120th District Court
Maria Salas-Mendoza, Judge

500 E. San Antonio
Suite 605
El Paso, Texas 79901
Phone (915) 546-2103
Fax (915) 546-2069
myhernandez@epcounty.com

120th District Court

  • In El Paso County, the state district courts have jurisdiction over felony-level criminal, civil, and family law cases arising in El Paso County.
  • The state district courts hold hearings on pre-trial matters nd preside over jury and non-jury trials. Although state district courts have general jurisdiction, some courts handle dockets that specialize in either criminal, civil or family law.
  • State district courts have general jurisdiction, some courts handle dockets that specialize in either criminal, civil or family law.
  • State district court judges are elected to a four year term by the voters of El Paso County. Although state district courts have general jurisdiction, some courts handle dockets that specialize in either criminal, civil or family law.
  • State district court judges are elected to a four year term by the voters of El Paso.