The Honorable John Lipscombe

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Judge Lipscombe has served as the presiding judge of the County Court at Law #3 since January, 2011.

Judge Lipscombe also provides an after hours docket providing easier access to working families and students which meets twice per month. It allows the ability to check progress, receipts for surcharge payments and also provides resets for additional time, if needed, to resolve cases. In addition, he mentors defendants probated in his court.

Evening Docket

For resets and/or guidelines, please email:
[email protected]

Court Staff

Judicial Aide:

Delia Garcia
(512) 854-9243


Brian Anderson
(512) 854-3616

Court Reporter:

Ladelle Abilez
(512) 854-9247

Probation Officer:

Shamica Wilson
(512) 854-3527

Blackwell-Thurman Criminal Justice Center

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509 W 11th St, 5th Floor
Austin, TX 78701
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Mailing Address

County Court at Law 3
P.O. Box 1748
Austin, TX 78767


(512) 854-9243


(512) 854-4682