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

Please note, it’s time to submit your nominations for Judge and Clerk of the year.

Upcoming Education Classes:


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

Titled:  Annual Education & Technology Conference

Click here for the Tentative Agenda

12 hours of education or Judges & Clerks.  Topics includes, “Drones in Your Courtroom,” Legal Information vs. Legal Advice,”  “Failure to Appear vs. Violate Promise to Appear,” “Court Costs & Constitutional Issues,” “Clerk’s Responsibilities for Jury & Bench Trials,” and Legislative Update.

Click Here for the PDF Registration form or the Word Document Registration Form

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.