Over 200 years of family history in Marion County **


* Educated In Marion County Public Schools * Former Special Education Teacher

* Juris Doctorate-UF Law

* 16 years practice of law, including 14 year County Court Experience

* Chief Assistant at the Law Office of Michael A. Graves, Public Defender

* Criminal Experience – Felony, Misdemeanor and Juvenile

* Civil Experience -Baker Act, Marchman Act, Domestic Relation and Truancy

* Licensed to practice in the United States District Court

* Helped to initiate Marion County’s Veteran’s Treatment Court, Mental Health Court and The Juvenile Expungement Program


* Pace Center for Girls, Vice Chairman

* Kiwanis Club of Ocala,

* Juvenile Expunction Volunteer Attorney

*Florida High School Athletic Appeals Committee, Chairman

* Law and Justice Youth Conference- Presenter and Volunteer

* Former VolunteerTeen Court Judge

* Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.

* Order of Eastern Star

* Opioid/ Heroin Task Force


If you want a Judge who is:

  • Experienced in the practice of law, including 14 years of County Court Experience
  • A proven leader
  • Hardworking, patient and respectful
  • Committed to following the law
  • Willing to render a fair and impartial decision
  • Dedicated to her community


LeAnn Mackey-Barnes on August 28, 2018.