Along with having its own court system, Amarillo is home to the Seventh Court of Appeals. Amarillo county courts and the Seventh Court of Appeals will have different standards and rules related to practicing in those respective courts.
You can access information about the Seventh Court of Appeals on the Texas Judicial Branch website. Once there, you will find information about the Seventh Court of Appeals, ranging from the counties it serves to information for practicing before the court, such as court-specific rules and how to file a case.
By clicking on General Rules & Standards, you can find general appellate rules (such as the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure and the Texas Rules of Evidence) to specific local rules. Note, this page refers you to the interactive map discussed in the previous tab.
Amarillo is located in Potter and Randall County. By using the interactive map, you can access information about the district and county courts in Amarillo.
By clicking on any of the district or county court links provided through the interactive map, you will be redirected to the Potter or Randall County homepage.
From here, you can access more information about the county by going to the District Clerk page.
On the District Clerk page, you will find county-specific rules related to practicing in Potter and Randall County.