Judge James A. Yancey


Education
J.D. Cumberland School of Law, Sanford University, 1984
B.A. Political Science, University of South Florida, 1981
Graduated Lakeland Senior High School, 1978

Judicial Experience
Circuit Court Judge - Appointed 2002; Elected 2004
County Court Judge - Appointed 1999; Elected 2002
Code Enforcement Hearing Officer, 1994 - 1999

Legal Experience
James A. Yancey, P.A. (1996 - 1999)
Devane, Munson, Allen & Yancey (1989 - 1996)
Devane, Munson, Allen & Langston(1984 - 1989)
Pinellas County State Attorney (1983)

Professional Admissions and Activities
The Florida Bar - October 1984 - Present
The Middle District of Florida (Federal Court) 1985 - Present
Board Certified in Marital and Family law - June 1996 to May 2001; recertified June 2001 to May 2006
Willson American Inn of Court - 1994 - present
Participated in 1996 - 1997 Leadership Lakeland Program
Member, Lakeland Downtown Kiwanis Club, 1996 - present
Board Member, Girls Club of Lakeland (now Girls, Inc.), 1987 - 1993
Member, Lakeland Bar Association, 1985 - 2000; President 1990 - 1991

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 9000
Drawer J146
Bartow, FL 33831-9000