (1997)
  • Zoning Appeals Board, Dade County – Member (1997-1998)
  • Miami Beach Police-Citizens Relations Committee – Chairman (1998-2000)
  • Miami Beach Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee – Member (2003)
  • Miami Beach Youth Center Advisory Board – Member (2005)
  • Agudah Israel of South Florida Commission on Civic Action – Chairman