The Texas Justice Court Judges Association is dedicated to the educational and legislative needs of Texas Justice Courts. We are proactive and issue-driven when voicing concerns of Justice Court Judges and Court Clerks in Austin.  Our goal is to work in a spirit of professionalism, diligence and the highest ethical standards.We encourage you to tour the website and discover why being a member of our organization is beneficial to Texas’ Justices of the Peace and Court Clerks.

Thanks – Marc Newman, President TJCJA

Upcoming Education Classes:

April 3-4, 2017 – Civil Seminar at the Marriott Austin North, Round Rock, Texas

Titled:  Evictions:  Window to Writ

Everything Clerks & Judges want to know from the time a petition is filed at the window to a Writ of Possession is filed.

July 17-21, 2017 – Conference at the Austin Domain

Titled:  Annual Education & Technology Conference

12 hours of education for Judges & Clerks.   Breakouts for Clerks only, to include (1) Clerk’s Responsibilities for Jury & Bench Trials and (2) Legal Advice vs. Legal Information.    Training will include Record Retention, Rule 12 & Common Law Inspection, DWOP dockets, Order of Retrievals, and “Everything You Wanted to Know About Drones.”  And of course, the final two hours of Legislative Updates.

November 9-13, 2017 –  Seminar on the Sea

Titled:  Legislative Update & The Effect on Justice Courts

In-depth Study into the changes having major impact on the Justice Court.   Seminar will be broken down into 3-hour civil & 3-hour criminal.


Thanks to all of our Attendees, Speakers, Exhibitors, and Sponsors at our October Seminar.  Pictures and handouts are posted under the Education tab.