Effective January 3, 2023, Judge Cox will handle all Dependency cases (both divisions) and Judge Wilkinson will handle all Family cases (both divisions). For any Family matter inquiries, please contact His Honor’s Judicial Assistant.
We encourage those involved in cases to register for E-Notify, a free text/email alert system through which you’ll receive notice of changes in the case dates.
Judge Angela Cox has served as a member of the Florida Judiciary for seventeen (17) years. She was appointed to the Circuit Court in the Fourth Judicial Circuit of Florida in 2014 by Governor Rick Scott. She has served in all divisions of the Circuit Court currently presiding in the Dependency Court. Judge Cox previously served as a County Court Judge after being appointed by Governor Jeb Bush in 2005. Prior to being appointed to the bench, Judge Cox practiced as a criminal prosecutor. Judge Cox is the Dean for the Florida Judicial College and has been on the faculty of the college for more than fifteen (15) years. She is also a faculty trainer for the Florida Judicial College. The Florida Judicial College presents a variety of educational programs for new judges, experienced judges, and some court staff. Judge Cox also serves as faculty for the National Judicial College, since 2019. In 1998, Judge Cox received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Memphis School of Law and is a graduate of Tennessee State University.
Donna Gonzalez, Judicial Assistant
P.O. Box 1867 Clay County Courthouse
Green Cove Springs