Hunter S. Conrad, Esq.

St. Johns County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller

The Honorable Hunter S. Conrad was elected to his second term as Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller in August 2016 after first being appointed at the age of 29 by Governor Rick Scott in October 2015.

 

Hunter S. Conrad, Esq.

St. Johns County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller
The Honorable Hunter S. Conrad was elected to his second term as Clerk of the Circuit Court & Comptroller in August 2016 after first being appointed at the age of 29 by Governor Rick Scott in October 2015.

Experience

Prior to being appointed by the Governor, Conrad was an attorney in private practice at Canan Law. Conrad focused on litigation in criminal and family law where he operated the firm’s satellite office. Before joining Canan Law, Conrad was an Assistant State Attorney for the 7th Judicial Circuit of the State of Florida. While working at the State Attorney’s Office, he prosecuted cases ranging from simple thefts to attempted murders, to sex crimes. In addition to several years of practicing law, before becoming clerk, Conrad worked both in banking and finance.

Education

Clerk Conrad first attended North Greenville University (NGU) where he earned his Bachelors of Science in Accounting.  After graduating with honors from NGU, Conrad went on to pursue and receive his Juris Doctor from Florida Coastal School of Law.

Personal Commitment

Clerk Conrad is happily married to his wife Jane and is a proud father of their four boys:  Collins, Chandler, Caleb and Carter.  Conrad is a deacon in his church, where he serves multiple roles.  Additionally, he is a member of the Republican Executive Committee and a former member of the Rotary St. Johns,  and of tag! Children’s Museum of St. Augustine.

Professional Commitment

Clerk Conrad has completed the 240 hour professional development certification program for Court Clerks, which was developed by the Florida Supreme Court in conjunction with the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers.  He currently serves on the following committees for the Florida Court Clerks & Comptrollers:  Bylaws, Communications, and Nominating Committees.  He also serves on the Legislative committee for the Florida Clerks of Court Operations Corporation.  He has previously served on the Strategic Planning Justice Partners Sub-Committee, Legislative Sub-Committee Forerunners Courageous and Best Practices Sub-Committee Court Operations.   Additionally, Conrad is a licensed member of the Florida Bar, and a member of the St. Augustine Inn of Court.  In 2019, Clerk Conrad was sworn in as a member of the United States Air Force Reserve as a Judge Advocate General Corps Officer (JAG).