Orange County Court Judge Gisela Laurent appointed to Ninth Circuit Court

On February 1, 2021, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Gisela Laurent, of Winter Garden, to serve as a Judge on the Ninth Circuit Court.

Judge Laurent has served on the Orange County Court since 2017. She previously served as Sole Practitioner at the Laurent Law Firm, P.A. Laurent is the first female Hispanic judge to be appointed by a Governor to the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Florida and her law degree from the University of Florida College of Law. Laurent fills the vacancy created by the resignation of Judge Patricia Doherty.

Source: Governor’s Press Office