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
Click Here for the Registration Form
The finalized agenda for the April 2017 Evictions: Window to Writ can be found here:Agenda JCJ 10-Hour Civil Round Rock – Final
Please see the linked file for Texas JC Judges Training – Handout
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.