2019 Harris County Family Judges – District & Child Support Court

The Texas State Family District Courts of Harris County (as of this blog post date) are listed here by the Harris County District Clerk. Most of judges are new and were sworn in after the recent November 2018 judicial elections.

The child support (IV-D) courts are specialized “Administrative” courts that hear child support matters.  The Harris County IV-D Associate Judges who handle child support are also listed alongside the other child support court judges of the appropriate Administrative Judicial Region of Texas.

The chart is below of the current family district and IV-D Child support courts as of January 2019. Local rules, court policies, and Judge’s preferences may be found on documents published online by the various courts’ staff on the District Clerk’s website.

Harris County Family District Courts

245Judge Tristan H. Longino
Associate Judge: James Cooper
Location:  201 Caroline, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
309Judge Lisa Marie Dunson
Associate Judge:  Shailey Gupta-Brietzke
Location:  201 Caroline, 16th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
246Judge Angela L. Graves-Harrington
Associate Judge: Yahaira Quezada
Location:  201 Caroline, 16th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
310Judge Sonya L. Heath
Associate Judge: Charles Collins
Location:  201 Caroline, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
247Judge Janice Berg
Associate Judge: Conrad Moren
Location:  201 Caroline, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
311Judge Germaine J. Tanner Associate Judge: Frank Pierce Location:  201 Caroline, 8th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
257Judge Sandra Peake Associate Judge: Deborah Patterson Location:  201 Caroline, 16th Floor Houston, Texas 77002. 312Judge Clinton E. Wells, Jr. Associate Judge: Kimberly Baughman Location:  201 Caroline, 16th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
280Judge Barbara J. Stalder Location: 1200 Congress, 7th Floor Houston, Texas 77002  507Judge Julia Maldonado Associate Judge: Jim Evans Location: 201 Caroline, 15th Floor Houston, Texas 77002.
308Judge Gloria E. Lopez Associate Judge: Ryan Salfiti. Location:  201 Caroline, 8th Floor Houston, Texas 77002. CPCJudge Katrina M. Griffith Location: 1200 Congress, 7th Floor Houston, Texas 77002 

Harris County Child Support (IV-D) Courts

Court 1Hon. Gregory R. Wettman Location: 1115 Congress, 5th Floor Houston, Texas 77002 Court 3Hon. Veronica Torrez Location: 1115 Congress, 2nd Floor Houston, Texas 77002
Court 2*****TBD***** Location: 1115 Congress, 3rd Floor Houston, Texas 77002Court 4Hon. David Longoria Location: 1115 Congress, 4th Floor Houston, Texas 77002

In addition to the above family judges, visiting judges listed here also occasionally sit in for the elected or appointed judge’s above.