It's time for representation that puts our community first. Together we can change the status quo, break barriers that continue to hold our community back, and build a better future for our youth. In me, you will find a heart of service, knowledge, and integrity.
Community engagement is crucial when rebuilding rapport and trust.
Eighteen years of legal experience, certified mediator, and core registered paralegal.
Objective, unbiased, ethical, and principled.
RESPONSIBILIITES OF A JUSTICE OF THE PEACE
A Dallas County Justice of the Peace (JP) presides over small claims cases up to $20K, debt claim cases, eviction cases, Class C Misdemeanors, Administrative Proceedings (i.e., driver's license suspension appeals), and emergency detention requests. JP's can also issue birth certificates as well as perform marriage ceremonies.