Judge Steven J. Levin

Circuit Judge
Appellate, Civil, Juvenile, Probate-Guardianship
Office Address
100 East Ocean Blvd. Suite A363. Stuart, FL 34994
Judicial Assistant
Kay Desoiza

Martin: All Juvenile Dependency Cases, including Shelter Hearings; 75% of Civil Non-Jury Cases
(from the time of filing), excluding Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Cases; All Jimmy Ryce
Cases; All Substance Abuse and Mental Health Cases; All Guardianship Cases; All Risk Protection Order Cases;
Felony Drug Court; Juvenile Drug Court; Member of the Martin County Children’s Services Council.

St. Lucie: Adult Drug Court; Juvenile Drug Court.

Administrative Judge, Problem-Solving Courts

Additional Information


ALL E-MAIL SENT TO JUDGE LEVIN’S OFFICE NEEDS TO BE SENT TO mcjudge6@circuit19.org EXCEPT e-mail as to guardianship matters that needs to be sent to guardianshipmc@circuit19.org

If a private attorney wants to appear by telephone for a hearing in front of Circuit Judge Steven J. Levin, it can be done as long as there are no objections by the other parties in the case. All hearings are currently being heard by “Zoom” (Covid instructions are on the website). Please check for updates as to whether your hearing is still being heard by Zoom as your hearing date approaches.

If the motioning attorney is unable to make a court appearance or wants to cancel any hearing, please file a notice of cancellation, cancel your hearing online and re-schedule your hearing, if you want, at another time that is convenient for all the parties.

Please notify all parties that your hearing has been cancelled. In addition, please email your notice of cancellation to mcjudge6@circuit19.org. All emails sent to mcjudge6@circuit19.org must be copied to all parties and that must be indicated in the email.

We cannot receive emails from pro se litigants as it would be considered ex parte communication and therefore the email will not be answered.

Proposed Orders can be emailed by private attorneys in word format to mcjudge6@circuit19.org. Please include each parties email address on “copies furnished to”. When emailing to mcjudge6@circuit19.org, please include all parties on your email. Only agreed upon Orders should be submitted to Circuit Judge Steven J. Levin.

Thank you for your cooperation.

Incapacity Mandatory Smart Forms

Notice of Petition to Determine Incapacity

Order Appointing Attorney/Elisor

Order Appointing Examining Committee

Order for Compensation of Examining Committee

Guardianship and Guardian Advocate Mandatory Smart Forms

Application Form

Initial Guardianship Inventory Form

Initial Guardianship Plan Form

Annual Accounting Form

Annual Simplified Accounting Form

Annual Audit Checklist

Annual Plan Form

Professional Annual Investigation Form

Petition for Order Authorizing Payment to Guardian

Petition for Order Authorizing Payment to Attorney