decide on matters and render judgments related to civil actions. Some of the different
case (cause) types heard in civil courts include malpractice, damages, breach of
contract, personal injury, multi-district litigation, etc.
Customer Service provides assistance related to criminal, civil and family
cases (causes). This section is responsible for receiving and processing incoming
customer requests including purchasing
copies and reports and filing documents in existing cases (causes).
accepts pleadings, filings and documents on civil-related matters filed in the Harris
County District Courts. This section also produces the service documents as requested
on civil cases (causes) and accepts out-of-county civil transfers for filings in
Post Trial prepares the clerk’s record for Civil and Family appellate
cases (causes), processes abstracts and executions, cost statements, expunctions,
outgoing transfer of venue cases (causes), and approves supersedeas bonds.