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Brazos County Courts at Law

Brazos County

Learn the virtual court procedures, who you need to contact, and more about the Brazos County Courts at Law.
Overview

Guide Overview

County Courts at Law hear civil cases where the amount in controversy is $500-$25,000, eminent domain cases, protective orders under Texas Family Code chapter 71, class A or B misdemeanor criminal offenses, and appeals of: 

  • Final rulings and decisions of the Texas Workers' Compensation Commission, 

  • Brazos County Justice of the Peace and Municipal Courts, and 

  • State Office of Administrative Hearings concerning Administrative License Revocations. 

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Research Tips

Read our articles on Zoom and how to use it to prepare for your hearing. You should also read the following documents uploaded by the County Clerk: 

Common questions about Brazos County

The Brazos County Courts are in the Brazos County Courthouse at: 

300 E. 26th St 

Bryan, TX 77803  

Phone: (979) 775-7400 
Hours of Operation: Monday–Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

You can use the Brazos County Judicial Records Search available on the District Clerk’s webpage. You can also visit the Civil and Family Records Desk. 

You can read How to E-File to learn about E-Filing.  

Brazos County Courts at Law regularly update their dockets on their court’s webpage. 

County Court at Law No. 1 – Today's Docket

County Court at Law No. 2 – Today's Docket

Instructions & Forms

Honorable Judge Amanda Matzke 

300 E. 26th 

Suite 2210 

Bryan, TX 77803 
 
Phone: (979) 361-4250 

Hours: Monday–Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  

Watch County Court at Law No. 1’s court live stream on YouTube. 

This information is current as of April 18, 2023. 

Checklist Steps

Is this court doing virtual hearings? What platform are they using? Are there any exceptions?
Yes Zoom Contact the court for more information on virtual hearings.

You can visit County Court at Law No. 1’s webpage for the most up-to-date information.  

You can also read the Brazos County Re-Certification of In-Person Operating Plan

Finally, read our article on How to Use Zoom to prepare for a virtual hearing on Zoom. 

All documents you want to file with the court must be filed with the Court Clerk’s Office through e-filing, in person, fax, or by mail. Contact the County Clerk’s Office with any questions at (979) 361-4128 or by emailing kmcqueen@brazoscountytx.gov. 

Also, read Brazos County Local Rules of Administration for more details. 

Contact the court clerk to schedule a hearing in this court. 

Yes. Depending on the complexity of the matter, the court will use its discretion to permit virtual hearings.  

Court staff will contact you after the hearing is set with instructions for the hearing, including how evidence is submitted and presented to the court.  

Contact the Court for more information regarding virtual jury trials.

Possibly. Contact the court if you have concerns. The court will decide whether to allow virtual testimony upon request. 

If you have any questions concerning your case or court procedures, contact the Administrative Assistant, Tiffiany Newton, at (979) 361-4250. 

Honorable Judge Roy Brantley 

300 E. 26th St. 

Suite 2401 

Bryan, TX 77803  
 
Phone: (979) 361-4260 

Hours: Monday–Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed for lunch from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.) 

Watch County Court at Law No. 2’s court live stream on YouTube. 

This information is current as of April 18, 2023. 

Checklist Steps

Is this court doing virtual hearings? What platform are they using? Are there any exceptions?
Yes Zoom Contact the court for more information on virtual hearings.

You can visit County Court at Law No. 2’s webpage for the most up-to-date information.  

You can also read the Brazos County Re-Certification of In-Person Operating Plan

Finally, read our article on How to Use Zoom to prepare for a virtual hearing on Zoom.

All documents you want to file with the court must be filed with the Court Clerk’s Office through e-filing, in person, fax, or by mail. Contact the County Clerk’s Office with any questions at (979) 361-4128 or by emailing kmcqueen@brazoscountytx.gov. 

Also, read Brazos County Local Rules of Administration for more details. 

Contact the court clerk to schedule a hearing in this court. 

Yes. Depending on the complexity of the matter, the court will use its discretion to permit virtual hearings.

Court staff will contact you after the hearing is set with instructions for the hearing, including how evidence is submitted and presented to the court.  

No. All jury trials are being conducted in person only. 

Possibly. Contact the court if you have concerns. The court will decide whether to allow virtual testimony upon request. 

If you have any questions concerning your case or court procedures, contact the Civil Coordinator at (979) 361-4260 or by emailing ksustayta@brazoscountytx.gov

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