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    Office of Judicial Staff Counsel and Special Magistration
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    The attorneys of the Office of Judicial Staff Counsel and Special Magistration advise and provide counsel to the criminal courts and Criminal Court Administration in regard to difficult legal issues and policy concerns. Importantly, the office specifically manages the post-conviction dockets of the criminal courts and maintains a  special advisory role in complex matters before the courts and court programs.

    Contact


    Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center
    7th Floor
    401 W. Belknap
    Fort Worth, TX 76196-0279

    817-884-2349 
     
    Charles P. Reynolds
    Chief Judicial Staff Counsel
    Post-Conviction Magistrate
     
     
     
    Nelda T. Cacciotti
    Judicial Staff Counsel
    Mental Health Magistrate
     
     
    Joyce L. Meyer
    Paralegal
     
     



     

    INTERNSHIPS

    The Office of Judicial Staff Counsel and Special Magistration is continuously accepting applications from law students regarding internship opportunities with the Criminal Courts.  These internships are unpaid positions.  

    Applicants are required to submit:

    ·         a cover letter,

    ·         a resume,

    ·         three references and

    ·         an internship application form

    Please return all documents via email to:

    judicialstaffcounsel@tarrantcounty.com

     

    Applicant files will be reviewed for potential interviews to be scheduled on an individual basis. 

    Please click on the APPLICATION QESTIONNAIRE for the internship application form.