Lubbock County District Courts & Federal Trial / Appellate Courts

Civil Courts in Lubbock — Lubbock County, Texas
in which a Personal Injury Lawyer would file a lawsuit

If you live in Lubbock and want to file a lawsuit, your Lubbock Personal Injury Attorney will know in which of these courts your case should be filed.

If your claim is worth over $100,000 you will file here:

CIVIL DISTRICT COURTS:

Lubbock County 72nd District Court
(806) 775-1023

Lubbock County 99th District Court
(806) 775-1124

Lubbock County 137th District Court
(806) 775-1022

Lubbock County 140th District Court
(806) 775-1128

Lubbock County 237th District Court
(806) 775-1027

Lubbock County 364th District Court
(806) 775-1021

The Civil District Courts for Lubbock and Lubbock County are located at:

Lubbock County Courthouse
904 Broadway Street
Lubbock, TX 79401


If your claim is worth between $10,000 and $100,000 you may file here or in one of the County District Courts that have concurrent jurisdiction with the County Courts at law:

Lubbock County Civil Courts at Law:

Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 1
(806) 775-1305

Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 2
(806) 775-1301

Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 3
(806) 775-1309

The Civil Courts at Law for Lubbock County are located at:

Lubbock County Courthouse
904 Broadway Street
Lubbock, TX 79401


If you have an estate proceeding OR there was a Wrongful Death and Survivorship lawsuit and there was an Estate proceeding established in the Probate Courts, you may file your claim here if the matter is contested:

PROBATE COURTS:

Lubbock County 72nd District Court
(806) 775-1023

Lubbock County 99th District Court
(806) 775-1124

Lubbock County 137th District Court
(806) 775-1022

Lubbock County 140th District Court
(806) 775-1128

Lubbock County 237th District Court
(806) 775-1027

Lubbock County 364th District Court
(806) 775-1021

 

 

 

 

 

 

If the probate matter is uncontested, your claim may be handled here:

Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 1
(806) 775-1305

Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 2
(806) 775-1301


Lubbock County - County Court at Law No. 3

(806) 775-1309
 

 

 

The Probate Courts for Lubbock County are located at:

Lubbock County Courthouse
904 Broadway Street
Lubbock, TX 79401


If you are seeking an appeal from a civil case, it will be filed here:

STATE INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE COURTS:

Texas Courts of Appeals

Court of Appeals for the Seventh District of Texas
  (SeventhCourt of Appeals)
(806) 342-2650

County Coverage:
Armstrong, Bailey, Briscoe, Carson, Castro, Childress, Cochran, Collingsworth, Cottle, Crosby, Dallam, Deaf Smith, Dickens, Donley, Floyd, Foard, Garza, Gray, Hale, Hall, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Hemphill, Hockley, Hutchinson, Kent, King, Lamb, Lipscomb, Lubbock, Lynn, Moore, Motley, Ochiltree, Oldham, Parmer, Potter, Randall, Roberts, Sherman, Swisher, Terry, Wheeler, Wilbarger, Yoakum

The State Intermediate Appellate Courts for Lubbock County are located at:

501 South Fillmore, Suite 2-A
Amarillo, Texas 79101-2449


Finally, if you wish to appeal a civil decision from the appellate courts you will file it in:

FINAL APPELLATE:

The Supreme Court of Texas

Physical Address:
Supreme Court Building
201 W. 14th Street, Room 104
Austin, Texas 78701

Mailing Address:
PO Box 12248
Austin, Texas 78711

Contact by Telephone/Fax
Main: (512) 463-1312    Fax: (512) 463-1365

Chief Justice Wallace B. Jefferson

Justice Nathan L. Hecht

Justice Dale Wainwright

Justice David Medina

Justice Paul W. Green

Justice Phil Johnson

Justice Don R. Willett

Justice Eva Guzman

Justice Debra Lehrmann

 

Supreme Court of Texas Case Search


If you civil suit involves a person that lives out of state or involves a "federal question" your claim will be filed here:

United States District Court

The Northern District of Texas - Lubbock Division

Main office:
1452 Earle Cabell Federal Building and United States Courthouse
1100 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75242-1310

Lubbock Divisional Office:
209 George H. Mahon Federal Bldg and United States Courthouse
1205 Texas Avenue
Lubbock, TX 79401-4091

CM/ECF Help Desk Number (806) 472-1905
General Information Number (806) 472-1900

JUDGES:

Chief District Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Mary Lou Robinson
  (214) 753-2200

District Judge Sam R. Cummings
(214) 753-2200

District Judge John H. McBryde
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Jorge Antonio Solis
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Terry R. Means
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Sam A. Lindsay
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Barbara M. Lynn
(214) 753-2200

