B.A., Brandeis University
Judge Michele Towbin Singer was born and raised in South Florida. She graduated cum laude from Brandeis University and received her juris doctorate from Boston University School of Law. She passed the bar exams in Florida, Massachusetts and Ohio.
Her work experience includes practicing corporate and securities law as well as family and criminal law. She was an assistant public defender for eighteen years where her experience included being a training attorney responsible for supervising and teaching attorneys new to criminal circuit court. She also litigated in juvenile and county court.
She was elected as a circuit court judge in 2006 where she presided over drug court, mental health court and in felony criminal court. She is currently handling cases in the circuit civil division.
In addition to her work in court, Judge Towbin Singer is very active in the community. She is on the board of directors of Harmony Development Center, a nonprofit organization that provides services to troubled and at risk youth and families in Broward County. She is also a member of the Kiwanis, Lauderhill Chapter, as well as several bar associations and other civic organizations.