|Job description||Trial court judge for civil cases (under $10,000) and misdemeanor criminal cases. Term is four years.|
|Duties||Handles small claims, tenant and eviction cases, debt claims, traffic tickets and other citations; officiates weddings.|
Note: there are no Republican candidates for this office.
|Sergio L. Leon (incumbent)|
County webpage: https://www.tarrantcounty.com/en/justice-of-the-peace-courts/justice-5/about-us/judge-sergio-l-de-leon.html
Recent News Articles
- “Clinging to power,” Fort Worth Weekly (Jan 12, 2022) https://www.fwweekly.com/2022/01/12/clinging-to-power/