Honorable Judge Gary L. Sweet

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Administrative Judge - Criminal Division

St. Lucie: One-third of Felony Cases.


All Unopposed Motions to Continue, with proposed Order, must be received no later than Noon on Wednesday the week prior to docket call (via email, see updated procedures). No Exceptions. Please plan accordingly.


** Please click below to read PROCEDURES before contacting Judge Sweet's office.**


The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids Judge Sweet to discuss pending cases with the public.  Please do not call the Court expecting to speak with Judge Sweet about any case. The Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in the courtroom and in documents properly filed by actual parties in the case as authorized by law and the Rules of Court. The Court cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case. Communications that do not meet these legal requirements cannot be forwarded to the Judges.

If you choose to e-mail our office, please note that our office does not accept ex-parte e-mails.  Copies of all e-mails sent to this office also must be sent to all opposing counsel/parties in the case.  Please visit the Florida Bar website should you wish to obtain the e-mail address of an attorney qualified to practice law in the State of Florida.

Fax Number

To be used only upon approval by Judicial Assistant and to fax notices of settlement/dismissal for removal from trial dockets.


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Calendars (2018/St. Lucie County):

Scheduling Calendar

June — July — August — September — October — November — December


Uniform Final Judgment of Foreclosure - (doc) (pdf)

Administrative OrderS:

94-10 — 2007-06 — 2010-08 — 2009-15 — 2011-01 — 2011-06