St. Johns County Court Judge Alexander R. Christine, Jr., was appointed to the bench in 2010. Before his appointment, he was in private practice for more than 20 years and also worked for the State Attorney’s Office in the Seventh Judicial Circuit. Judge Christine earned an undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky and a juris doctor from the University of Florida College of Law. He currently hears criminal and civil cases at the Richard O. Watson Judicial Center in St. Augustine. He also presides over St. Johns County Adult Drug Court.