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Judge Alison Kerestes was elected by the people of Orange and Osceola Counties on August 23, 2022 to the circuit bench in the Ninth Judicial Circuit of Florida. Judge Kerestes currently serves in Domestic Violence Division 44.
Prior to taking the bench, Judge Kerestes was an attorney in the Central Florida area for sixteen years. Judge Kerestes worked at the Office of the State Attorney in the Ninth Circuit as a prosecutor for eight years from 2006 to 2014. Judge Kerestes then moved on to private practice, and ran her own law firm for eight more years before taking the bench.
Judge Kerestes is a member of the following organizations:
Orange County Bar Association
Central Florida Association of Woman Lawyers
Rotary Club of Orlando
League of Women Voters
Tiger Bay Club of Central Florida