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Galveston County Lawyer
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Texas City Attorney
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Texas City Lawyer
Galveston Ticket Lawyer
Galveston Lawyer
Galveston Lawyer
SINCE 1980
Tel. 409-965-8500
LeGrand Law Office
2206 Palmer Hwy.
Texas City, Texas 77590
Galveston County
Texas City has two courts located here.  The Texas City Municipal Court, which handles class C
misdemeanors, violations of city ordinances and driver's license suspension hearings. The precinct
5 Justice of Peace Court of Galveston County is also located here, handling class C
misdemeanors, civil suits where the amount in controversy is up to $10,000, administrative
driver's license suspension hearings, and eviction cases..  Traffic tickets are class C misdemeanors.

Class B and Class A misdemeanors are handled by the County Courts at Law, located in
Galveston, Texas.  Besides, handling Class B and A misdemeanors, the County Court Courts at
Law handle cases in which the amount in controversy is between $500.00 and $200,000.00.   
The County  Courts 1, 2 and 3 also take appeals from justice of peace and municipal courts
located in Galveston County.  A new trial is given on these appeals.  It is called a trial de novo.

The district court has exclusive jurisdiction on felony cases, cases involving title to land, and
election contest cases.  It shares jurisdiction with the county courts, and in some case justice of
the peace courts, for civil cases (its lowest limit for hearing a case is a mere $200 in controversy,
while JP courts can hear cases up to $10,000). In a "catchall" provision it hears all cases "in which
jurisdiction is not placed in another trial court."

The 306th District Family Court of Galveston County handles only family related cases.  It shares
jurisdiction with county courts at law 1, 2 and 3 on family cases.

In addition to judicial powers, district judges also have administrative duties as well. District
judges may remove county officials, officials of a general-law municipality, and municipal court
judges, under certain circumstances. Also, they appoint and supervise the county auditor, oversee
the operations of the adult and juvenile probation offices, and are granted "supervisory"
jurisdiction over the county commissioners court.

A custody battle is one of life's most important.  What in life is more
important to us than our children.  Children are our future and we
play a pivotal role in determining theirs.  It is a fight of love but still
a major fight.  We can help you survive and navigate the mazed
holocaust of your family, and protect your child's future.  When you
need a well-trained-experienced and prepared veteran gladiator,
sensitive to the delicate issues, championing the cause, a best
LOYAL friend and advisor for the duration, call us, we are here to
help.  We're committed to providing you with top notch legal
support. We approach every client with a focus on integrity,
advocacy, and understanding. We fight for you!

Child Custody cases can arise in many different situations generally
in divorces and other affecting the parent child relationship, which
include adoptions, terminations, modifications and paternity cases,
among others
Experience You Can Trust
SINCE 1980
We believe the
client comes first!
SINCE 1980
2206 Palmer Hwy. Texas City Lawyer, TX 77590
Phone: 409-965-8500 Website: www.legrand-law-office.com