Judge Maria I. Sampedro-Iglesia

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Maria I. Sampedro-Iglesia is a judge of the Eleventh Judicial Circuit Court in Florida. She serves in the Juvenile Division and the Unified Family Court/Complex Litigation Division.

Sampedro-Iglesia began serving on the court in 2009, and she was re-elected without opposition in 2014. Her current six-year term expires on January 4, 2021.



See also: Florida judicial elections, 2014 Sampedro-Iglesia ran for re-election to the Eleventh Circuit Court.
As an unopposed candidate, she was automatically re-elected without appearing on the ballot.


Sampedro-Iglesia received both her B.A. degree (in journalism) and her J.D. degree from the University of Miami in 1985 and 1989, respectively.


Sampedro-Iglesia has worked as an associate of Jack R. Blumenfeld, P.A. (criminal defense) and an associate of Carlos Diaz Padron, P.A. (insurance defense). She was also a supervising attorney for the AIB Insurance Company and a partner of Jose R. Iglesia & Associates, Inc. In 2009, she joined the Eleventh Circuit Court.