About the Court


More than 80 women and men have served on Florida's highest Court since statehood in 1845. 

Supreme Court History

Read about the History of Florida Law and the History of the Florida Supreme Court.

History of Florida Law

Few know it, but Florida law has a very ancient history. 

Florida's Court System

Learn about the structure of the state's highest court and Florida's court system. 

Supreme Court Seal

The Supreme Court seal has many symbols of the law and Florida.

Portrait Gallery

Portraits of current and former justices hang in the Supreme Court Building in Tallahassee. 

Art in the Court

A large collection of art is displayed in the Supreme Court Building.

Architecture of Courthouse

The Supreme Court of Florida's architecture is inspired by Thomas Jefferson.

Departments of the Court

Departments include the Clerk's Office, Office of the Marshal, Public Information Office, Law Library, and Office of the Inspector General.

Employment Opportunities

Employment opportunities at the Florida Supreme Court.

Visiting the Court

The courthouse is open to the public and tour groups Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. It is closed on weekends and all state holidays.

Court Location

Getting here: address, map and driving directions to the courthouse.

Request for Use of Building

This form must be used to request use of any of the public areas of the Supreme Court building.