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Judge McNeilly

Judge A. Kathleen McNeilly

Division 37
Volusia County Courthouse Annex
125 E. Orange Ave., Rm. 110
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Phone: (386) 257-6072
Fax (386) 248-8122

Judicial Assistant - Kim Smith

Circuit Judge A. Kathleen McNeilly was elected to the bench in 2016. She worked in private practice for 29 years before becoming a judge, with experience in civil insurance defense litigation, criminal law, juvenile dependency and delinquency. She also served as a law clerk for the federal judiciary upon graduation from law school. She received her bachelor's degree from Stetson University in DeLand, and her juris doctor from Stetson University College of Law. She was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1988. Judge McNeilly currently hears juvenile delinquency, dependency and unified family court cases at the Volusia County Courthouse Annex in Daytona Beach.