Mortgage Foreclosure


Escambia, Santa Rosa and Okaloosa Counties each have a Case Manager assisting with cases and scheduling hearings in the mortgage foreclosure division. Please leave your contact information and case number(s) at the appropriate county number listed below, and a Case Manager will return your call as soon as possible.

ESCAMBIA COUNTY:     850-595-4398

OKALOOSA COUNTY:     850-689-4137

SANTA ROSA COUNTY:  850-981-5536

For Walton County please contact the appropriate Judicial Assistant at the number listed below for information and/or to schedule a hearing.

            Dell Adams for Judge Wells - 850-892-8134

            Joanna Hubbard for Judge Green - 850-892-8131

           Belinda Jones for Judge Lewis - 850-892-5425


IMPORTANT:  All mortgage foreclosure pleadings should be sent to the Clerk of Court in the respective counties, unless a Case Manager for the Foreclosure Backlog Initiative has given specific instructions otherwise.  Please do not mail or fax copies of pleadings to the judges. 

Please Note:  The First Judicial Circuit Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program was cancelled for homestead residential mortgage foreclosure cases filed on or after March 1, 2012.  The presiding judge has discretion to refer new foreclosure cases for mediation as permitted by law.

Click here to view Administrative Order 2012-09, Cancellation of First Judicial Circuit Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program.



Clerk here to view the current Escambia County's Policies and Procedures (effective May 1, 2017)



Clerk of Court for each county in First Circuit

Escambia County:
Okaloosa County:
Santa Rosa County:
Walton County: