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Scott H Jenkins - Civil District Court Judge Resume Example

Emily Bell
Professional Summary

Innovative County Judge adept in the creation of exceptional court cases. Possesses comprehensive knowledge of speaking and decision making.Law and Criminal Justice abilities drive me to success.

  • Law and Government
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • English Language
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Speaking
  • Active Learning
  • Writing
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Instructing
  • Persuasion
  • Time Management
  • Coordination
  • Education and Training
Civil District Court Judge Mar 2010Oct 2014 Scott H. Jenkins Austin , Tx The District Civil Courts have original jurisdiction in all divorce cases, cases involving title to land, election contest cases, and civil matters in which the amount of money or damages involved is $200 or more.
Municipal Court Judge Feb 2005Feb 2010 Ben Harold Austin , Tx These courts have original and exclusive jurisdiction over violations of city ordinances and, within the city limits, have concurrent jurisdiction with justice of the peace courts over Class C misdemeanor criminal cases where the punishment upon conviction is by small fine only. When city ordinances relating to fire safety, zoning, public health, or sanitation are violated, fines of up to $2,000 may be charged, when authorized by the governing body of the city. Municipal judges may issue search or arrest warrants. These courts do not have jurisdiction in most civil cases but do have limited civil jurisdiction in cases which involve owners of dangerous dogs. 
County Judge Jan 2001Jan 2005 Joyce Francis Austin, Tx

The county judge handles such widely varying matters as hearings for beer and wine license applications, hearing on admittance to state hospitals for the mentally ill and mentally retarded, juvenile work permits and temporary guardianships for special purposes. The judge is also responsible for calling elections, posting election notices and for receiving and canvassing the election returns. The county judge may perform marriages.

A county judge in Texas may have judicial responsibility for certain criminal, civil and probate matters - responsibility for these functions vary from county to county. In those counties in which the judge has judicial responsibilities, the judge has appellate jurisdiction over matters arising from the justice courts. The county judge is also head of civil defense and disaster relief, county welfare and in counties under 225,000 population, the judge prepares the county budget along with the county auditor or county clerk.

J.D. : Criminal Justice Mar 1998 Vanderbuilt University Nashville, TN
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Previous Companies:

  • Scott H Jenkins
  • Ben Harold
  • Joyce Francis

Previous Job Positions:

  • Civil District Court Judge
  • Municipal Court Judge
  • County Judge


  • Vanderbuilt University

Level of Education:

  • J.D.

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