Lynn Ellison,
81st District Judge

Russell Wilson,
218th District Judge

De’Ann Belicek,
Court Administrator

Heather Fischer,
Court Coordinator

Norma Villanueva,
Assistant Court Coordinator

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Welcome to the 81st & 218th Judicial District Court website . . .
Serving Atascosa, Frio, Karnes, La Salle and Wilson Counties

Attorney Resources

Through this site, attorneys can review current court dates and request setting dates for their cases. Visit the Attorney Section to access the Online Request Form and Instructions, as well as other pertinent information.

This online system is designed to facilitate the setting of court appearances in the most efficient manner for both attorneys and court personnel.

Public Resources

The public can review the Court Calendar to verify dates and times of hearings. Jury Duty information can also be found on the General Information page.

If you have any questions, please contact our office at 830-769-3750 or via email at


Official Court Reporter needed for the 81st Judicial District that covers five counties: Atascosa, Frio, Karnes, LaSalle, & Wilson. The Court Reporter will work under Judge Lynn Ellison. If you are interested, please send your resumes or questions to Thank you.