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JUDGE SPENCER D. LEVINE

Judge Levine

DEGREES:
New York University, B.A. cum laude, 1979
University of Miami School of Law, J.D. 1982

LEGAL OFFICES AND POSITIONS:
Fourth District Court of Appeal, (2009-present)
Broward Health, Chief Operating Officer, (2008-2009), Chief Compliance Officer, (2006-2008)
Office of the Attorney General, State of Florida, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, Director, (2003-2006), Senior Chief Assistant Attorney General, (2003), Assistant Attorney General, (2002-2003), Commission Attorney, Criminal Justice Standards and Training Commission (CJSTC) (2003-2004)
Adorno Zeder, Associate, (2001-2002)
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, General Counsel, (1996-2000)
Palm Beach County State Attorney’s Office, Assistant State Attorney (Chief of Organized Crime and Official Corruption Unit, Chief of Economic Crimes Division, Chief of a Felony Trial Division, Chief of First Appearance Division), (1987-1996)
Private Practice, (1982-1987)

HONORS & AWARDS:
“Outstanding Jurist Award,” Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court, (2014-2015)

JUDICIAL AND BAR ACTIVITIES:
Supreme Court District Court of Appeal Budget Commission, Member, (2017-present)
Supreme Court Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee, Member, (2015-present), Vice Chair, (2015-2016), Chair, (2016-2017)
Supreme Court Code of Judicial Conduct Workgroup, Member, (2017)
Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions in Criminal Cases, Member, (2012-2014)
Supreme Court Committee on Standard Jury Instructions in Contract and Business Cases, Member, 2015-2017)
Florida New Appellate Judges Program, Faculty, (2016-2017)
Florida College of Advanced Judicial Studies, Faculty, (2015)
Gerald T. Bennet Prosecutor/Public Defender Trial Training Program, University of Florida Levin College of Law, Faculty, (2010-2012)
Conference of District Court of Appeal Judges Education Committee, Member, (2012-2015), Chair (2013-2015)
Florida Court Education Council, Member, (2013-2015)
Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court, Member, (2010-2015), President, (2013-2014)
Florida Bar Health Law Section, Executive Council, Member, (2005-2009)
Florida Bar Unlicensed Practice of Law Committee, 17th Judicial Circuit, Committee “C,” Member, (2002-2003)
Florida Bar Grievance Committee, 15th Judicial Circuit Committee “F,” Member, Chair, (1998-2000)

OTHER ACTIVITIES:
Florida International University School of Law, Adjunct Faculty Member, (2016-present)
Institute of Judicial Administration Appellate Judges Seminar, Attended, New York University School of Law, (2010)
University of Miami Law Alumni Association, Judicial Director, (2010-present)
American Health Lawyers Association, Annual Meeting, Speaker, (2008)
American Bar Association, Annual National Institute on Health Care Fraud, Faculty, (2005-2007)
Health Care Compliance Association, Compliance Institute, Speaker, (2007)
U.S. Department of Justice, National Advocacy Center, Speaker, (2006)

PUBLICATIONS:
“Judicature,” Center of Judicial Studies, Duke Law School, Member of the Board, (2016-present)
Chapter in Florida Practitioner’s Health Law Handbook, (Co-author), The Florida Bar, (2007)

CHAMBERS STAFF:
Judicial Assistant:  Kate Simmons
Career Attorney:  Sara Gershbein
Law Clerk:  Michael Muñoz