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Judge Dawn D. Nichols

Divisions 03, 22
101 N. Alabama Avenue
DeLand, FL  32724
Phone (386) 822-5744
Fax (386) 740-5128

Judicial Assistant - Michele Westfall

Circuit Judge Dawn D. Nichols was appointed to the bench in 2014. Prior to becoming a judge, she worked as an assistant public defender in the Seventh Judicial Circuit and worked in private practice in Daytona Beach. Judge Nichols has an undergraduate degree and a juris doctor from the University of Florida and is board certified in marital and family law. She currently hears family law and Drug Court cases at the Volusia County Courthouse in DeLand.

Please communicate using the e-mail address and submit proposed Orders which must be in WORD format.

Standing Family Law Order Division 03 Family Law Procedures
Timesharing Schedules/Guidelines Uniform Pre-Trial Procedures
CourtCall / Telephonic appearances December 20, 2018 Docket Sounding