The Judges of the Ninth Judicial Circuit and Court Administration provide numerous services to attorneys, the media, and the general public to facilitate the judicial process and to better serve the people of Orange and Osceola Counties.
A Place For Children
A licensed drop-in child care center for children whose families have business with the court–lets children be children, instead of spending long sessions listening to adult interactions that could be painful or frightening for them.
Americans with Disabilities Act
The Ninth Judicial Circuit is committed to full compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Reasonable accommodations are provided for qualified court participants with disabilities, in accordance with the law.
Book Deposition Rooms in the Ninth Circuit
If you are an attorney, a law office, or a court reporting company you can now book our deposition rooms online in the Orange County Courthouse.
Court Administration provides organized tours of the Orange County Courthouse, the Osceola County Courthouse, and the Thomas S. Kirk Juvenile Justice Center for schools, community organizations and the public.
Courthouse Virtual Tour
Take a 360 degree virtual tour of the Orange County Courthouse. Click on any of the tour stops, located on the right side menu, to view the location in full 360 degrees and to hear a brief audio description.
Florida HELP App
Florida Courts HELP works on Apple and Android devices. The app offers in one place information for people seeking a divorce, adoption, orders of protection, name change, and other family law issues. The Florida Courts HELP app is available now from the most popular app stores.
Initial Appearances “Live”
Watch “Live” the initial appearances at the Orange County Jail. First appearances are conducted daily.
Contained in this section are the policies and procedures for interaction between the media and the Courts in both Orange and Osceola counties. The following information has been compiled as part of our ongoing effort to enhance the relationship of cooperation between the Circuit and the media.