An investiture ceremony was held on February 22, 2019 for Judge William Wallace at the Okeechobee County Courthouse. He was elected to serve as County Judge after spending the past 30 years in private practice. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University- Shepard Broad College of Law in 1988.
Judge Wallace is responsible for all Okeechobee County court cases; all juvenile delinquency cases including detention hearings; truancy court; adult felony and misdemeanor drug court; and juvenile drug court. Judge Wallace is also member of the Okeechobee County Children Services Council.