Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Governor Ron DeSantis

Ron DeSantis Names Two New Judges in Miami-Dade County

This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced two judicial appointments to the Miami-Dade County Court.

Yara Lorenzo Klukas, of Coral Gables, to serve as Judge on the Miami-Dade County Court

Klukas has served as an Assistant United States Attorney for the United States Department of Justice since 2019. Previously, she was a law clerk for the Honorable James King with the United States District Court and prior to that an associate at Hogan Lovells US LLP. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Brown University and her juris doctor from St. Thomas University. Klukas fills the judicial vacancy created by the elevation of Judge Javier Enriquez.

Jorge Perez Santiago, of Pinecrest, to serve as Judge on the Miami-Dade County Court

Santiago has served as a junior partner at Stumphauzer Kolaya Nadler & Sloman, PLLC since 2022. Previously, he was an associate at Carlton Fields, P.A. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Miami and his juris doctor from Georgetown University. Santiago fills the judicial vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Luise Martin.


  • Florida Daily

    Florida Daily offers news, insights and analysis as we cover the most important issues in the state, from education, to business and politics.

    View all posts
Share Story Via Text, E-Mail, Facebook or Twitter
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Follow Us on Social Media

Ed Dean: Publisher


Ed Dean is a leading radio and news media personality including hosting the #1 statewide radio talk show in Florida. Contact

Article Archives

Related Stories


Whether you are a resident of the state of a visitor, drivers crossing into the state will now see new Florida signs that read,...

Florida Politics

This year, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis vetoed 14 bills proposed or co-sponsored by state GOP lawmakers. Issues from the state budget to local property...


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Dr. Alberto Tano to the Florida International University Board of Trustees....


Florida Gov. DeSantis vetoed Senate Bill 280, which would have allowed the state to impose stricter regulations on vacation rentals Over the last few...

Florida Politics

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready... Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed the following bills: HB 799 – Easements Affecting Real Property Owned by the...


Getting your Trinity Audio player ready... A poll known for right-leaning sample audiences revealed recent poll numbers that show 80% of voters surveyed said...


There seems to be some confusion between the Biden Campaign and Florida Democrats regarding their role in Florida’s 2024 election. Puck News reports that...

Florida Politics

Getting your Trinity Audio player ready... Florida Governor Ron DeSantis awarded funds for infrastructure improvements through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund (JGGF). Awards...