Juror Information

Rockwall County Online Jury Services

  • Check your juror status online
  • Claim an exemption or disqualification online
  • Complete your juror questionnaire online   
  • Postpone your jury service online

 Reporting Location

 Rockwall County Courthouse
Liberty Hall - First Floor
1111 E. Yellow Jacket Lane
Rockwall, Texas 75087

 Juror Instructions


  • No electronic devices (cellphone etc.)
  • Appropriate attire is required. (no shorts, tank tops, etc.)
  • The law provides that the court may not excuse any juror for economic reasons unless all parties of record are present and approve such excuse. The court adheres to a very strict excuse policy.
  • All persons entering the building are subject to metal detection screening and search.
  • To file a disqualification or exemption, complete the juror information and sworn affidavit form.  Return it to us or submit it online.  See the above link.



Common Questions


Q. How was I selected?


A. You were selected at random from a combined list of voter registrations and driver registrations from the county in which you live.

Q. What are the different types of cases?


A. Criminal and Civil

Q. Will I be paid for being a juror?


A. Yes. You will be paid a minimum of $6 for the first day if you are not chosen on a jury. You will be paid $40 for each additional day you served as a juror.

Q. Must my employer pay me while I am on jury duty?


A. Your employer is not required to pay you while on jury duty: however, employers are prohibited by law from firing an employee for serving as a juror.

Q. What if I have a special need or emergency?


A. After you have been selected as a juror on a trial panel, if you have a special need or an emergency, tell the bailiff.


  1. Lea Carlson

    District Clerk

  2. Physical Address
    1111 E Yellowjacket Lane
    Suite 200
    Rockwall, TX 75087


    Directions

    Phone: (972) 204-6500

    Hours
    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Our office requests that all financial transactions are to be finalized by 4:00 P.M.