Judge Darren Steele


  • Tulane University B.A
  • University of Wyoming College of Law J.D.
  • University of Madrid Spain - Junior year college
  • Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Summer Certificate in Comparative Law
  • University of Guanajuato Mexico, Summer Certificate in Comparative Law


  • Watson & Steele Law Office (2000-2009)
  • Crary, Buchanan Law Office (1998-2000)
  • Public Defenders Office, Circuit 19th (1994-1998)


  • Adjunct Professor of the Year 2019, IRSC Criminal Justic

Judge Jennifer Alcorta Waters

Employment History

  • Partner, Fox, Wackeen, Dungey, Beard, Bush, Goldman, Waters, Robison, van Vonno & McCluskey, LLP (June of 2002 – June 2018)                                 Stuart, FL
  • Civil litigator with a primary focus on all aspects of marital and family law, including, but not limited to: divorce, paternity, postjudgment modification, enforcement actions, including child support enforcement and modification, antenuptial and cohabitation agreements, and Guardian Ad Litem reports and recommendations