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The mission statement is an important guide for the direction of the Office of the District Court and our commitment to serving the citizens of these two great and historic counties.


To serve all the citizens of Waller and Grimes Counties, providing fair access to the courts, effective administration, and efficient stewardship of resources, both public and private; to encourage and develop the members of the legal community in their professional and personal relations; to have an inquisitive mind; be consistent; and display moral courage.