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Presidio County Justice of the Peace Courts

Presidio County

Learn the virtual court procedures, who you need to contact, and more about the Presidio County Justice of the Peace Courts.
Overview

Guide Overview

Justice of the Peace (JP) Courts handle civil and criminal cases, including small claims (amount is $20,000 or less), justice court, and administrative hearings. These are lawsuits over debts, evictions, car accidents, unlawful towing, and property issues. Most JP’s perform marriage ceremonies as well. 

This guide contains information on all Presidio County JP Courts. 

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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 from the Local Administrative Judge: 

Common questions about Presidio County

The Presidio County Justice of the Peace Courts are located in two precincts across Presidio County. Contact the Court or consult your citation to determine what precinct your case falls in. 

Presidio County Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 Offers a citation search and payment tool for information on your case online. 

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

You can also read more about E-Filing in JP Courts on their website. 

Presidio County Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 provides a citation search and payment tool for online payments. 

Instructions & Forms

Honorable Judge Dina Jo Marquez 

300 N. Highland 

Marfa, Texas 79843 
 
Phone: (432) 729-4831 

This information is current as of February 23, 2023. 

Checklist Steps

Is this court doing virtual hearings? What platform are they using? Are there any exceptions?
Possibly N/A Contact the Court or consult your notice of hearing for more information on virtual hearing procedures.

You can visit Justice Court Pct. 1's webpage for the most up-to-date information. 

Yes. You can make payments online through the Presidio County Justice of the Peace Court Payment Portal.  

All documents must be e-filed or filed in person or by mail with the court. Contact the court for information on filing a case. 

Contact the court to schedule a hearing.  

Possibly. Depending on the complexity of the matter, type of hearing, and the situation, the court will use its discretion to permit virtual hearings. Contact the court to see if you can schedule a virtual hearing. 

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

Contact the Court for more information on virtual jury trials. 

Possibly. Contact the court coordinator if you have concerns. 

If you have any questions concerning your case or court procedures, contact the court at (432) 729-4831 or by emailing jp1presidioco@co.presidio.tx.us

Honorable Judge Juanita Bishop  

300 E. O’Reilly 

Presidio, Texas 79843 
 
Phone: (432) 229-3705 

(432) 229-4336 

This information is current as of February 23, 2023. 

Checklist Steps

Is this court doing virtual hearings? What platform are they using? Are there any exceptions?
Possibly N/A Contact the Court or consult your notice of hearing for more information on virtual hearing procedures.

You can visit Justice Court Pct. 2's webpage for the most up-to-date information. 

No. Presidio County Justice Court Pct. 2 does not currently offer an online payment portal. Contact the court for more information on payment. 

All documents must be e-filed or filed in person or by mail with the court. Contact the court for information on filing a case. 

Contact the court to schedule a hearing.  

Possibly. Depending on the complexity of the matter, type of hearing, and the situation, the court will use its discretion to permit virtual hearings. Contact the court to see if you can schedule a virtual hearing. 

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

Contact the Court for more information on virtual jury trials. 

Possibly. Contact the court coordinator if you have concerns. 

If you have any questions concerning your case or court procedures, contact the Court at (432) 229-3705 or by emailing justiceofthepeacepct2@co.presidio.tx.us

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