According to The Supreme Court of Texas, an order was signed adopting Texas Rule of Civil Procedure 21c and Amendments to Texas Rules of Civil Procedure 4, 21, 21a, and 502.1, Texas Rules of Appellate Procedure 6 and 9, and the Supreme court Order Directing the Form of the Appellate Record in Civil Cases to be effective January 1, 2016 for Val Verde County. This order mandates electronic filing in all Civil Courts and restricts us from accepting paper filing from any filer other than Pro Se filers. Please, click on the following link to learn more about electronic filing www.efiletexas.gov.

Initial Filings  
Case Information Sheet should be submitted as an attachment. Exhibits should be submitted as an attachment if referenced in the petition, otherwise a separate filing. Citation Requests, Copies and the like are under Optional Services. If the Citation Request is required, it can be downloaded from the Clerk's website. The filer can request copies as an optional service to be attached to the citation. The addresses of the plaintiff is required. The address of the defendant is required. In preparing an Original Petition all parties should be listed. All exhibits should be merged into a single document