Gov. Ron DeSantis recently made four judicial appointments, one to the First Circuit court, two to the 14th Circuit, and one to the Pinellas County court.

 Thomas Williams of Pensacola to serve as judge on the First Judicial Circuit Court

Williams has served as an assistant state attorney in the First Judicial Circuit since 2009. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of West Florida and his law degree from Florida Coastal. Williams fills a new judicial vacancy created by the Florida Legislature.