The Honorable Brenda Kennedy

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Judge Kennedy is the Presiding Judge for the Criminal Courts.

She has served as the Presiding Judge of the 403rd District Court since December 1, 2002.

Judge Kennedy also presides over both Drug Court and the Youthful Offender Support Court (YOSC). Drug Court is a multi-disciplinary drug treatment and case management intervention program. The YOSC offers select participants an opportunity to participate in a program that utilizes a collaborative effort between the Judiciary, community supervision and counseling staff to provide specialized supportive supervision, intervention, treatment and resource linkage to youthful felony clients.

403rd District Court Guidelines
Drug Court
Youthful Offender Support Court

For resets, please email:
[email protected]

Court Staff

Court Coordinator:

Kamala White
(512) 854-9808


Deputy Shelby Werner
(512) 854-6448

Court Reporter:

Roxanne Davenport
(512) 854-9620

Probation Officer:

Monica Noyola
(512) 854-7685

Blackwell-Thurman Criminal Justice Center

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509 W 11th St, 2nd Floor
Austin, TX 78701
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Mailing Address

403rd District Court
P.O. Box 1748
Austin, TX 78767



(512) 854-9808


(512) 854-4683