On October 30, 2017, Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Gordon Charles Murray, Sr., to the Miami-Dade County Court.
Murray, 57, of Miami, is currently a General Magistrate and Child Support Hearing Officer for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit. He previously practiced as a solo practitioner, and also served as a Special Magistrate for the Cities of North Miami and South Miami. He received his bachelor’s and law degrees from the University of Miami. Murray fills the vacancy created by the elevation of Judge Lourdes Simon to the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court.