District Judge David C. Godbey
(214) 753-2200

District Judge James E. Kinkeade
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Jane J. Boyle
(214) 753-2200

District Judge Reed Charles O'Connor
(214) 753-2200

Senior District Judge A. Joe Fish
(214) 753-2200

Senior District Judge Robert B. Maloney
(214) 753-2200

Senior District Judge William Royal Furgeson, Jr.
(214) 753-2200

Map of USDC Northern District of Texas - Lubbock Division

The Lubbock Division covers the following Texas Counties:

Bailey, Borden, Cochran, Crosby, Dawson, Dickens, Floyd, Gaines, Garza, Hale, Hockley, Kent, Lamb, Lubbock, Lynn, Motley, Scurry, Terry, and Yoakum Counties


If you wished to appeal from one of the trial courts in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas - Lubbock Division, you would appeal to the Fifth Circuit United States Court of Appeals located in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

600 South Maestri Place
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130-3408
(504) 310-7700

The Judges in the Fifth Circuit are:

Edith H. Jones, Chief Judge
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12505, Houston, TX 77002-2655
(713) 250-5484

Carolyn Dineen King
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 11020, Houston, TX 77002-2694
(713) 250-5750

E. Grady Jolly
245 E. Capitol Street, Room 202, Jackson, MS 39201-2414
(601) 965-4165

W. Eugene Davis
800 Lafayette St., Suite 5100, Lafayette, LA 70501-6883
(337) 593-5280

Jerry E. Smith
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12621, Houston, TX 77002-2698
(713) 250-5101

Emilio M. Garza
8200 I-10 West, Suite 501, San Antonio, TX 78230-3878
(210) 525-2950

Fortunato P. Benavides
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Room 450, Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5796

Carl E. Stewart
300 Fannin Street, Suite 2299, Shreveport, LA 71101-3074
(318) 676-3765

James L. Dennis
600 Camp Street, Room 219, New Orleans, LA 70130-3425
(504) 310-8000

Edith Brown Clement
600 Camp Street, Room 200, New Orleans, LA 70130-3425
(504) 310-8068

Edward C. Prado
755 E. Mulberry Ave., Suite 350, San Antonio, TX 78212-3186
(210) 472-4060

Priscilla R. Owen
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 434, Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5167

Jennifer Walker Elrod
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12014, Houston, TX 77002-2603
(713) 250-7590

Leslie H. Southwick
245 E. Capitol Street, Room 222, Jackson, MS 39201
(601) 965-4017

Catharina Haynes
1100 Commerce Street, Room 1264, Dallas, TX 75242
(214) 753-2750

Senior Judges:

Thomas M. Reavley
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 11009, Houston, TX 77002-2605
(713) 250-5185

Will Garwood
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Room 300, Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5113

Patrick E. Higginbotham
903 San Jacinto Blvd., Room 400, Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5723

Jacques L. Wiener, Jr.
600 Camp Street, Room 244, New Orleans, LA 70130-3425
(504) 310-8098

Rhesa H. Barksdale
245 E. Capitol St., Room 200, Jackson, MS 39201-2414
(601) 965-5840

Harold R. DeMoss, Jr.
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12015, Houston, TX 77002-2605
(713) 250-5462

 

Opinions of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

States that make up the 5th Circuit are Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi.


If you wished to appeal from the 5th Circuit, you would file a Writ of Certiorari with:

The United States Supreme Court
Washington, D.C.

Contact information for the Supreme Court of the United States and its Justices:

Clerk's Office: (202) 479-3011
Public Information Office: (202) 479-3211
General Inquiry: (202) 479-3000

Supreme Court of the United States
1 First Street NE
Washington, DC 20543

 

The chambers of the Supreme Court Justices are located mainly on the second floor of the Supreme Court building, with the exception of Justice Ginsburg's third floor chambers. Their individual chambers are not available to the public, and no direct phone line to a Justice exists for the public. The Justices may be contacted only via traditional mail. The nine Justices and the preferred way to address a letter are listed below.

Chief Justice John G. Roberts

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable John G. Roberts
Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court

Justice Antonin Scalia

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Antonin Scalia
Associate Justice

Justice Anthony M. Kennedy

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy
Associate Justice

Justice Clarence Thomas

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Clarence Thomas
Associate Justice

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice

Justice Stephen G. Breyer

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Stephen G. Breyer
Associate Justice

Justice Samuel Anthony Alito

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Samuel Anthony Alito
Associate Justice

Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Sonia Sotomayor
Associate Justice

Justice Elena Kagan

Address correspondence to:
The Honorable Elena Kagan
Associate Justice

 

Read the latest United States Supreme Court Slip Opinions


 

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