Gisela T. Laurent


Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant

Orange County

Phone 407.836.2028
Fax 407.835.5140

Chamber Orange County Courthouse
Courtroom 370.01
Sub Division 74
Division 6
Assignment County Civil
Judicial Assistant Anna Lacy


Judge Div/Sub Chamber Courtroom Judicial Assistant
Judicial Assignment
  • 2019-2020 Orange County Judge, Civil

  • 2017-2018 Orange County Judge, Criminal

  • Juris Doctor: University of Florida

  • Bachelor of Arts: University of Florida

Professional Activities
  • Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention State Advisory Group

  • Florida Bar Committee for Professionalism

  • Central Florida Gator Club Scholarship Review Committee

  • University of Florida Association of Hispanic Alumni Board of Directors

  • Justice Teaching Volunteer (K-12 civics education)

  • Florida Law Related Education High School Mock Trial Scoring Judge

  • Orange County Bar Association, Judicial Relations Committee Chair

  • Florida Bar Family Law Section Committee on Domestic Violence

  • Teen Court Student Advisor and Presiding Judge

  • South Atlantic Regional Collegiate Moot Court Tournament Judge

  • Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida

Awards and Honors
  • Inaugural recipient of the Women of Distinction Judicial Torchbearer Award

  • 2019 Outstanding Jurist of the Year Award, Hispanic Bar Association of Central Florida

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, National Trial Lawyers

  • “Top 40 under 40” Family Lawyers in Florida, American Society of Legal Advocates

  • 2013 & 2014 “Top 10 Under 40” Award, National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys

  • 2013 Rising Star Award, Super Lawyers

  • 2013 Top Attorneys, Florida’s Outstanding Young Lawyers