Civil Case

Where Do I File?

"Venue" is where a lawsuit may be brought. Each precinct in Rockwall County serves a different geographic section of the county. Precinct 2 includes Southwest Rockwall County, generally. The following links are provided to assist you in determining which Justice Court should hear your case. You will not receive a refund of court costs if you file on the wrong court or precinct. A defendant requesting a transfer (Motion to Transfer) or other relief must comply with the timeframes in the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure

Rules of Venue

Find Your Precinct

Click here for Small Claims and Debt Claims Case Information

Click here for Eviction and Repair & Remedy Case Information

Civil Filing Fees

Sheriff and Constable Fees Schedule

For assistance in preparing and filing your court documents, visit here: Guide & File.

Attorneys and non-attorney parties may file by electronically using the State E-File portal at https:/, by mail, email or by scheduling an appointment.

Self Help/ Legal Resources Page

Rockwall County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 2
Phone: (972) 204-6730 • Email: • Fax: (972) 204- 6739
Mail: 1111 E. Yellowjacket Ln., Ste. 302, Rockwall, TX 75087
Hours: Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., excluding County Holidays