Edward L. Artau

Hon. Edward L. Artau

Judge, Florida 15th Judicial Circuit

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Edward Artau is a judge for the Fifteenth Circuit Court in Florida. He was appointed to the bench by Governor Rick Scott on December 23, 2014, to fill a vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Ronald V. Alvarez. Artau will serve until the next general election in 2016, when he must stand for retention.



  • 1988 graduate of Georgetown University Law Center