Judge Jose Izquierdo

17th Circuit Judge Jose Izquierdo recently received the 2022 William E. Gladstone Award at the Florida Children and Families Summit for his work at Broward County’s American Indian Child Welfare Act Court and for collaboration with Seminole Tribe of Florida to conduct dependency hearings.

The award, named for the late Judge William E. Gladstone, celebrates judges making significant contributions to serving dependent children and their families, according to Court News Florida.