Judge Derbha Jones did not permit her decline in the 2020 major election for a district court docket choose seat prevent her. Now, immediately after about 18 years as an attorney, she’s the 1 behind the bench.
The Texas Legislature made the new 467th District Court docket of Denton County in 2019 via a bill. It was a person of seven new district courts produced that year to “ensure performance and uniformity in the administration,” according to the bill. Jones, a former applicant for a district decide, filled the position at the beginning of 2021.
Denton’s newest judge is a