Governor Rick Scott has named Edward L. Artau, Debra A. Jenks, and Keith E. Sonderling to the Fourth District Court of Appeal Judicial Nominating Commission.
Artau is a senior litigation attorney at the South Florida Water Management District in West Palm Beach. He was with Marks & Artau until 2004 and formerly was with Proskauer Rose and Hodgson Russ. Artau has served twice on the Palm Beach Circuit JNC. He succeeds Gordon James III of Sedgwick.
Jenks, a partner with Schwed Kahle & Jenks in Palm Beach Gardens, previously practiced with Dobin & Jenks. She succeeds Gerald Richman, a partner at Richman Greer.
Sonderling, a Gunster associate in West Palm Beach, succeeds William Berger. a senior trial attorney of Weiss Handler & Cornwell.
All three terms expire in mid-2016.