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Civil Courts in Abilene — Taylor County, Texas
in which a Traumatic Brain Injury Lawyer would file a lawsuit

If you live in Abilene or Taylor County and want to file a lawsuit, your Abilene Brain 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:

COUNTY COURTS:

Taylor County Court at Law No. 1
(325) 674-1323

Taylor County Court at Law No. 2
(325) 674-1208

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

300 Oak Street
Abilene, Texas 79602


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

Taylor County District Courts:

Taylor County 104th District Court
(325) 674-1313

Taylor County 326th District Court
(325) 674-1325

Taylor County 350th District Court
(325) 674-1210

Taylor County 42nd District Court
(325) 674-1314

The District Courts for Taylor County are located at:

300 Oak Street
Abilene, Texas 79602


If there was a Wrongful Death and Survivorship lawsuit and there was an Estate or Guardianship proceeding established in the Taylor County Probate Courts, then an Abilene Brain Injury Lawyer could file in:

PROBATE COURTS:

Taylor County 104th District Court
(325) 674-1313

Taylor County 326th District Court
(325) 674-1325

Taylor County 350th District Court
(325) 674-1210

Taylor County 42nd District Court
(325) 674-1314

 

 

 

 

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

Taylor County Court at Law No. 1
(325) 674-1323

Taylor County Court at Law No. 2
325-674-1208

The Probate Courts for Oakland County are located at:

300 Oak Street
Abilene, Texas 79602


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

STATE INTERMEDIATE APPELLATE COURTS:

Eleventh Court of Appeals of Texas

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

100 West Main Street, Suite 300
Eastland, Texas 76448

County Coverage:
Baylor, Borden, Brown, Callahan, Coleman, Comanche, Dawson, Eastland, Ector, Erath, Fisher, Gaines, Glasscock, Haskell, Howard, Jones, Knox, Martin, Midland, Mitchell,
Nolan, Palo Pinto, Scurry, Shackelford, Stephens, Stonewall, Taylor, Throckmorton Counties


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:
Supreme Court of Texas
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 your civil suit involves a person who lives out-of-state, or if there is diversity or a “federal question,” then a personal injury lawsuit can be filed in:

United States District Court

The Northern District of Texas - Abilene Division

Abilene Divisional Office:
341 Pine Street, Room 2008
Abilene, Texas 79601
(325) 677-6311
ECF Help Desk: (806) 472-1905

Headquarters and Dallas Divisional Office:
1100 Commerce Street, Room 1452
Dallas, Texas 75242
(214) 753-2200
ECF Help Desk: (866) 243-2866

Law Library open to the public:

Taylor County Law Library
300 Oak Street, Suite 301
Abilene, Texas 79602

JUDGES:

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

Senior District Judge

A. Joe Fish
(214) 753-2200

Robert B. Maloney
(214) 753-2200

William Royal Furgeson
(214) 753-2200

District Judge
Mary Lou Robinson
(214) 753-2200

Samuel Ray Cummings
(214) 753-2200

John H. McBryde
(214) 753-2200

Jorge Antonio Solis
(214) 753-2200

Terry R. Means
(214) 753-2200

Sam A. Lindsay
(214) 753-2200

Barbara M. Lynn
(214) 753-2200

David C. Godbey
(214) 753-2200

James E. Kinkeade
(214) 753-2200

Jane J. Boyle
(214) 753-2200

Reed Charles O'Connor
(214) 753-2200

Map of USDC Northern District of Texas - AbileneDivision

The Abilene Division covers the following Texas Counties:

Jones, Nolan, Stephens, Throckmorton, Fisher, Haskell, Howard, Shackelford, Stonewall,
Taylor, Callahan, Eastland, and Mitchell counties


If you wished to appeal from one of the trial courts in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas - Abilene 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, Texas 77002
(713) 250-5484

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

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

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

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

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

Fortunato P. Benavides
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 450, Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 916-5796

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

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

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

Edward C. Prado
755 E. Mulberry Avenue, Suite 350, San Antonio, Texas 78212
(210) 472-4060

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

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

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

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

Senior Judges:

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

Will Garwood
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 300, Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 916-5113

Patrick E. Higginbotham
903 San Jacinto Boulevard, Room 400, Austin, Texas 78701
(512) 916-5723

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

Rhesa H. Barksdale
245 E. Capitol Street, Room 200, Jackson, Minnesota 39201
(601) 965-5840

Harold R. DeMoss, Jr.
515 Rusk Avenue, Room 12015, Houston, Texas 77002
(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

 

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