Wayne Durden


Education
J.D. Stetson University College of Law, 1982
B.A. University of Florida, 1979
A.A. Polk State College, 1977
Auburndale High School, 1976

Judicial Experience
Appointed to Circuit Bench effective August 1, 2010

Legal Experience
State Attorney’s Office - 6th Judicial Circuit - 1982 – 1985
Private practice – New Port Richey - 1985 – 1987
State Attorney’s Office – 10th Judicial Circuit - 1987 – 2010
Child Abuse prosecutor/Division Chief May, 1989 – November, 1992
Felony Director – November, 1992 – July, 2010

Associations
Florida Bar 1982 – present
U.S. District Court - Middle District of Florida - 1983 - present
Lakeland Bar Association - 1990 - present
Willson American Inn of Court - 1995 - present
Past President, 2008-2009
Florida Bar Grievance Committee – 1997 – 2000
Chair – 1999 – 2000
Adjunct Instructor – Substantive and Procedural Criminal Law - Univ. of South Florida – Polytechnic Campus - 2003 - present
Davis Productivity Award – 2004
Education Award – Florida Prosecuting Attorney’s Association – 2005
Distinguished Alumni Award – Polk State College – December, 2007

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 9000
Drawer J116
Bartow, FL 33831-9000

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