100 East Ocean Blvd.
Suite A353, Stuart, FL 34994
JA: Carol Hogya (Send Email)
Honorable Judge James W. McCann
Martin: All Civil Jury Trial Cases and Mortgage Foreclosure Cases.
To be used only upon approval by Judicial Assistant and to fax notices of settlement/dismissal for removal from trial dockets.
All UMC hearings to be heard after April 1, 2012, must be scheduled online.
Attorneys may schedule UMC hearings (10 minutes or less) as well as Special Set Motions (1 hour or under) using the online scheduling program. Parties will be restricted to the time they allotted for the hearing. The calendar will indicate when UMC, UMC FC/SJ and Special Set hearings are to be scheduled. The website is https://slccjis.stlucieco.gov/attorney_calendar . Users must register to obtain a user ID and password on the site. Copies of motions and notices of hearing must be sent to the Judicial Assistant via US Mail or hand-delivery.
Please note any hearings that require more than one hour must be requested in writing with an explanation as to why more than one hour is needed. Please indicate whether opposing counsel agrees with the estimated time requested for hearing.
Cancellation of hearings should be done online. Thank you for your cooperation.
- MONDAY AND FRIDAY – UMC FORECLOSURE SJ/FJ ONLY - 8:30-9:15 AM
- TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY – ALL OTHER UMC MOTIONS – 8:30-9:15 AM
Telephonic attendance at all UMC motions must be set up with CourtCall (888-882-6878 ext. 870) at least five (5) business days prior to the hearing. Summary judgment foreclosure hearings must be set at least five (5) days prior to the hearing to provide adverse parties time to comply with rule 1.510(c). There will be no add-ons after the cut-off date.
EFFECTIVE MARCH 12, 2012: All residential mortgage foreclosure summary judgment packets for Martin County cases must be sent to the address below no later than ten (10) calendar days prior to the scheduled hearing. These hearings are scheduled online (please see above). If complete packets are not received at least ten (10) calendar days in advance of the hearing, the summary judgment hearing may be reset. Please note the hearings take place in Martin County before Judge McCann at 100 East Ocean Boulevard, Stuart, FL 34994. PLEASE SUBMIT THE PACKETS TO: FORECLOSURE JUDGE, 250 NW COUNTRY CLUB DR., STE. 217, PORT ST. LUCIE, FL 34986.
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