The Supreme Court of Texas has mandated that all attorneys file court documents electronically including Jefferson County) with regard to civil cases beginning June 1, 2014.
As a result of this mandate, except in juvenile cases, attorneys are now required to electronically file (e-file) documents in civil or probate cases in Jefferson County. Unrepresented (pro se) parties and case participants who are not attorneys may e-file, but are not required to do so.
efiletexas.gov to start e-filing now.
If you have questions, please contact us at (409) 835-8475, Option 3.
When opening a new case, a Civil Case Information Sheet is required, under Rule 78a of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure. Download the appropriate information sheet below:
Please attach the Civil Case Information Sheet to your petition or application.