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Criminal Courts


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Criminal District Courts

The District Criminal Courts preside over felony cases and all misdemeanors involving official misconduct. Once a felony case is indicted by a grand jury, the case is assigned to one of the seven District Courts. The Travis County District Attorney, through his Assistant District Attorneys, represents the State of Texas.


The Honorable Cliff Brown

147th District Court
The Honorable
Cliff Brown

The Honorable David Wahlberg

167th District Court
The Honorable
David Wahlberg

The Honorable Karen Sage

299th District Court
The Honorable
Karen Sage


The Honorable David Crain

331st District Court
The Honorable
David Crain

The Honorable  Julie Kocurek

390th District Court
The Honorable
Julie Kocurek

The Honorable Brenda Kennedy

403rd District Court
The Honorable
Brenda Kennedy


The Honorable Jim Coronado

427th District Court
The Honorable
Jim Coronado

The Honorable Leon Grizzard

Magistrate Court
The Honorable
Leon Grizzard


Criminal Justice Center

Blackwell-Thurman
Criminal Justice Center

  • 509 West 11th, 8th floor
    Austin, TX 78701

Criminal Courts Administration

  • Phone:
    (512) 854-9244
  • Fax:
    (512) 854-4464

Mailing address

  • P.O. Box 1748
    Austin, TX 78767