The Honorable Alane Laboda

The Honorable Alane Laboda

Circuit Judge

Administrative Judge for the Circuit Civil Division


General Civil - "H"16.7%
Guardianship - "M(2)"20%
Probate - "P(2)"20%

Judicial Assistant Kathleen
Phone (239) 533-2744

Mailing Address
Lee County Justice Center
1700 Monroe Street
Fort Myers, FL 33901

Please review Judge Laboda Rules and Requirements, including her Frequently Asked Questions section, prior to calling. Due to the high volume of calls, please do not leave me a voicemail regarding procedure.

Judge Alane Laboda received her Bachelor of Arts degree from George Washington University in 1989 and her Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Miami in 1992. Judge Laboda began her career in October of 1992 at the State Attorney's Office in Lee County. In 1997, she joined the law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes, and Holt, P.A., where she practiced as a partner in the areas of criminal and civil litigation.

Judge Laboda was appointed by then-Governor Charlie Crist on July 29, 2008. Since her appointment she has had the opportunity to preside over multiple divisions in several different counties in the Twentieth Judicial Circuit. In 2015, she was selected to serve as Administrative Judge in the General Civil and Guardianship Division, where she continues to preside in Lee County.

General Rules and Requirements: Downloads
Lee County Probate Information View
General Rules and Requirements View
All attorneys are to be familiar and comply with Administrative Order 2.20 Amended in re: Standards of Professional Courtesy and Conduct and Establishment of Peer Review Program View
Joint Stipulation for Zoom Hearing View
Motion to Appear Telephonically View
Orders: Downloads
Order Requiring Certificate of Good Faith View
Order Granting Leave to Withdraw Attorney of Record View
Order Granting Motion for Telephonic Hearing View
Order Directing Zoom Hearing View