Justice Jamie Grosshans takes the Oath of Office as her husband, Joshua, and her oldest child, Avery, look on.  I am proud to be part of Florida’s story as the fifth woman to sit on this court. “I promise to exercise judgment, never force our will, and to uphold the rule of law fairly and equally as I serve the people of this amazing state,” Justice Grosshans said.

Jamie R. Grosshans didn’t set out to be on the Florida Supreme Court, but it’s not surprising that she has joined the state’s highest court as its newest justice, according to her friend, Fifth District Court of Appeal Judge Meredith Sasso.

Speaking at a packed Supreme Court at Grosshans’ ceremonial investiture November 17, Sasso said, “What Jamie did is she thought about what was important to her and she let that lead her. My advice to ambitious law students would be if you want to be like Justice Grosshans, first figure out what you believe in and then pursue what you’re passionate about and pursue it with integrity….