Dallas County District Courts & Federal Trial / Appellate Courts

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

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

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:
 

Dallas County Civil Courts at Law:

Dallas County - County Court at Law No. 1
(214) 653-7556

Dallas County - County Court at Law No. 2
(214) 653-7366

Dallas County - County Court at Law No. 3
(214) 653-7595

Dallas County - County Court at Law No. 4
(214) 653-7466

Dallas County - County Court at Law No. 5
(214) 653-6441

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

George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building
Old Building - Fifth Floor, 600 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75202


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

CIVIL DISTRICT COURTS:

Dallas County 14th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Fifth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 540, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6000

Dallas County 44th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Fifth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 540, Dallas, TX 75202
 (214) 653-6996

Dallas County 68th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Fifth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 540, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6510

Dallas County 95th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Sixth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 640, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6361

Dallas County 101st Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, Old Building - Sixth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Suite 685, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6937

Dallas County 116th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Sixth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 640, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6015

Dallas County 134th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, Old Building - Sixth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Suite 650, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6995

Dallas County 160th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Sixth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 640, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-7273

Dallas County 162nd Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Seventh Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 740, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-7348

Dallas County 191st Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Seventh Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 740, Dallas, TX 75202
 (214) 653-6609

Dallas County 192nd Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Seventh Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 740, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-7709

 Dallas County 193rd Civil District Court

George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower - Eighth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 822, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6998

Dallas County 298th Civil District Court
George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Building, New Tower -  Eighth Floor
600 Commerce Street, Box 822, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6781

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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 would file your claim here:

PROBATE COURTS:

Dallas County Probate Court No. 1
501 Main Street, Second Floor, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-7236

Dallas County Probate Court No. 2
509 Main Street, Second Floor, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-7138

Dallas County Probate Court No. 3
501 Main Street, Second Floor, Dallas, TX 75202
(214) 653-6166

 

 

 

 

 


If you want to appeal a decision from a civil court, you will do that here:

STATE INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE COURTS:

Texas Courts of Appeals

Court of Appeals for the Fifth District of Texas
(Fifth Court of Appeals)
(214) 712-3450

County Coverage:
Dallas, Collin, Grayson, Hunt, Rockwall and Kaufman counties.

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

George L. Allen, Sr. Courts Buillding
600 Commerce Street, Suite 200
Dallas, TX 75202-4658


If you want to appeal an appellate decision you will do that here:

FINAL APPELLATE:

The Supreme Court of Texas

Physical Address:
Supreme Court Building
201 West 14th Street, Room 104
Austin, TX 78701

Mailing Address:
PO Box 12248
Austin, TX 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 there is diversity or a "federal question," then a personal injury lawsuit can be filed here:

United States District Court

The Northern District of Texas - Dallas Division

Main Office:
Earle Cabell Federal Building and United States Courthouse
1100 Commerce Street, Room 1452
Dallas, TX 75242

Divisional Office:
Earle Cabell Federal Building and United States Courthouse
1100 Commerce Street, Room 1452
Dallas, TX 75242

CM/ECF Help Desk Number (866) 243-2866
General Information Number (214) 753-2200

JUDGES:

Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater
(214) 753-2333

District Judge Mary Lou Robinson
(806) 468-3800

District Judge Samuel Ray Cummings
(806) 472-1922

District Judge John H. McBryde
(817) 850-6650

District Judge Jorge Antonio Solis
(214) 753-2342

District Judge Terry R. Means
(817) 850-6670

District Judge Sam A. Lindsay
(214) 753-2365

District Judge Barbara M. Lynn
(214) 753-2420

District Judge David C. Godbey
(214) 753-2700

District Judge James E. Kinkeade
(214) 753-2720

District Judge Jane J. Boyle
(214) 753-2740

District Judge Reed Charles O'Connor
(214) 753-2650

Senior District Judge A. Joe Fish
(214) 753-2310

Senior District Judge Robert B. Maloney
(214) 753-2201

Senior District Judge William Royal Furgeson, Jr.
(214) 753-2355

Map of USDC Northern District of Texas - Dallas Division

The Dallas Division covers the following Texas Counties:

Dallas, Ellis, Hunt, Johnson, Kaufman, Navarro, Rockwall


If you wished to appeal from one of the trial courts in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas - Dallas 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 Street, 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 Boulevard, 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 Avenue, 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 Boulevard, Room 300
Austin, TX 78701-2450
(512) 916-5113

Patrick E. Higginbotham
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, 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 Street, 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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