Written by attorney Michael Glynn Busby Jr.

Fort Bend County Texas divorce courts

Fort Bend Texas Divorce Courts

This article does not address the Title IV courts in Fort Bend only the divorce courts. There are two divorces courts in Fort Bend County. Both courts require mediation before a temporary orders hearing involving child custody. The 387th typically calls docket at 9 a.m. and the cases are bifurcated between the judges based on even or odd numbers. You have one presiding judge and one associate judge. The 328th calls docket at 8:30 a.m. and the associate judge sits in during docket and is assigned cases by the presiding judge who then takes the cases over to his courtroom. Both courts require you to sign up in the 1st floor with your filings on the day of a prove up of an uncontested divorce. The 328th requires you to sign up before 8:15 a.m. Do not be late. Both courts require a parenting class before you can complete a divorce with children, but many times do not enforce this requirement. Cases once filed in the Fort Bend County Divorce Courts are not brought to trial unless you motion the court. The court will set cases for dismissal for failure to prosecute after about 2 years if you do not seek a trial setting. Contact information for the court is listed below.

Available on the web at:

328th Judicial District: (281) 341-4406

Honorable Ronald R. Pope, Judge

Courtroom: 3C

Judge and Support Staff are:

Ronald R. Pope (Judge), Sue Anne Pitcock (Court Coordinator), Roger Thomson (Bailiff), Sylvia Thompson (Court Reporter), Rudy Parisi (Bailiff), and Walter Armatys (Associate Judge)

Address: 1422 Eugene Heimann Circle

Richmond, TX 77469

Mailing Address: 301 Jackson Street

Richmond, TX 77469

387th Judicial District: (281) 238-3290

Honorable Brenda Mullinix, Judge

Courtroom: 3H

Address: 1422 Eugene Heimann Circle Richmond, TX 77469

Mailing Address: 301 Jackson Street Richmond, TX 77469

Fort Bend Texas Divorce Courts also would be applicable to the following communities within the Fort Bend, Texas Area:

Arcola, Orchard, Beasley, Richmond, Fulshear, Rosenberg, Houston, Simonton, Katy, Stafford, Meadows Place, Sugarland, Missouri City, Weston Lakes, Needville, Thompsons, Fairchilds, Pleak, Cinco Ranch, Cumings, Fifth Street, Four Corners, Fresno, Greatwood, Mission Bend, New Territory, Pecan Grove, Sienna Plantation, Booth, Crabb, Clodine, Foster, Guy, Juliff, Long Point, Pittsville, Powell Point, Tavener

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